Explore Ancient Forests On This Enchanting Boardwalk Trail Through South Carolina
One of the most recent additions to the National Parks system, Congaree National Park is also the only of its kind in South Carolina. The park serves as protection for the largest area of old-growth hardwood forest in the U.S. One of the best ways to experience the park is embarking on its famous boardwalk loop trail, a 2.4-mile adventure that will lead you past swamplands, ancient landscapes, and truly breathtaking scenery. Here’s more on this enchanting boardwalk trail:
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Needless to say, you’ll want to bring your camera with you as you enjoy this gorgeous South Carolina landscape. To learn more about how you can plan a trip to Congaree National Park, be sure to visit the official National Park Service website by clicking here.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.