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Very nice public park area

Spent most of an afternoon, walking along the boardwalk, enjoying the river and the shade. It... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alan P
Sneads, Florida
West Columbia Riverwalk

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

Reviewed 17 September 2018
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Congaree River, West Columbia, SC
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All reviews the river walk congaree river gervais street bridge picnic tables paved path three rivers both sides beautiful afternoon nice walk mother nature points of interest taking pictures beautiful view of the river great place to visit processing plant amphitheater bike
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very imressed with the short part of the river walk that was open. The river was way out of it's banks flooding most of the walking trail. We will go back maybe next spring.

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent most of an afternoon, walking along the boardwalk, enjoying the river and the shade. It was a holiday weekend, so the raft/inner tube business was really booming that day, and it was a lot of fun watching people floating down river, and then realizing...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 17 September 2018

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

Thank SaraCathyG
Reviewed 28 August 2018

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 6 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.

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3 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.