Grand Strand State Parks by the Numbers

June 2018
Written By: 
Julie Flanagan

- 335 campsites between the two parks

- 2,800: approximate acreage of both parks combined

- 43rd year of the Atalaya Arts & Crafts Festival, which will be held this September at Huntington Beach State Park

- FIVE DOLLARS cost of adult admission to both parks

- 1936 the year Myrtle Beach State Park opened, making it the first park to open in the state system

- 300+: species of birds that have been spotted at Huntington Beach State Park

- ONE fishing pier at MBSP—an awesome place for fishing, crabbing and watching wildlife