Mountain Rest, SC Trails and Parks

Mountain Rest has 18 trails in the vicinity, including 10 hiking trails and 7 for campgrounds. These trails range from 0 to 7.3 miles in length. The most popular trails are Burrells Ford Campground, Cherry Hill Campground and Pigpen and Licklog Falls. Trails.com member Greg K. recently completed Spoon Auger Falls.
  • Pigpen and Licklog FallsView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour, 10 minutes
    •  2.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Ideal! This trail gives you two great waterfalls back to back. With a perfect camping area at Pigpen Falls and a fabulous flow straight out into ...

  • Upper Sloan Bridge Falls, Lower Sloan Bridge Falls, and Hikers PerilView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  1.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Fresh! As you make your way alongside the river, the cool and fresh waters beside you fill your heart with joy, enticing you to immerse yourself ...

  • Spoon Auger FallsView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  25 minutes
    •  0.6 miles
    •  Guide

    Happy! Spoon Auger Falls smiles at you, as the sprinkles fly from her face, to cool and refresh you, in perfect tiny droplets.

  • King Creek FallsView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  40 minutes
    •  1.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Proud! King Creek Falls stands proudly above the creek it feeds, like a fledgling taking its first flight and shouting, Hey, look at me!

  • Chauga NarrowsView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  50 minutes
    •  1.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Tremendous! Chauga Narrows flows like freedom itself, carving its way through the bonds of the boulders and then dropping to the calm of the ...

  • Falls on Reedy BranchView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  20 minutes
    •  0.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Mysterious! A gorgeous gazebo alongside the base of the falls makes you wonder who once lived here. It feels as though you are trespassing as ...

  • Fall Creek FallsView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  20 minutes
    •  0.2 miles
    •  Guide

    Inspiring! Like the wings of a dove flapping in the wind, Fall Creek Falls brings a similar offering of peace.

  • Bull SluiceView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  20 minutes
    •  0.4 miles
    •  Guide

    Serene! This Class V rapid along Section III of the Wild and Scenic Chattooga River falls and flows perfectly over the rocky-bottomed river floor. ...

  • Chattooga River Trail—Sumter National Forest View Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  3.5 hours
    •  6.8 miles
    •  Guide

    As you would expect, the Chattooga River Trail follows the Wild and Scenic Chattooga River over the entire length of the hike. Although at times ...

  • King Creek Falls Trail—Sumter National ForestView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Hiking  
    •  45 minutes
    •  1.4 miles
    •  Guide

    King Creek Falls is simply stunning. And with a perfect sandy swim hole at the base, you and the dogs will both fall in love with this one. The ...

  • Oconee State ParkView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Campgrounds  
    •  0 miles
    •  Guide

    Located in Oc onee County, also known as South Carolina’s Golden Corner, Oconee State Park is perched at 1,800 feet in the Blue Ridge Mountains, ...

  • Cherry Hill CampgroundView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Cherry Hill Campground is the focal point for the Cherry Hill Recreation Area. And as one of the best national forest campgrounds in the Southern ...

  • Cherry Hill CampgroundView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Cherry Hill Campground is the focal point for the Cherry Hill Recreation Area. And it is a fine place to be—one of the best national forest campgrounds ...

  • Burrells Ford CampgroundView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Campgrounds  
    •  Guide

    Before the Chattooga was declared a wild and scenic river, campers could drive all the way to Burrells Ford Campground. But since its inclusion ...

  • Oconee State ParkView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Campgrounds  
    •  0 miles
    •  Guide

    Oconee State Park is quite lovely and was one of the original parks developed by the Civilian Conservation Corps back in the 1930s. The park ...

  • Whetstone Horse CampView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Campgrounds  
    •  0 miles
    •  Guide

    Horse tethers and ample parking for your trailer are just the beginning at this equestrian lover’s dream. With manure bins on-site, and a “ride-in/ride-out” ...

  • Blackwell Bridge Primitive CampsiteView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Campgrounds  
    •  0 miles
    •  Guide

    If you have a regular passenger car, I recommend that you park at the beginning of FR 734 and hike down the bumpy road to the campsite. But if ...

  • Warwoman CreekView Trail Details

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    Mountain Rest, SC

    • Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing  
    •  4 hours
    •  7.3 miles
    •  Guide

    Are you interested in spring creekin’ but aren’t quite ready for Over?ow, the Chauga, or lower Amicalola? Try Warwoman Creek up in Rabun County. ...