Palmetto Trail Alston Trailhead near Peak, SC
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member gpsblake
N 34° 14.618 W 081° 19.079
17S E 470719 N 3789215
Quick Description: Trailhead for the Peak SC to Prosperity SC section of the Palmetto Trail.
Location: South Carolina, United States
Date Posted: 3/10/2015 7:28:04 PM
Waymark Code: WMNG8Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member J.A.R.S.
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Long Description:
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The beginning of this passage of the Palmetto Trail involves an incredible walk across an old railroad bridge across the Broad River. From the heights of this bridge, you can sometimes see bald eagles and other birds along with a great view of the river. There is free camping available nearby to this trailhead.

Once you cross the bridge, you can continue to hike another 10 miles if you wish or take a small path to the town of Peak, SC
Parking: N 34° 14.617 W 081° 19.066

Trailhead/trail website: [Web Link]

Trail allowances or restrictions:
Allowed: Walking, cycling, dogs. There can be hunters along this passage during hunting season.


Trail type: gravel mostly but the bridge is wood decked

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