SC Trails

Trail Activity:

  • Water

Length:

23.0 miles

Difficulty: Difficult

The Chattooga was designated a wild and scenic river in 1974. It is one of the longest and most spectacular free-flowing mountain rivers in the Southeast.

Trail Activity:

  • Hike

Length:

4.0 miles

Difficulty: Moderate

The Oconee County Parks Recreation and Tourism department calls Chau Ram County Park Oconee County’s “Best Kept Secret.” Visitors can enjoy hiking and biking trails, go tubing or fishing on the river, camp and enjoy the 40-foot waterfall and the suspension bridge over the river.

Trail Activity:

  • Hike

Length:

0.6 miles

Difficulty: Easy

Fisherman and hikers will enjoy the easy 20-minute walk to the Narrows. The fishermen will be delighted with the supply of stocked brown and rainbow trout and the many remote pools. Hikers will enjoy the view, the wildflowers and the abundant wildlife including white-tailed deer and turkey.

Trail Activity:

  • Mountain Bike

Length:

9.2 miles

Difficulty: Easy

Cheraw State Park contains an extensive longleaf pine forest to enjoy viewing while following this mountain bike trail.

Trail Activity:

  • Hike

Length:

4.5 miles

Difficulty: Easy

The Turkey Oak Trail is an extension of the Cheraw Nature Trail. A short spur trail offers a chance for you to see the rare red cockaded woodpecker.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Hike

Length:

1.5 miles

Difficulty: Easy

The Cherokee Path is a 1.5 mile trail from point to point. It was once a direct route for traders and trappers, Native Americans, and settlers to exchange merchandise between the backcountry and the Carolina coast. Today, you can hike the existing Cherokee Path at Ninety Six just as Native Americans and explorers.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Bike
  • Paved

Length:

1.5 miles

Difficulty: Easy

This 1.5 mile paved multi-use trail is located in Cherry Park which is Rock Hill’s premier softball/baseball facility that also includes a large playground, picnic shelters, restrooms and other park amenities. Cherry Park can be enjoyed year-round and provides athletic programs for both youth and adults. This park trail is near Hargett Park, and connects to a bike route that takes riders through the Winthrop Lake area and to Glencairn Garden via quiet neighborhood streets.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Paved

Length:

0.2 miles

Difficulty: Easy

The asphalt walking track is open daily from dawn to dusk. If you’re up to it, seven (6.75) trips around equal a mile.

Trail Activity:

  • Hike

Length:

2.8 miles

Difficulty: Moderate

This moderately difficult out and back dirt trail will take you up the south side of Squirrel Mountain and down the north side to the South Pacolet River.

Trail Activity:

  • Water

Length:

8.2 miles

Difficulty: Easy

Chicken Creek is accessed by launching at McConnell’s Landing on McConnell’s Landing Road, off of Forest Service Road 204B in the Francis Marion National Forest. Paddle about 4 miles down the Santee River from the landing, until you reach the mouth of Chicken Creek, on the right hand side of the river.