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Saluda Shoals Park

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Address: 5605 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29212
Phone Number: 803-731-5208
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Saluda Shoals Park Visit - Outstanding!

I went to the Saluda Shoals Park for a picnic at Saluda Shoals Park. It was my first visit and I loved it. I would highly recommend it for all type of gatherings. It's beautiful... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
cassandraellis
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Columbia, South Carolina
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Columbia, South Carolina
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I went to the Saluda Shoals Park for a picnic at Saluda Shoals Park. It was my first visit and I loved it. I would highly recommend it for all type of gatherings. It's beautiful out there. Would highly recommend it to everyone.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So I'm a mom of two, and we really love Saluda Shoals, specifically for the scenic views as well as the splash pad is one of the best in all of the Midlands. My son has issues with showers (I know, I know, strange toddler problems), but he loves this place, after a few minutes. My husbands company has a... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to hike . With the weather so hot it is nice to stroll under a canopy of beautiful trees near a cool river .

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Columbia, SC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There isn't tons of stuff to do in this park, a small splashpad, some playground equipment, but what this park does have is a great place to walk, run or ride a bike in shade and in summer in SC, you need shade. There are always plenty of people around so you feel safe and the sections of the walking... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family reunion fish fry was held here and it was really nice. Hot was an understatement but we all had a good time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family has been there several times. GREAT place to bike, but the walking and hiking is wonderful too. Be sure to poke your head inside the environmental center. You can rent bikes there and it is like a mini nature center. So many things to do there, even if you just want to park and play on a playground.... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The TD Banks room & kitchen were clean and spacious. The set-up was done as requested. We enjoyed games & food in air condition during 100 degree weather. Helpful staff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every year my grands and I go to Saluda Shoals after VBS for a picnic, scooters down the shady paths, and a long dip in the river. We always take a picture at the giant acorn along the path. Looking for an almost free experience full of memories, go to Saluda Shoals for the day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I took 2 grandchildren, 5 & 3 to Saluda Shoals Park & it was a great experience. The splash park is wonderful for kids & they really enjoyed the visit. There are so many family oriented things to do including hiking, kayaking & the price of admission is certainly reasonable. We will return again with grands, also... More 

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Winnsboro, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Took my daughter here yesterday. She had never been trout fishing and time did not permit a trip to the mountains. We got there early in the morning, parked and walked down a nice concrete path through a short stretch of woods, and tried our luck. A few casts in, she hooked a nice rainbow. After fishing for a few... More 

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