Congaree Bluffs Heritage Preserve

Map of Property

Map of the Location of Congaree Bluffs HP

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Directions to Property

General Directions:

  • Take I-77 South
  • Take Exit 9B , Turn right onto Leesburg Road
  • Then take a Left turn onto Garners Ferry Road (Hwy. 378)
  • Continue on Hwy 378 for 16.6 miles
  • Then take a right turn onto McCords Ferry Road (Hwy. 601)
  • Continue on Hwy 601 for 17.2 miles
  • Turn right onto Fort Motte Road (SC-419)
  • Continue on Fort Motte Road for 3.6 miles
  • Turn right onto Turkey Track Lane and go about .3 mile
  • Congaree Bluffs Heritage Preserve will be on your left.
From Columbia I-26 East (toward Charleston) take exit 125. Turn right onto SSR31 known as Old Sandy Run Road. Drive 2 miles on Old Sandy Run Road until you come to a stop sign at Highway 176. Turn right onto Highway 176 and then you will travel 7.6 miles. Turn left just past West Bethel Church on SSR24 known as Old Bellville Road, Travel 7 miles on Old Bellville Road, Turn left on to Purple Martin Road just past Mount Carmel Baptist Church, Travel on Purple Martin Road until you come to a stop sign at SSR25 known as Fort Motte Road, Turn left on Fort Motte Road and travel for 2.8 miles, Heritage Preserve Sign is on the right, Turn left on Turkey Track Lane (dirt road), Two parking lots are available at the preserve along dirt road.

From Charleston Take I-26 W to Exit 145 (US 601); travel north on US 601 approximately 15 miles; turn left on SC 419; follow SC 419 for 2.5 miles to the railroad tracks in Fort Motte; cross tracks and continue straight for approximatley 1 mile; turn right on Turkey Track Lane (dirt road); follow Turkey Track Lane for approximately 1 mile. There are two parking lots.

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