Trails have been adversely impacted by an active flood season and winter ice storms. They are littered with debris and many markers are missing. All hikers should use a compass and map when hiking in the park. A trail marking project is underway. More »
Numerous portages exist along Cedar Creek. Please plan accordingly when preparing to paddle in the park and be sure you are prepared for a safe trip.
Become a Volunteer-In-Parks
Depending upon your skills and interests and the needs of the park, we will match you to the best volunteer opportunity available. Current opportunities exist in Natural Resource Management, Interpretation and Education, Maintenance, and Special Events.
Email or call Volunteers-In-Parks Coordinator Corinne Fenner, 803 647-3964, for more information.
Current Volunteer Opportunities
Did You Know?
Congaree National Park ranks among the most diverse forest communities in North America. There are 22 different plant communities in the park.