Upcoming Event
Event Name: Aiken Land Conservancy Hike
Event Occurs: Once
Event Description: The next hike in the Aiken Land Conservancy Hike Series will take place at Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site. The approximately 2.4-mile hike will pass through mixed pine and hardwood forest, among significant historical structures and old trees, and around a large pond with some excellent wildlife-viewing opportunities.

This hike is kid-friendly, so please feel free to bring your little ones along. However, parental discretion is advised since discussions will include some uncomfortable, but important, topics related to the history of the property. Tours are available of the historic slave quarters and mansion for those interested in continuing to explore the historical buildings after the hike. The first tour after the hike begins promptly at 11am. It is strongly recommended that you make advance reservations for the house tour ahead of time by calling (803) 827-1473. Park admission is free. Tours are $10 for adults; $6 for SC Seniors; $5 for children ages 6-15 and free for children age 5 and under.

Where: Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site (33.419523, -81.868651)
When: Saturday, February 17th, 9:15-11:00 AM
What to Bring: Water, sturdy shoes, warm clothes (if cold), and a camera/phone for taking photos.
Trail Condition and Distance: Mostly flat and shaded, sandy or mowed grass, 1.7 mile trail but 2.4 mile total hiking distance

Parking is available near the visitor center. Gates to the park do not open until 9am.
A bathroom and gift shop are available at the visitor center.

Event Class: General
Contact Person or Organization: Aiken Land Conservancy
Website Address: www.conserveaiken.org
Contact Phone: 855.252.5263
Contact Email: mail@ConserveAiken.org
Start Date/Time: 2/17/2024 9:15 AM
End Date/Time: 2/17/2024 11:00 AM
Directions: Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site
181 Redcliffe Rd
Beech Island, SC 29842