Mount Pleasant Magazine Jan/Feb 2023

26 www. ReadMPM. com | www.MountPl easantMagaz i ne. com | www.MountPl easantPodcas t . com BY COL I N MCCANDLESS Welcome to SEWE Where celebrating nature is an art People are drawn to the Lowcountry in large part because of the beaches, the salt marshes, the mossdraped oaks, the cypress swamps — ` the stunning natural landscapes that inspire awe and support an array of recreational activities. East of the Cooper, a boating, kayaking or stand-up paddleboarding trip through Shem Creek provides an opportunity to see much of it — dolphins frolicking, “Ac ros s the Mar sh” by Hi l ar i e Lamber t .