No other area in all of North America has a larger concentration of champion trees than Congaree National Park. You can also enjoy backcountry camping and a full schedule of walks and talks when you visit the park.
Congaree National Park features the largest contiguous area of old growth bottomland hardwoods in the US. You can choose from eight different hiking trails or a free, ranger guided paddle through the park’s diverse vegetation and wildlife.
Located just 20 minutes from the state capital, Congaree National Park is the perfect place to view an abundance of fireflies in their natural habitat. You will even find a rare species of lightning bug that can synchronize its flashing.
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