10 Picturesque Trails In South Carolina That Are Perfect For Winter Hiking

South Carolina winters are the best! There’s a chill in the air, and it’s a great time to be outside without the daunting cloud of sweat-inducing humidity following you everywhere.

Without a doubt, the fall and winter seasons can be a perfect time to get outside and explore the beautful Palmetto State. We’re here to help in that department, with 10 winter hikes in South Carolina that deliver outstanding views and special surprises – like waterfalls! Enjoy!

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/

We really do have it all here in South Carolina. Even in the winter, the Palmetto State is an outdoor dream. Whether you prefer hiking to a beach or way up on a mountaintop, this list of winter hikes in South Carolina is sure to have something that piques your interest.

Where’s your favorite place to hike when the weather turns cold? We’d love to know in our comments!

Want more outdoor activities this winter? Here are 11 Winter Festivals In South Carolina That Are Simply Unforgettable.