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Revolutionary Rivers2018-11-05T14:17:30+00:00

The SC Revolutionary Rivers Trail is a National Recreation Trail following the  Lynches Scenic River from Lynches River County Park to the cypress and tupelo laden stomping grounds of Revolutionary War hero General Francis Marion.

The fact Marion and his band of militia could simply disappear into the cypress swamplands earned him the name of the Swamp Fox.

Coordinated through Florence CVB, the 66-mile trail offers paddlers an unique experience of floating through swampland that was once traversed by Patriots engaged in guerrilla warfare against the Loyalists. The trail also features a series of short excursions and overnight rustic camping opportunities provided by local outfitters. Self-guided driving tours to remote Francis Marion Trail sites also are available.

Kayaking Excursions

About Revolutionary Rivers

Johnsonville

If you’re a Revolutionary War buff and/or nature enthusiast, you’ll feel right at home in Johnsonville! On the first Saturday of most months, the Artisan Outpost features local craftsmen selling their [...]

Moonlit Paddles

When the moon is full, we join the owls out on Lynches River for guided 2-3 hour paddles. Check out the full moon schedule and call ahead for reservations. River Rats [...]

Naturally Outdoors

Naturally Outdoors is an outdoor store specializing in backpacking, paddlesports, and outdoor excursions. Stop in for expert opinions on kayaks, hiking boots, and the best places to get out [...]

Visitor Information

Toll Free: (800) 325-9005
Phone: (843) 664-0330

Visitor Information Center
3290 W. Radio Drive
Florence Center Upper Level
Florence, SC 29501

Daily 9am – 5pm

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