This Quaint Little Trail Is The Shortest And Sweetest Hike In South Carolina

South Carolina’s Upstate could easily be nicknamed ‘land of waterfalls.’ One county in the Upstate alone has at least 150 waterfalls (some are on private land). But this waterfall is special. Not only is it easily accessible, but it also involves legendary folklore involving a Native American princess. Since Native Americans don’t really name ‘princesses,’ she was likely a daughter of the chief. Keep reading to learn about her and this astounding waterfall.

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They may not have a backstory as legendary as Issaqueena Falls, but there are seven more waterfalls you can chase in this waterfall road trip through the Sumter National Forest. Enjoy!