City/StateGreenville, SC
Event NameLake Conestee Nature Park
Event TypeYear Round Walk
Event ID111668 2019/Y2342
Distance/Trail Ratings5 & 10 K - 1B
DescriptionLake Conestee Nature Park consists of approximately 400 acres of beautiful natural habitat on the Reedy River just 6 miles south of downtown Greenville, South Carolina. The park contains both hardwood and evergreen forest, extensive wetlands, 3 miles of the Reedy River, and a rich diversity of wildlife habitat. Deer, raccoon, beaver, fox, river otter, and various small mammals inhabit the park, along with numerous species of reptiles, amphibians and over 200 bird species have been reported, by the Greenville County Bird Club. The park has been designated as an Important Bird Area of Global Significance by the National Audubon Society.
Amenities: Strollers: None | Wheelchairs: None | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special ProgramsWalking the USA A - Z
Start TimesDusk to Dawn
LocationBelmont Fire Department, 701 Fork Shoals Rd., Greenville, SC 29605
Start point / Driving directionsFrom I-85: Take Augusta Road/ SC-291/ Pleasantburg Drive/ Mauldin Road Exit (Exit 46). Take the Augusta Road Exit (Exit 46A). Turn right on Augusta Road. Turn right to stay on Augusta Road. Turn left on Old Augusta Road. Turn left at gas station on Fork Shoals Road. Continue along Fork Shoals Rd until you reach the new fire department at 701 Fork Shoals Rd.
Awards & FeesIVV Credit Only
Host ClubThe Upstate Pathfinders
ContactRobert McDaniel
(864) 505-5051