Current Conditions

Map of Congaree National Park's trail system. Trails in red are closed.
Current closure information. Trails marked in red are currently closed.

Check current conditions:
Cedar Creek water gauge (flood stage is 8 feet)
Congaree River water gauge (flood stage is 15 feet)
Trail Information

Congaree National Park lies within the floodplain of the Congaree River. and is subject to periodic flooding which occurs approximately ten times each year. With almost 80% of the park lying within the floodplain, these floods make the backcountry trails and even parts of the boardwalk inaccessible to visitors.

Last updated: July 8, 2020

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100 National Park Road
Hopkins, SC 29061


(803) 776-4396

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