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South Carolina - Palmetto Trail

This hike is led by GWH ambassador Brice Maruna 

If you are a registered member of GWH and have your punch card, don’t forget to bring it so I can initial it! If you’re not a registered member, you can find out more about how to become one and get a punch card of your own here: https://girls-who-hike.myshopify.com/products/gwh-new-member-kit

Trail Rating: This is a GREEN: Mellow hike, easy to follow, elevation gain of 1,000ft. and under, low altitude. Novice hikers welcome!


Date: September 16th

Time: 9:00 AM

Distance: 6 miles, out and back

EG: <300ft

Location: 33.037408, -79.617510
7476 US 17, McClellanville SC 29458


Dogs: Yes, MUST BE LEASHED

Permits / Passes: I'm pretty sure there is a $5 fee, but I am waiting on a call back & will keep you posted. 

AllTrails Track: https://www.alltrails.com/explore/trail/us/south-carolina/swamp-fox-trail

Palmetto Conservation: https://palmettoconservation.org/passage/swamp-fox-passage/

Kids: No

Men: No

Water: 1 L

Bug Repellent: Yes

***As with all GWH events, you must sign the GWH waiver before attending – it takes less than a minute to sign, and once you’ve signed it once you’re good to go for all future meetups***

LINK TO WAIVER: http://bit.ly/GWHLiabilityWaiver


We will be starting on the McClellanville side of the Swamp Fox Passage, off of HWY 17. Expect to go a total of 6 miles, out and back. We will start hiking no later than 9:15 am. 
Make sure to bring PLENTY OF WATER AND BUG SPRAY. Long pants are recommended. If you are planning on bringing a furry friend, make sure to account for them as well. This is a trail I've been wanting to do for a while, and I'm very excited to get to do it with you ladies!

 

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