Bates Fork Area Closure: May 9-11
The Bates Fork area will be closed to the public from 6 pm on Thurs, May 9, to 7 am on Sat., May 11. USDA resource management activities will be conducted day and night during this time period. Call 803-647-3960 for info.
Congaree National Park strives to keep the public informed about news events which occur within the park and about upcoming projects and programs by providing press releases to local and regional news providers and by posting current news releases on this website.
If you are a member of the media, please contact the Public Information Officer for additional information about Congaree.
Did You Know?
In 2003, Congaree became the first and only national park in South Carolina. Until then, it was known as Congaree Swamp National Monument.