• Bald Cypress and Water Tupelo along Cedar Creek


    National Park South Carolina

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  • Trail Conditions

    A trail marking project is underway to identify trails with numbers instead of colored blazes. All hikers should use a compass and map when hiking in the park. More »

Fees & Reservations

Congaree National Park does not charge entrance or tour fees.

Longleaf Pine Habitat
Endangered Red-cockaded Woodpecker Longleaf Pine Habitat.
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Reservations are required for the following programs:

Guided Canoe Tours

Owl Prowls

Did You Know?

Congaree National Park

Within the park are cattle mounds. These mounds were built to allow livestock to climb to higher ground during floods. In 1996 these mounds were added to the National Register of Historic Places