This Hike Takes You To A Place South Carolina’s First Residents Left Behind

Some estimates place Native Americans in South Carolina for the last 4,000 years, many living along the coast before the first European settlers arrived. Much of the evidence of their existence is long gone. And soon, this place the first residents of the area left behind may be gone too! That’s all the more reason to check it out in person asap.

Edisto Beach State Park is located at 8377 State Cabin Rd., Edisto Island, SC 29438. Park hours are 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily. Entry fee is $5 adults; $3.25 SC seniors; $3 child 6-15; free for children 5 and younger. Get more information from the official website of the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism.

If you want to refuel after your hike, head to this unassuming little seafood shack near Edisto.