Things To Do
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Boating and Boat Access
: Private boat access to the Salkehatchie River is a half-mile from the park.
Only canoes and boats with trolling motors allowed on the Salkehatchie River.
OTHER AMENITIES AND ACTIVITIES
: The site is a great place for bird watching. Abundant wild turkeys, hawks, falcons, red-headed and pileated woodpeckers, snowy and cattle egrets are some of the birds that may be seen on the park.
: Geocaching is permitted. Several geocaches are located on the park. For more information visit the official geocaching website.
: The Battlefield Interpretive Trail is a self-guided trail about 3/4 of a mile with interpretive wayside panels. There are also two easy-to-hike nature trails located on the park.
: Visitors may bike on the Retreat Road extending from the memorial grounds to the battlefield, at the picnic area and on the roads in the park.
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