820 Buncombe Street
Edgefield, SC 29824
- 1.9 mile
- 1/2 to 1 hr
- Year Round
The trailhead is at the swimming area of Lick Fork Lake Recreation Area. Follow this easy to moderately challenging 1.9-mile loop through the picturesque woods surrounding Lick Fork Lake. A canopy of mixed hardwood and pine trees shelter fern, and a variety of wildflowers that flourish along the trail. This is a good hiking trail for girl and boy scouts.
Nearby points of interest include Edgefield (home of 10 Governors), National Wild Turkey Federation Headquarters, Horn Creek Trail, Furys Ferry Boat Ramp, Strom Thurmond Reservoir, and Hamilton Branch State Park.
Camping: Camping facilities are available at Lick Fork Lake Recreation Area.
Fees: Parking is $3.00 per car at Lick Fork Lake Recreation Area
Safety: During temperate months, be prepared for biting insects and high temperatures. The trail can be slippery and a bit challenging as you make your way across rocks to ford a stream.
Surface type: dirt