Congaree Bluff Trail

  • Old Growth in Congaree National Park.
  • Blue-gray Gnatcatcher (Polioptila caerulea) in Congaree National Park.


Dogs Yes

Fall Foliage

0.7 (miles)

 Very Easy

Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

South Carolina


Bluff Trail is an easy hike Congaree National Park that is great for hikers with small children. Dogs (on leash) are permitted on this trail. This trail has blue blazes. The park says "following a cypress-tupelo slough, this loop traverses an old-growth forest. As you walk along the northern bank of Cedar Creek, wildlife, such as river otters, can be spotted playing in the creek's dark waters." There is camping available in Congaree National Park.

Red Tape

Entrance Free
Contact: Congaree National Park 100 National Park Road Hopkins, SC 29061

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