• Bald Cypress and Water Tupelo along Cedar Creek

    Congaree

    National Park South Carolina

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Boardwalk Loop

ranger with visitors on low boardwalk

Ranger-led program on boardwalk

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The 2.4 mile boardwalk is an excellent introduction to the park.The flat surface is accessible and provides a leisurely way to experience the Congaree wilderness. Pick up a self-guided walk brochure in the visitor center breezeway to follow along the numbered route to learn more about Congaree's natural and cultural resources.

Did You Know?

Visitors on a Ranger-guided tour

During the last 20 years, visitors from over 100 different nations have signed the guest register at the park