Hang An Oyster Shell And Make A Wish At The Wishing Tree On The Vereen Memorial Gardens Loop Trail In South Carolina
Have a few troubles weighing heavy on your mind? There’s one refuge for contemplation that includes three miles of beautiful hiking paths, scenic water views, and oh yeah… a wishing tree, so you can stop and leave an earthy token before making a wish along the trail. If you’ve never explored the botanical goodness found at Vereen Memorial Historical Gardens, then you’ve been missing out.
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Do you believe at least some wishes come true? Maybe it’s time to pay a visit to the oyster shell wishing tree!
Vereen Memorial Gardens is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Learn more from the official website for Horry County Government. If you’d like more information at the loop trail, consult our friends at AllTrails.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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