These 7 Trails In South Carolina Will Lead You To Extraordinary Ancient Ruins

Naturally, South Carolina is a hotbed of history. With these seven hikes you can combine your love of history with your love of the outdoors. Explore the remains of the old fire tower residence on Paris Mountain, or follow a trail along a river to discover the ruins of an old mill. Prefer old railroads? This list has you covered too. If you love adventure, then check out these seven trails that lead to extraordinary ruins in the Palmetto State.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

BONUS HIKE: Want to hike to the most haunted ruins in the Palmetto State? Here’s The Haunted Hike In South Carolina That Will Send You Running For The Hills.