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Triple C Rail Trail passing under SC Hwy 97
Triple C Rail Trail passing under SC Hwy 97 in Smyrna, South Carolina

This List of rail trails in South Carolina lists former railroad right-of-ways in South Carolina that have been converted to rail trails designed for pedestrian, bicycle, skating, and/or equestrian traffic. Rail trails are multi-use paths offering at least pedestrians and cyclists recreational access to the routes for public use.

South Carolina contains a total of 16 different rail trails. The trails cover a total of 158.1-mile (254.4 km) and up to an additional 763-mile (1,228 km) have been proposed.

UPCOUNTRY

SwampRabbitTrailMarker
Trail marker, Swamp Rabbit Trail, Greenville, South Carolina

MIDLANDS

  • Aiken
    • Cathedral Aisle Trail
    • North Augusta Greeneway
  • Chester
    • Kings Mountain Railroad Trail
  • Edgefield
    • Ten Governors Rail Trail
  • Greenwood
    • Heritage Trail
  • York
    • Carolina & North-Western Rail Trail
    • Kings Mountain Railroad Trail a rough 22-mile (35 km) trail mostly for hikers but some mountain biking.
    • Triple C Rail Trail
    • York Bicycle Trail

LOW COUNTRY

  • Beaufort
    • Spanish Moss Trail
  • Berkeley
    • Swamp Fox Passage (part of the Palmetto Trail)
  • Charleston
    • Swamp Fox Passage (part of the Palmetto Trail)
    • West Ashley Bikeway
    • West Ashley Greenway
  • Colleton
    • Edisto Nature Trail
  • Florence
    • Florence Rail Trail
  • Marion
    • Marion Hike and Bike Trail
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