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West Columbia Riverwalk

Excellent way to spend a lazy day walking the Riverwalk and enjoying mother nature. My family and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
One of my favorite places to walk

If you want some nature, but don't want to go for a full on hike, the West Columbia Riverwalk is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mindy M
Gaston, South Carolina
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Congaree River, West Columbia, SC
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All reviewsthe river walkcongaree rivergervais street bridgepicnic tablespaved paththree riversboth sidesbeautiful afternoonnice walkpoints of interesttaking picturesbeautiful view of the rivergreat place to visitprocessing plantamphitheaterbikewalkers
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent way to spend a lazy day walking the Riverwalk and enjoying mother nature. My family and I enjoyed watching the otters playing in the water and watching folks canoe down stream. Fishing isn't bad at all. Just make sure you have your license to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want some nature, but don't want to go for a full on hike, the West Columbia Riverwalk is the spot for you. You have the advantage of having either a paved trail or boardwalk, but still have the beautiful views. I love to...More

1  Thank Mindy M
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great place to walk. Scenery is beautiful. Lots of shade. Very dog friendly. Very peaceful and good exercise.

Thank abugsjohnson
Reviewed 5 August 2018

The riverwalk is part of the Three Rivers greenway and runs along the Congaree River. If you are in the area you might want to check if a concert or anything is going on at the amphitheater. Along the walk you will find picnic tables...More

Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 12 July 2018

My wife and I enjoyed several strolls along the West Columbia River Walk along the west bank of the Congaree River. The walk is well shaded, well maintained. We plan more walks along this beautiful walkway again this summer.

Thank lclinder
Reviewed 28 June 2018

This is a lovely location for a stroll, a scenic overlook, a place to take photos, a quiet spot for reflection, etc. The amphitheatre is just off the parking lot and conveniently located for strollers and children. Take insect spray if it is dusk, especially...More

1  Thank Sandi B
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I have been here several times and i will not get tired of visiting again soon. It feels very relaxing to go along the river walk and feel the natural environment, so much that at the end of the walk you feel so renewed!

Thank Lilian C
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Lots of shade, beautiful views of the river and easy parking with restrooms and water fountain. This is a great place for a long or short walk or run. The signage is very good too.

Thank tiagayepfa
Reviewed 17 May 2018

Having previously only read about the Riverwalk, we were so pleased to see how well done the landscaping has been done. We had not expected a totally finished wood walk along the river as well as plenty of benches where you can sit to see...More

1  Thank BarbMid
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Living on the river for as long as I have. This addition to the area has been wonderful. It is a safe place to take your kids and pets(please pickup after the) to just walk or see wildlife that is not seen in other areas....More

Thank leeny2017
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2 May 2018|
Response from leeny2017 | Reviewed this property |
You can park in the small lot that is at the ampatheater next to the Gervis street bridge. They do have some handicapped parking there.