Located in Four Holes Swamp, the Francis Beidler Forest spans over 16,000 acres and contains the largest remaining stand of virgin Bald Cypress and Tupelo Gum swamp forest left anywhere in the world. A 1.75 mile self-guided boardwal trail (handicap accessible) leads you to the heart of the swamp. Canoe and kayak trips and naturalist-guided tours are also avaialble seasonally by reservation.
Check out their website for a free downloadable iPhone/iPod application the includes tons of text images that relate to this rare natural area.
Location + Contact Info
336 Sanctuary Road
Harleyville, SC 29448