Field Trips

Morris Island Field Trip

Coastal Expeditions’ knowledge of barrier islands is unmatched.

— Southern Living

Boat Tour to a Barrier Island

Take the Coastal Expeditions School Boat to Morris Island from our private Shem Creek campus in Mount Pleasant, SC.

Fossil hunting, barrier island ecology and local history make this school field trip perfect for grades 1-5.

Things to Know

  • Designed for elementary students
  • Field trip duration is 3 hours
  • $40/student, minimum of 15
  • Kids should dress for the weather, wear hats and bring sunscreen/water bottle

Find Out More

If you'd like to know more or schedule a field trip, just fill out this brief form. We'll get back to you quickly.

Safety

  • Coastal Expeditions vessels hold annual certificates of inspection from the US Coast Guard
  • Captains are 50-100 ton Master Captains
  • Naturalist educators are trained in first aid, CPR, life guarding and sea kayaking
  • Coastal Expeditions has nearly 30 years of experience leading school groups in the Carolina Lowcountry by kayak and boat
Explore. Chat. Visit. And come on back, y’all.
@coastalexpeditions

Shem Creek in Mount Pleasant Rentals

Offering Kayaks and Paddleboards

Take in the stunning beauty of local creeks and waters from one of our kayaks or SUPs. Walk-ups are welcome or call / text to book and we’ll be ready when you are. All gear and instruction provided.

Call or text 843.884.7684 to book.

Outpost Location

Need A Guide?

If you really want to get a feel for the local history, identify the native wildlife, and get to special places, you'll need someone experienced to show you the way. We'll get you there.

Check out our Shem Creek in Mount Pleasant tours.

Rent a Kayak or Paddleboard Click to Book via Text

Isle of Palms Rentals

Offering Kayaks and Paddleboards

Take in the stunning beauty of local creeks and waters from one of our kayaks or SUPs. Walk-ups are welcome or call / text to book and we’ll be ready when you are. All gear and instruction provided.

Call or text 843.884.7684 to book.

Outpost Location

Need A Guide?

If you really want to get a feel for the local history, identify the native wildlife, and get to special places, you'll need someone experienced to show you the way. We'll get you there.

Check out our Isle of Palms tours.

Rent a Kayak or Paddleboard Click to Book via Text