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Saluda Shoals Park

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Address: 5605 Bush River Rd, Columbia, SC 29212-2611
Phone Number: +1 803-731-5208
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Nice place for a family outing

Took the grand kids here back during the summer and they spent hours at the splash pad and playground. My enjoyment came from watching them enjoy themselves.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
John G
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the grand kids here back during the summer and they spent hours at the splash pad and playground. My enjoyment came from watching them enjoy themselves.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Beautiful trails, nature buildings and much more. Playgrounds and splash pad for kids. Has kayaking, canoeing, rafting, and many sports. Best park in South Carolina. A must do for visiting.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

While this isn't the most beautiful park, it excels at offering local residents lots to do. There are trails, fishing, tubing, a new playground, a water park, eco tours and bird watching, classes of all kinds, an outdoor stage for plays and music and much more. The main walking trail is paved and quite wide. It's good for strollers and... More 

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Pamplico, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Had a business class at the River Center. This is a great place to have an event or meeting as the facility is modern, comfortable, and the amenities are top-notch. I highly recommend this place for your company or organization to hold a meeting or class.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

Get away from the daily hustle and bustle of daily routine.... relax with family and watch children have a great time in the wild!!

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Thank Girish Y
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Met with a small group here for a send off party in June. Easy to find, excellent party room and helpful staff.

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Thank Dennis M
Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The water park is a nice place for smaller kids. They provide a lifeguard. The only problem is that it is so nice it gets packed quickly and that is dangerous for the smaller kids. Lots of kids running also causes danger, especially for the smaller ones. Get there when they open and you will get the best hour of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Our family has been here for weddings, birthday parties, baby showers and Church School celebrations. The facilities rental fees are reasonable and the park is well maintained. It has accommodations large for family events and also offers facilities with more cozy atmospheres. The gazebo was wonderfully perfect for the outside wedding we attended... There is something for everyone to do... More 

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Thank Teresa C
Baltimore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Be sure to visit this park-the $5 entry fee is well worth it. The environmental center has some very nice exhibits for adults and children! Trails are easy access but the trail map is very confusing.

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Baghdad, Iraq
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Did a 4 mile trail by myself and enjoyed it. The trail was very easy to walk and probably good for bikes and strollers. Mostly shaded

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