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Fishing at the Crab Dock Closed for the Season / Nesting Sea Turtles

Please know the crab dock and adjacent area is closed to hook and line fishing through labor day.  Folks can hook and line fish in all other areas of the Impoundment so long as an alligator is not present. Crabbing and cast netting is permitted at the crab dock. But again, be mindful of the alligators. Remember to dispose of unwanted bait fish on the outside of the impoundment. For more …Read More

Equipment Rental Guidelines – 24 Hour Notice Required for Reservations

May 24, 2018 Dear Owners, To accommodate our owners, contractors and vendors with equipment rentals, we ask that you provide us with a minimum of 24 hours’ notice and follow the rental guidelines below: 1. Provide a minimum of 24 hours’ notice Call or email Catherine at catherine@deweesislandsc.com or 843.568.3992 at least 24 hours in advance. Please provide the date, time and equipment needed. 2. Proof of Insurance All contractors …Read More

Our Top 10 Are Back! Friendly Reminders for the Summer Season

Here are our Top 10 Helpful Reminders to use as a guide while staying on Dewees during the busy season. We greatly appreciate your cooperation, and hope that you and your families have a fun and safe Holiday weekend. Be sure to also check out our events calendar for upcoming activities on the island! 1. Safety First! Public Safety Department can be reached 24/7 at 843.296.4952. If you have an emergency, call 9-1-1. 2. Call …Read More

Artists, Lisa Dufree and Tom Player Art Exhibit – May 25

Dewees Island Arts Council Presents Sculptor Tom Player   And Modern Fiber Artist Lisa Durfee Opening Reception Friday May 25 2018 5:30 PM The Huyler House, Dewees Island, SC Tom , Furman University, BA and University of Virginia, JD brings us thirteen vastly different creations ranging from his epic bronze of St. George Slaying the Dragon to a whimsical acrylic of fly fishing on windy flats. Each of his works …Read More

Pool Will Be Closed June 4 – 6 for Repairs & Maintenance

Dear Community, We unfortunately discovered we need to make some repairs in the pool house and pool area. Repairs and maintenance will begin on Monday, June 4 and is expected to be finished within three days. We sincerely apologize for the timing of the maintenance and will do our best to have the pool back up and running as quickly as possible.  Please know that the pool will be open …Read More

Pickle Ball Every Wednesday and Sunday from 2 – 4pm, weather permitting

Pickleball is a paddle sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis, and table tennis. The Dewees games have four players using solid paddles to hit a perforated polymer ball, similar to a Wiffle Ball, over a net. The sport shares features of other racquet sports, the dimensions and layout of a badminton court, and a net and rules somewhat similar to tennis, with several modifications. Pickleball has become one of America’s most popular growing sports among all ages. If …Read More

Heavy Traffic in Charleston Area Due to Bridge Closing – Plan Ahead

Dear Community Members, As many of our locals area aware, the Wando River Bridge on I-526 remains closed for temporary repair. We wanted to inform community members who may be planning to visit Dewees in the next coming weeks to plan ahead while traveling. Fortunately, the bridge closing does not impact coming to the island as much as it does leaving. However, if you have a flight to catch, or …Read More