History of Daufuskie Island by Wick Scurry

Daufuskie Island, which is located just south of Hilton Head Island, is a tiny little historic island.

Wick Scurry discusses the history and some of Hilton Head's most notorious inhabitants, including Pat Conroy, notorious Dr. Buzzard, and others in this video.

Daufuskie Island has a rich and colorful history that is well worth exploring. The island was originally inhabited by the Yamacraw Indians, who were known for their hunting and fishing skills. Over time, the island became a popular spot for pirates and other outlaws, and it was even used as a base for smuggling operations.

Historic artifacts located in the Bloody Point Light House on Daufuskie Island

Today, Daufuskie Island continues to be a popular destination for travelers from all over. Whether you are looking for an exciting adventure or a relaxing retreat, there is something for everyone on this unique island.

Food & Drink on Daufuskie Island at the Old Daufuskie Crab Company Resaurant

Scrap Iron cocktail is a popular drink on Daufuskie Island. It is made with a secret recipe, and it is sure to quench your thirst on a hot day. If you are looking for a refreshing drink to enjoy while you are on Daufuskie Island, be sure to have... one! They can be very strong, so please proceed with caution 🍻

View of the Old Daufuskie Crab Company Restaurant located on Freeport Marina on Daufuskie Island, South Carolina

The delicious Daufuskie Deviled Crab is a delacy and a must-try when you visit the Old Daufuskie Crab Company Restaurant located at Freeport Marina. This crab dish is sure to tantalize your taste buds, and it is the perfect way to experience the culinary traditions of Daufuskie Island

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