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West Ashley Greenway

Charleston, SC 29403
+1 843-724-7321
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Pretty Scenery & Exercise & Fresh Air!

To start on the East end of the trail, navigate to Starbucks on Windermere. The trail is... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Manhattan Beach, California
Getting fit

A great way to get healthy with some hidden treasures. Go as far as you can or stop and head back... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2017
Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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“johns island” (2 reviews)
“trail” (6 reviews)
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Charleston, SC 29403
+1 843-724-7321
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

To start on the East end of the trail, navigate to Starbucks on Windermere. The trail is immediately behind Starbucks. There is an Earth Fare and Staples shopping center which is where we parked. The trail is about 8 miles. It is paved for the...More

1  Thank ScubaLynch
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

A great way to get healthy with some hidden treasures. Go as far as you can or stop and head back home, either way you are breathing fresh air and moving!! If Starbucks is a motivation, there are two locations you can visit near the...More

1  Thank MichelleRwithGS
Reviewed 27 October 2016

This is a nicely shaded, smooth and well maintained trail that crosses some bridges and goes into a beautiful wooded area. There are several areas near marsh and water. This trail starts with about 2 or 3 miles of black pavement that goes through the...More

1  Thank lilalubean
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

There are always people around and avoided the dodgier neighboorhoods. Well maintained, with minimal interruptions by road.

1  Thank s m
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

The trail is an old railroad line from Folly Rd that goes all the way to the foot of the bridge to Johns Island. It is great for biking, walking, and running. It is 10 miles one way, but if you wanted to see as...More

Thank CharlestonResident
Reviewed 24 March 2016

I have been on the West Ashley greenway a couple of times. While I like it as a place to get some exercise, it is a bit desolate in areas and the scenery is limited. I wish they could do more to enhance it.

Thank michaell1232014
Reviewed 17 September 2014

This bike path is a little difficult to find, even for a local like myself, so be sure to consult a map of the area before attempting the ride. The most interesting thing to me about this path was the diversity of the scenery as...More

3  Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 12 August 2013

My wife and I attempted to bike the West Ashley Greenway during our visit to Charleston. We were disappointed and would recommend avoiding it. The trail was under heavy construction and was impassible after mile 3. We were looking forward to a 10 mile ride,...More

3  Thank Mason9923
Reviewed 1 April 2013

During a visit to family in West Ashley last fall, we searched out this greenway. It was definitely tricky finding where to park our car on the west end of the trail. We found a parking lot just outside a business and began at the...More

3  Thank PJCapers
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