An underrated Gem!! 

Unique Wilderness created by the flooding of the Congaree and Wateree Rivers

Over 26000 acres

largest intact expanse of old growth bottomland hardwood forest

Home to some of the tallest Giant loblolly pines alive today

Start at the Harry Hampton visitor centre

Walk the broadwalk look trail

distance 2.6 miles, easy, 1-2 hours

Kayaking and Canoeing at Cedar Creek

Weston Lake trail Hike 4.5 miles, easy, 2-3 hours

Go Fishing - find out where you can before you do

Bates Ferry Trail and the General Greene tree

The Fork Swamp Trail  0.6 miles, moderate , 30 mins

Our Fav: the kingsnake trail

Congaree National Park is a perfect nature getaway from Columbia SC . Its has something for everyone of all ages and is just 20 miles away