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Walterboro Wildlife Sanctuary

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Stretch your legs and learn about the Lowcountry

The wildlife sanctuary protects forest and swamps and provides a great refuge for weary travelings... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Martin R
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Nice area to walk and take pics

We came here just to walk around and see if we could see any wildlife, unfortunately we didn’t but... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
kiki012006
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Brunswick, Georgia
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“huge trees”(2 reviews)
“dirt trails”(2 reviews)
“nice walk”(2 reviews)
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399 De Treville Rd, Walterboro, SC 29488-3870
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The wildlife sanctuary protects forest and swamps and provides a great refuge for weary travelings using I-95, including more than 4 miles of walking trails, including several trails accessible for wheelchairs. Our visit was in November. No bugs. Nice temperatures. This could be a hot...More

Date of experience: November 2018
10  Thank Martin R
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

We came here just to walk around and see if we could see any wildlife, unfortunately we didn’t but we still enjoyed to short walk and looking at the water and taking a few pics.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kiki012006
Reviewed 10 May 2018

My boyfriend and I walked a good part of the trails and only encountered swamp in one section. We started at the parking lot with the giant red rocking chair, first went straight, then went right. Maybe if you start at the other end you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank saragwyn
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

My husband & I attended a short nature walk led by Genia Floyd last Saturday. Genia was very informative & interesting! Clearly she & others attending are proud of their community & were very welcoming to everyone. We are residents of Colleton but live outside...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DKTG2014
Reviewed 8 February 2018

This has a boardwalk through the swamp. It got hit with the hurricane a few months ago, but the walking trails are clear.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank MaryEEEE
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Sunday morning we spent walking in the Swamp Sanctuary in Walterboro and had the park to ourselves. The park was quiet with well kept boardwalks, paved trails, and dirt trails. Huge trees were uprooted, likely due to the hurricanes. This did not detract from the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank smilessc
Reviewed 15 November 2017

The trails intertwine on and within the southeastern part of the city of Walterboro. With the exception of the highways on all sides of the sanctuary, it was a very nice, quiet, clean and well-kept system of boardwalks connecting to gravel and paved trails. So...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Brandon S
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Awesome nature walk! Micro frogs, beautiful spider webs with unusual spiders ( but far from walking path to affect your walk ), serene, other hikers were friendly. Please use bug spray before entering due to mosquitoes. ( tried to add photos but unable to do...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Debbie Z
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Trails and boardwalks are now repaired after damage caused by Hurricane Matthew in October 2016. Excellent paths for walking or biking a couple of miles off of I-95 who those who want to stop and stretch for a short excursion or to linger longer and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Janice S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This is a place to get to know what the country in this area is really like.It's a good place to hike and kept very clean.

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Thomas P
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Barbara071953
11 March 2018|
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Response from Debbie Z | Reviewed this property |
It is an expansive area and having a well behaved dog on a leash should be no problem
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TravelingfromPace
30 May 2017|
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Response from Janice S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are allowed.
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