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Vereen Memorial Historical Gardens

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Address: 2250 SC-179, 1 mile from NC border, Little River, SC 29566
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"Secret" Garden

I really enjoy visiting this garden area. I call it secret because it can easily be missed off of the beginning of Rt197 heading north into Calabash. Beautiful woods, walking... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Little River, South Carolina
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Little River, South Carolina
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I really enjoy visiting this garden area. I call it secret because it can easily be missed off of the beginning of Rt197 heading north into Calabash. Beautiful woods, walking trails, and a winding road lead down to the marshes along the ICW. A nice, tranquil area with benches, wooden walking bridges, a swing, etc. Look for the special shell... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you go for a hike here, you can take a trail down to the pier at the water. It is mostly shaded and a good activity for a hot day. You can also walk on trails up to the cemetery. There is a place for picnic.

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Thank Carol T
Punta Gorda, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice garden park. It is easy to find just off of US 17. It is between 17 and the Intracoastal Waterway so it you walk along the waterfront you can get some nice views of boats going up and down the waterway. A great place to walk your dog and take some nice photos.

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Thank Richard G
Portland, Maine
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Please stop and enjoy this natural hidaway. Little River S.C.There is plenty of parking and and even a viewing and fishing wharf .The local bird residents are abundant and vocal.This a beautifull place .

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Thank claring
Sound Beach, New York, United States
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

We've been past this park a 100 times and never when in until this week. WOW what a find, we loved walking round this area. The trail are well marked and easy to walk. There are decking going over the mash and they have many signs with info for you about the mash land. The park is open until sunset.

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Thank Everett M
United States
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a lovely park with bathroom accommodations & nice walking trails through wooded areas to the Intra-coastal waterway - BUT...take your bug spray! I was eaten up by the "no-see-ems" on my visit & I'm not sure that I will go back again. But if these rascals don't bother you - you will certainly enjoy the visit!! :) My... More 

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Thank JimLoretta
Little River, South Carolina
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

Quiet, beautiful park setting with plenty of hiking trails through woods, over salt marsh (boardwalk) and along the ICW for a relaxing stroll.

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Thank Doug T
Elyria, Ohio
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful trails in the front and amazing landscape altogether. It is so nice to see something like that so we'll taken care of and maintained!

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Thank mandymarie16
Lake George, Colorado
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Wonderful nature trails with many interpretive signs, fishing on the intercoastal is possible (supply your own license and gear). Lots of benches are available for your pleasure and marsh walk is one of the best i've visited.

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Agawam, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Lots of wooded trails as well as boardwalk over the marsh. Peaceful little park with picnic tables and swings. Also an interesting family cemetery for Vereen and Horry families with graves back to the revolutionary war

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