Boating, Fishing, and Travel Information for Skull Creek, north entrance, SC
Skull Creek is located along the northern tip of Hilton Head Island in Beaufort County, SC. Towards the north Skull Creek leads toward the Chechessee River and the Port Royal Sound and to the south the Calibogue Sound by the southern tip of Hilton Head Island. On the bank of the creek on Hilton Head Island is a historic archeological site that includes two shell middens thought to date back to the early second millennium BC. Some of the earliest pottery known in North America has been found in the area.
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