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West Columbia Riverwalk

Congaree River, West Columbia, SC
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Nice Walk By a Polluted River

The West Columbia Riverwalk is just that--a walkway adjacent to the Congaree River, which separates... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Scott A
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Atlanta, Georgia
A long walk

I enjoyed the walk very quiet and felt safe.... The views were amazing and clean. I will be going... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CarolynnTilly
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Congaree River, West Columbia, SC
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The West Columbia Riverwalk is just that--a walkway adjacent to the Congaree River, which separates the city of Columbia with the cities of West Columbia and Cayce. Finding parking to access the Riverwalk is difficult, and after major rains, the ampitheatre where most people access...More

Thank Scott A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed the walk very quiet and felt safe.... The views were amazing and clean. I will be going there again And will bring my grandchildren

Thank CarolynnTilly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I finally found an access to it after driving up and down the road looking for it. It looks like a very nice place for an excursion or just to relax. I did not get to see much of it, but I'd like to go...More

Thank traveller2Atlanta_GA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We live in an area with a beach but no rivers. It's a totally different feeling. The riverwalk is so peaceful, you can walk for miles and pass joggers and dog walkers but really it's you and the water. The path is paved and well...More

Thank SusanTravells
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Riverwalk is available on both sides of the river. You can pick the path up at several locations, but we walked from the park on the south west side of the Gervais Street bridge. The walk goes about 1/2 mile in both directions from...More

Thank floridatocanada
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Smells of sewage. Alot of dirt and damage from the floods persists. Too much for these small communities to repair fully. Nice to get some steps in.

Thank sccarol1225
Reviewed 30 June 2017

There are multiple areas to enter the riverwalks in the area. West Columbia, Cayce, and Columbia River canal. Be sure to find each area to explore.

Thank Legree C
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We enjoy the riverwalk because of the beautiful view of the river and the abundant shade. There are many places to stop and rest while you enjoy the view. Picnic tables are available in several areas. The paved path is wide enough for bikes and...More

Thank katiebug_56
Reviewed 15 June 2017

My daughter has lived in Columbia for 4 years as a college student. She has a dog and frequently walks here. I will say that it seems a bit secluded to walk alone with a dog but it is very lovely. You can see the...More

Thank lambermom
Reviewed 3 May 2017

In Columbia over Easter weekend 2017. Needed some nature therapy and a walk. Our daughter borrowed a friend's dog, Marley to accompany. It was lovely. Unsure where we started - there was a parking lot, a gazebo. Lovely view of the river and the city....More

Thank iluvsoccer
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