Foothills Trail: Chattooga River

MODERATE 25 reviews
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Foothills Trail: Chattooga River is a 14.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Mountain Rest, South Carolina that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
14.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2293 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

backpacking

camping

fishing

fly fishing

hiking

trail running

river

waterfall

wild flowers

wildlife

Nice hike up the Chatooga River from Hwy 28 on the SC side to Lick Log Creek falls, in and out.

backpacking
22 days ago

4 months ago

I only got a few miles in, but I had kids. I didn't want to turn them against hiking. I think it's a great hike though and if u get hot take a dip in the ice cold mountain water. I camped here once before and loved it.

fishing
4 months ago

Camped 2 nights on the river. Did some fishing. I'll use this trail again.

backpacking
6 months ago

hiking
6 months ago

camping
7 months ago

hiking
7 months ago

camping
7 months ago

9 months ago

10 months ago

10 months ago

hiking
11 months ago

hiking
Monday, October 31, 2016

fly fishing
Friday, October 21, 2016

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Great camping and hiking!

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

hiking
Wednesday, September 21, 2016

hiking
Monday, July 04, 2016

Sunday, April 17, 2016

great camping

Sunday, February 07, 2016