SC Trails

Trail Activity:

  • Hike

Length:

12.3 miles

Difficulty: Difficult

Blue Ridge Electric Co-Op Passage winds through remote and rugged areas, and rewards hikers with an abundance of native flowers and wildlife, mountaintop vistas, waterfalls, and an impressive boulder field.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Paved

Length:

0.2 miles

Difficulty: Easy

Blue Ridge Field is a local park formerly used as the African American football field for segregated Blue Ridge High School. The park now offers a nice walking path, community gardens, as well as picnic shelters.

Trail Activity:

  • Hike

Length:

2.5 miles

Difficulty: Moderate

This moderately difficult walk follows the incomplete nineteen-century rail bed of the Blue Ridge Railroad where you can see three abandoned tunnels.

Trail Activity:

  • Hike
  • Mountain Bike

Length:

14.0 miles

Difficulty: Strenuous

The Blue Wall Passage crosses pristine natural areas managed by The Nature Conservancy and home to more than 100 species of birds. Wildlife, scenery, and a 30-foot cascading waterfall on a side loop offer fantastic photo ops for nature lovers.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Hike

Length:

1.7 miles

Difficulty: Easy

This upland trail loops north of the Visitor Center and connects to the elevated boardwalk for a short distance. The Bluff Trail passes through a young forest of loblolly and longleaf pines. Evidence of prescribed burns can be found along this trail.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Paved

Length:

0.7 miles

Difficulty: Easy

This easy walking paved loop trial passes through a wooded area past the playground and tennis courts.  Picnic tables make for a nice noonday walk and lunch.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Paved

Length:

0.3 miles

Difficulty: Easy

Blythewood Park offers programs and services that enrich the quality of life for persons of all ages and abilities. This flat paved trail loops through the park and encircles the playground.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk

Length:

0.1 miles

Difficulty: Easy

Stroll along the 1,150-foot boardwalk to view alligators relaxing in the cypress tupelo swamp.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Hike

Length:

2.4 miles

Difficulty: Easy

This is an accessible, easy-to-follow, densely foliated, boardwalk loop located in Congaree National Forest. As you walk through the various flood plain forest habitats, look for pileated woodpeckers, barred owls, osprey, great blue heron, and a variety of other birds and other wildlife.

Trail Activity:

  • Walk
  • Paved

Length:

0.4 miles

Difficulty: Easy

This community park offers a paved walking path, gazebo, picnic tables, as well as a playground, in Boiling Springs, South Carolina.