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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina - View from Morse Park Landing - Terry Shoemaker
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
View from Morse Park Landing
©Terry Shoemaker

CNPA 2015 Photography Weekend

Pawleys Island, South Carolina
May 14 - 17, 2015

Registration opens March 01, 2015 at 02:00pm

Thursday Evening, May 14
7pm-9pm - Orientation and meet your guides

Friday, May 15
All day - Guided and self-guided tours

Saturday, May 16
All day Guided and self-guided tours
7pm-9pm - Upload your favorite weekend image
for Sunday contest

Sunday, May 17
9am-11am - Photo Contest w/cash prizes
Limited To 60 Participants
$60 Registration


Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort, Pawleys Island, SC

Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort (website)
14276 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island, South Carolina 29585
843-237-3000

Reservations: $71.10 Seaside Rooms
$89.10 - Summerhouse (1 Bedroom Scenic Suites)
* All rate are plus current 10% tax and 5% resort fee

Please call the hotel directly to receive the CNPA discounted rates at 843-237-3000.
You will not receive the discount with online reservations.





Field Trip Information


Brookgreen Gardens - Oak Alley - Ed Robidoux
Brookgreen Gardens
Oak Alley
© Ed Robidoux


Friday, 05/15/15
05:45 am-
7:00 am
Sunrise at Morse Park Landing
Limit: 15
Leave hotel at 5:30am.

Beautiful spot for sunrise over the marsh.

05:45 am-
7:00 am
Sunrise at Garden City Pier
Limit: 15
Leave hotel at 5:30am.

Sunrise over the ocean with pier.

07:00 am-
10:00 pm
Huntington State Park
Limit: 15
Cost: Pay onsite - daily rates are $5 pp; $3.25 for SC residents over 65.
Departure: Leave hotel at 6:45am.

You will find ocean views from a beautiful beach with dunes and sea grasses. There is also a large expanse of marsh with a variety of birds and alligators.

07:15 am-
10:00 am
Waccatee Zoo
Limit: 15
Cost: $10
Departure: Leave hotel at 6:30am. The Zoo is approximately 40 minutes.

We will have exclusive time in the rookery. Great Egrets possibly with young, nest building, in flight, nesting; Anhingas, Blue Herons, Promontory Warblers and Alligators.

09:30 am-
12:00 pm
Brookgreen Gardens - Gardens and Sculptures
Limit: 15
Cost: Pay onsite, $14 for seven day pass
Departure: Leave hotel at 9:15am.

This is a sensational garden with live oak area, many sculptures and water features.

09:30 am-
12:00 pm
Brookgreen Gardens - Zoo and Butterfly House
Limit: 15
Cost: Pay onsite, $14 seven day pass plus $3 for 30 min. Butterfly house
Departure: Leave hotel at 9:15am.

The Zoo and Butterfly House are special features at Brookgreen.

11:45 am-
04:00 pm
Georgetown Harbor/North Island Cruise (Friday only)
Limit: 40
Cost: $55
Departure: Leave hotel at 11:00am. The boat is about 25 miles from the hotel.

You may see dolphin, American Eagles, driftwood seashells, wild hog and deer along with shoreline views.


Saturday, 05/16/15
05:45 am-
7:00 am
Sunrise at Morse Park Landing
Limit: 15
Leave hotel at 5:30am.

Beautiful spot for sunrise over the marsh.

05:45 am-
7:00 am
Sunrise at Garden City Pier
Limit: 15
Leave hotel at 5:30am.

Sunrise over the ocean with pier.

07:00 am-
10:00 pm
Huntington State Park
Limit: 15
Cost: Pay onsite - daily rates are $5 pp; $3.25 for SC residents over 65.
Departure: Leave hotel at 6:45am.

You will find ocean views from a beautiful beach with dunes and sea grasses. There is also a large expanse of marsh with a variety of birds and alligators.

07:15 am-
10:00 am
Waccatee Zoo
Limit: 15
Cost: $10
Departure: Leave hotel at 6:30am. The Zoo is approximately 40 minutes.

We will have exclusive time in the rookery. Great Egrets possibly with young, nest building, in flight, nesting; Anhingas, Blue Herons, Promontory Warblers and Alligators.

09:30 am-
12:00 pm
Brookgreen Gardens - Gardens and Sculptures
Limit: 15
Cost: Pay onsite, $14 for seven day pass
Departure: Leave hotel at 9:15am.

This is a sensational garden with live oak area, many sculptures and water features.

09:30 am-
12:00 pm
Brookgreen Gardens - Zoo and Butterfly House
Limit: 15
Cost: Pay onsite, $14 seven day pass plus $3 for 30 min. Butterfly house
Departure: Leave hotel at 9:15am.

The Zoo and Butterfly House are special features at Brookgreen.

08:00 am-
11:00 pm
Segway Photo Safari at Huntington SP (Saturday only)
Limit: 10
Cost: $80
Cost includes an all-day pass to Huntington Beach SP
Departure: Leave hotel at 7:30am

Segway is a two wheeled electric people mover. You will be trained in its operation prior to starting the Safari. Rider must sign a liability waiver. Expect to see all the areas under Huntington State Park trips.


Independent Outings
All Day-
ON YOUR OWN
Brookgreen Gardens, sunrise locations, Huntington State Park are all available on your own. You may go to the Waccatee Zoo during their normal hours on your own. In addition, the Ripley's Aquarium is about 45 minutes and costs $23.99.



Georgetown Lighthouse seen on North Island cruise - Ron Blanchard
Georgetown Lighthouse seen on North Island cruise - © Ron Blanchard

If you have specific questions about the field trips, please contact Ed Robidoux <ed.robidoux@gmail.com>.

Disclaimer: All field trips are subject to change depending on weather and other conditions during this event.

No Refunds after April 30, 2015