As water temperatures rise, that pull to get out on the waves gets stronger, doesn’t it?
Winter getaways to Myrtle Beach are sublime. Escaping to the Grand Strand in spring? Spectacular. But there’s nothing like summer fun in the sun here.
A big part of that: Watersports.
Here’s your guide to having a blast in the waves this summer in Myrtle Beach. Whether you seek thrills or to chill, there’s something here for you. Don’t forget the sunscreen!
Ever see those cool parachutes way over the ocean and think, ‘I could do that”? You definitely can, and it’s a thrilling view you can’t get any other way. Downwind Sails Watersports can take you 300 feet above the waves for a memorable trip.
For Jet Skiing
Island Adventures Watersports rents these wave-running watercraft hourly, including instruction and safety gear. It’s a phenomenal operation with new, fast, 2020 model jet skis. Get friendly expert instruction if you need it, too.
For Mothership Kayaking
Ride out onto Murrells Inlet aboard the Osprey, then venture off in inflatable kayaks. By taking a mothership, you can explore places that would be difficult to reach for an adventure. Check out Blue Waves Adventures for this one-of-a-kind experience.
For Dolphin Touring
How about unwinding with a scenic dolphin-watch trip on a new jet ski? Take a tour to prime viewing areas for dolphins with Action Water Sportz. You can also have this amazing experience on a pontoon boat.
For Luxury Boat Renting
Cruise the waterway in a premium watercraft from Beach House Boat Rentals. Choose a 24-foot cruising tritoon with the capacity to carry as many as 11 people. Check out a fleet of other luxury craft to take your party out onto the water.
Island Adventures Watersports is your spot for another fun activity: Wakeboarding. Take a scenic trip on the Waccamaw River with as many as six people, for beginners or experts. You’ll be pulled behind a boat on a surfboard-like board for a thrilling ride.
For Banana-Boat Riding
Hang on tight — there’s nothing quite like the fun and bumpy ride you’ll take on a big yellow boat in the Atlantic Ocean! Experienced captains are serious about safety but also well-versed in watersports excitement. Downwind Sails Watersports has your floatable fruit ready to roll.
For Trying New Things
How about a sunset kayak tour for an amazing, peaceful experience? There’s a world of wildlife and water features in this area to discover. Some outfits have the guides and means to reveal this world to you, such as Kokopelli Surf Camp.