Congaree National Park, South Carolina

Mailing Address:
100 National Park Road
Hopkins, SC 29061

(803) 776-4396

Description: Congaree National Park is home to astonishing biodiversity with the largest intact expanse of old growth bottomland hardwood forest remaining in the southeastern United States. The 26,276-acre United States national park received its official designation in 2003.

What To Do: There are an abundance of opportunities to experience in Congaree:

  • Hiking
  • Canoeing and Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Ranger Led Programs
  • Camping

Campsites: Congaree has two designated camgrounds:

  • Longleaf Campground
  • Bluff Campground

Toilets /Showers: Restrooms are accessible.

Operating Hours: Congaree National Park is open 24 hours a day year round.

Fees: Entrance to Congaree National Park is free. Camping fees start at $5 per night. Backcountry Camping is free.

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