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Caesars Head

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TRAVEL ADVISORY

Due to damage from Hurricane Irma, the Hospital Rock Trail is closed.  The campsites on that trail are open.  The trail is closed above the campsites to the Falls Creek Falls Trail.  For more information, please contact the park directly.

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HOURS

9am-9pm, daily during daylight saving time. 9am-6pm, daily, the remainder of the year. Trails close one hour before dark, year round.

OFFICE

9am-5pm, daily, during daylight saving time. 10am-5pm M-Th and 9am-5pm F-Su, the remainder of the year.

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ADMISSION

Trail access cost: $2 adults; $1.25 SC seniors; age 15 & younger free

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PETS

Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife.

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Wifi Available

BY THE NUMBERS

1 awesome overlook where you can see clear to Greenville on a beautiful day

1 Devils Kitchen - you've got to find out the story

60+ miles of challenging hiking trails

420 cascading waterfall - Raven Cliff Falls

5 other waterfalls accessible through the park

18 primitive, backcountry campsites

3208 feet above sea level

3 months a year thousands of hawks migrate right through the park! Sept. 1- Nov. 30

13K magnificent acres preserved and protected for you

Caesars Head State Park

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Top 5 Things To Do

  1. Check out the breathtaking views from the Caesars Head Overlook.
  2. Come to the Hawk Watch and observe as the raptors migrate to their South American feeding grounds.
  3. In the summer, take a dip in the Middle Saluda River or follow the Jones Gap Trail as you go from swimming hole to swimming hole.
  4. Hike the Raven Cliff Falls Trail and check out the tallest waterfall in South Carolina. 
  5. Work up a sweat as you hike the Rainbow Falls Trail and then relax in the cooling mist of the falls.