SC Trails

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Hike

Length:

0.7 miles

Difficulty: Easy

Outside the stillness of the woods sits Lake Thurmond, a 71,100-acre lake that offers campers serene, lakeside camping sites, as well as easy lake access for boaters and fishers. There is also a nice walking/hiking trail near the boat ramp.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Bike
  • Paved

Length:

0.2 miles

Difficulty: Easy

This park provides an easy-walking paved trail that encircles the front portion of the park and features shaded picnic tables.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Paved

Length:

2.0 miles

Difficulty: Easy

Barnet Park features include a 2-mile paved walking trail, interactive water fountain, 1,036-square-foot picnic pavilion, original sculptures "Exuberance" & "Circle of Friendship," public restroom facilities, as well as the Zimmerli Amphitheater.

Trail Activity:

  • Hike

Length:

2.0 miles

Difficulty: Easy

This is a very nice—and fairly new—one-mile (two miles round trip) trail that parallels Bates Old River and offers the easiest access to the Congaree River in Congaree National Park.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk

Length:

0.3 miles

Difficulty: Easy

This park, located on Pinckney Road in Chester, offers a wide variety of recreational activities including a ball field, basketball court, playground and a walking trail.

Trail Activity:

  • ATV

Length:

40.0 miles

Difficulty: Difficult

Located about an hour from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, this offroad park is open to ATVs, motorcycles and Jeeps.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Hike

Length:

0.5 miles

Difficulty: Easy

Culminating in a high bluff of the Santee River, the Battery Warren Trail traverses mixed hardwood-pine forests dotted with dogwoods and leads visitors on a trip back in time to the Civil War era.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Paved

Length:

1.5 miles

Difficulty: Easy

The Battlefield Trails at Kings Mountain National Military Park is a self-guiding walking trail allows the visitor to see both perspectives of the battlefield. Wayside exhibits around the trail highlight battle events. The Centennial Monument, U.S. Monument and Ferguson's Grave are key features along the trail.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Hike
  • Mountain Bike

Length:

9.0 miles

Difficulty: Moderate

This best-selling, pedestrian-centric village, is renowned for its miles of trails and over 500 acres of open space and parks.

Trail Activity:

  • Hike

Length:

2.0 miles

Difficulty: Easy

The Bear Cove Trail is a hilly, mildly rugged, dirt path that offers scenic views of Lake Jocassee.