Number #1 island In the United States
According to Travel & Leisure Magazine Hilton Head is the #1 best island in the country. With an average temperature of 70 degrees, year round and 12 miles of beaches all with their own easy public access areas. Coligny Beach is probably the most popular, also Sea Pines, Palmetto Dunes and Folly Field Beach. While not known for shelling, the beaches are known for sand dollars and starfish that wash up on the shores.