Congaree Boardwalk Trail: Elevated

  • Male Prothonotary Warbler (Protonotaria citrea) in Congaree National Park.
  • Raccoon (Procyon lotor) in Congaree National Park.


Dogs No

Fall Foliage

2.4 (miles)


Out & Back

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

South Carolina


The Boardwalk Trail: Elevated is an easy ADA accessible trail in Congaree National Park that is great for hikers with small children. The park website says this trail "raised nearly 6 feet above the forest floor, the elevated portion of the boardwalk winds through a diverse old-growth forest. Use the self-guided brochure and listen for woodpeckers hammering away in the tall trees above." There is camping available in Congaree National Park.

Red Tape

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

South Carolina Trails

Congaree Trails

Congaree National Park Hiking Trail Guide

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