Waterloo Estates: Explore the Top 5 Nature Attractions on Johns Island

Arguably, one of the best things about living on Johns Island, SC is the abundance of locations that have embraced the natural beauty of the Lowcountry, and preserved it for others to enjoy. Let’s take a look at some of those places, and why you should add them to your itinerary today:


Angel Oak Park
Here you’ll find the location of one of Johns Island’s most heralded, natural attractions, the Angel Oak. Estimated to pre-date the Middle Ages, the 65-ft-high tree serves as the centerpiece to a multi-acre park. A favorite of both children and adults, residents and visitors alike, Angel Oak Park is a can’t-miss attraction. 


Irvin House Vineyards
Found on Wadmalaw Island, a next-door neighbor to Johns Island, SC, Irvin House Vineyards is Charleston’s only winery and features acres of vintage grape vines that produce about 3,200 cases of wine each year. From weekly wine tastings to the annual “Blessing of the Vines”, complete with grape stomping, the Irvin House is a major draw, attracting 40,000 visitors just last year.


Capers Island Heritage Preserve
Found on the Barrier Islands that line the east coast of the Lowcountry, this maze of marshland and marine ecosystems is accessible only by boat. There are several charter companies that schedule daylong trips to the area, complete with tutorials, fishing, crabbing and more.


Mullet Hall Equestrian Center
Come get up close and personal with some of the most beautiful and majestic creatures the area has to offer. The center boasts 20 miles of riding trails, which is plenty of room for you and your horses to explore the surrounding landscape.

Captain Jack's Kiawah Sailing and Dolphin Watching


Grab a charter with this whimsical company and set sail for a one-of-a-kind adventure. Usually lasting the better part of an afternoon, their charter packages accommodate families of all sizes and experience levels.


Johns Island’s virtually endless naturescapes are one of many reasons why so many decide to set up shop around the area. Let us help you get started on the journey here to Waterloo Estates.


For more information about the Johns Island, SC area or about the steps needed to take to call the area “home,” contact us today at info@crescenthomes.net. 


Waterloo Estates
2828 Olivia Marie Lane
Johns Island, SC 29455
843-872-6447