Hickory Forest, SC
Hickory Forest, SC
Contemporary and traditional homes are located in Hilton Head Island, SC on expansive wooded lots in a forest community setting. Interior views include a melding of indoor-outdoor architecture, with large, well-sited windows conveying the forested landscape to those inside. These wooded vistas are a part of every room. Natural colors and materials are favored, as are luxurious, spa like bathrooms.
The community’s carefully preserved and nurtured natural beauty will be appreciated by lovers of the outdoors seeking an upscale community of dwellings constructed in the last 25 years. Homes are in the $300,000 to $600,000 range, with an average cost per square foot of $161.
What can you do in Hickory Forest?
Hickory Forest is located in the northern part of Hilton Head, on the Atlantic Ocean, and is adjacent to the Pickney Island National Wildlife Refuge, a superb location for kayaking and biking.
This refuge traverses four islands and 4,000 acres. Its preservation goals include protection of the natural habitat and of the resident endangered species.
At approximately 1,200 acres, Pinckney is the largest of the refuge’s islands and the sole refuge island open for public exploration.
There is a sandy road shaded by trees and with some incomparable views of marshland and subtropical forest. You may get the chance to observe some wading birds. There is also fishing here and in many of the surrounding areas.
The Country Club of Hilton Head Golf Course is family friendly and a very active tournament host, offering yet another opportunity for outdoor recreation.
Much More than a Place to Live
While Hickory Forest has many outdoor activities, there are many urban choices for recreation. There are over 250 restaurants on the island offering sumptuous and elegant dining.
Some of the exciting events taking place right now are a series of art exhibitions, tours of historic sites, Pickney Island walking tours with bird watching, Fort of Port Royal Presentation and Coastal Butterfly Discovery.
The community of Hilton Head is a rare place, where community and government work together to preserve and appreciate their environment and their cultural heritage. Come to Hickory Forest to savor the peace and splendor of forest and the sea, and stay for a caring community that nurtures all its resources.