Table Rock

Trail Activities: t

  • Hike

Length:

3.6 miles

Type:

One Way

Surface:

Natural

Difficulty: Strenuous

Trail Features: t

  • Parking
  • Picnic Area
  • Restrooms
  • Playground
  • Point of Interest
  • Waterfall
  • Scenic Observation
  • Visitor Center
  • Camping
  • Pets
  • Fee

Summary:

The 3.6 mile Table Rock Trail is a highly strenuous, out-and-back hike within the scenic and popular Table Rock State Park in the northwest corner of South Carolina.

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The red blazed, 3.6-mile Table Rock Trail is a very rugged hike within the scenic and popular Table Rock State Park in the northwest corner of South Carolina. There are over 12 miles of trails in the park, but only the Table Rock National Recreation Trail ascends 2,000 feet to the summit of the imposing granite dome, Table Rock Mountain (3,124 feet). The hike begins at the Nature Center and ascends steeply through an open forest strewn with boulders. Along the way, you will see vegetation typical of the Southern Appalachians: dominant oak and hickory trees with scattered pines and hemlock. As you might guess, the strenuous hike offers the reward of spectacular views from the higher rock outcrops.

Camping: No trailside camping, call 1-866-345-PARK (7275) or go online at www.SouthCarolinaParks.com to make your reservations today!

Directions:

From Greenville: Drive north on US 276 north until it joins SC 11. Stay on SC 11 when it branches from US 276 and continue for approximately 7 miles to the West Gate of Table Rock State Park on the right. Enter the park and follow the signs to the Nature Center. After a short hike on the Carrick Creek Trail, bear to the right onto the Table Rock NRT.

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Table Rock State Park | 158 E. Ellison Lane, Pickens, SC 29671 | (864) 878-9813 | Email

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Lat: 35.03698075274043
Long: -82.70338398975417