Located off Longpoint Road near to Boone Hall and Charleston County Park, the family-friendly subdivision of Longpoint offers easy access to I-526, Towne Centre and the Belle Hall Shopping Centre. The Francis Marion National Forest is also nearby, as are many of the area beaches. The nearby 943-acre Palmetto Islands County Park, which features a 50-foot observation tower, a kayak launch, paved trails, a sand volleyball court and a tidal creek, is a favorite attraction among residents. The Longpoint Amenity Center also provides residents with ample opportunity for recreation. These facilities, which are located across the creek from the Boone Hall Plantation, include a clubhouse, a swimming pool, tennis courts, a soccer field, a basketball court and a pedestrian trail for walking and biking. The subdivision itself is divided into several subsections. The front area consists of smaller homes on 0.15 to 0.20 acres ranging in size from 1,300 to 2,000 square feet. These homes typically feature either wood or vinyl exterior. Lots in the Rice Hopes subsection range in size from 0.35 to a little over 0.5 acres, with floor plans offering up to 3,700 square feet of space. These homes boast vinyl, stucco, brick and hardy plank exteriors.