I was part of a group of Canadians visiting South Carolina. March 9, 2003 Keith Rodgers Leave a comment. It is conveniently located on an ox bow right off the main river, and accessible only by hiking and kayaking! Be prepared for a 13 mile kayak or canoe trip down the river, then another 10 mile trip to get to your car. We offer kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding and tubing for all skill levels. 10 reviews of Edisto River Adventures "Earl and family were incredible hosts. Many thanks to Mason who got all 9 of our tubes + the cooler attached. Friends of the Edisto is an organization committed to preserving the river for generations to come. Camping available on sandbanks and river bluffs. The approximately 57.0-mile Edisto River Canoe and Kayak Trail near Summerville is an easy trip on one of the state’s longest blackwater rivers. I went to Carolina Heritage Edisto River Treehouses with my sisters for a girls bonding weekend. Half the fun of a stay at Edisto River Treehouses is getting there! If you are a seasoned paddler, feel free to go solo. Stay overnight in a comfortable, furnished treehouse that sits 14 feet above the riverbank in a private refuge on blackwater Edisto River. Penny Creek Landing is located on the eastern bank of the Edisto River near Adams Run and is about an hour’s drive from the Beaufort area. Orangeburg County is moving forward with plans to create a canoe/kayak park on the Edisto River near Lake Edisto Road. On the Edisto River you can have a great outdoor experience. I have tried to attend as many of these as I can. Guided River Tours. Edisto River Canoe and Kayak Trail "ERCK" is a group of volunteers committed to the preservation of the Edisto River, educating people on safe paddling, and emphasizing the enjoyment of paddling. It certainly ranks among the prettiest anywhere, too. Enjoy a two hour scenic river cruise through the beautiful ACE Basin. 1 of 16 SC State Parks built by the Civilian Conservation Corps. Visit this story at TheTandD.com to see the plans.. LARRY HARDY, T&D The new owner Chris is a great host. Other amenities at Colleton include an easy nature trail, a campground, picnic shelters and ballfields. Donations accepted ($10 a year recommended) Each paddler accepts the fact that there is an assumption of risk when you paddle. Scenic 23 mile canoe/kayak trail on the Edisto River from Colleton State Park to Givhans Ferry State Park. Ideal for a relaxing 1-night camping trip. Ace Basin, dolphin, & sunset tours available. Edisto River Basin Boating Guide - Hardcopies of this guide are available for purchase from SCDNR and it may be viewed or downloaded from the webpage. The Edisto River is the longest free-flowing blackwater river in the United States, and the only major South Carolina river contained entirely within South Carolina's boundaries. Summer canoeing on the Edisto River, South Carolina. Enjoy Edisto River kayaking and canoeing, trails, fishing and more at Givhans Ferry State Park. Edisto River: South Carolina’s Black Beauty The Edisto River watershed. This exclusive gated 3 acre retreat is a one of a kind creation in the lowcountry. Vince Payne, Dave Brytowski and I paddled two days Dec 10th and 11th) on the Edisto River near Summersville, SC, which is about 30 minutes or so from Charleston. At Edisto Adventures, we provide Paddlesport tours and rentals on the beautiful Edisto River. Thanks to a tree house on the Edisto River near Canadys, SC I no longer wonder, because I know. The price is decent and the staff is very helpful. Very knowledgeable and helpful. The Edisto watershed's "Blackwater" region continues to maintain its rural character, enjoying a bounty of natural beauty and rich cultural resources. December 9-11, Summerville, SC. The Edisto River is known as one of the longest flowing blackwater rivers in all of … We had a great time! You'll be in the water in no time, paddling leisurely down the rapid-free Edisto River, its banks lined with ancient cedar, cypress and live oak trees. Enjoy the country for a week or weekend in this cottage reminescent of days gone by. There’s a treehouse for up to six guests and another one for up to eight people, so families have some great options here. We have everything to make your stay enjoyable, we have board games, TV and Wifi for those who don't want to disconnect. Reserve these … I would 100% return and would recommend Earl to any visitors to the Charleston area." Nestled on a small island surrounded by water on the Edisto River, a 6 mile paddle downstream from the Givhans Ferry State Park. Had a great day tubing down the Edisto River for our twins’ 14th birthday! Carolina Heritage Outfitters, owners of the Edisto River Treehouses, will supply you with a canoe, paddles, life jackets and directions. History. You have to canoe or kayak your way to this treehouse hotel in Canadys, South Carolina. April – October Free shuttle service will be provided for the monthly Chamber River Trip. The Edisto River is one of the longest free-flowing blackwater rivers in North America, flowing over 250 meandering miles from its sources in Saluda and Edgefield counties, to its Atlantic Ocean mouth at Edisto Beach, South Carolina. Cabins and campsites are available–reserve yours today! The Edisto River Refuge . The organization also offers numerous location and access points for for the 2,867 were here. The scenery is beautiful and the water was perfect. Kayaking to the Edisto Confluence. If you are new to the sport or area we also offer guided trips on the Edisto River. BY THE NUMBERS. By Burt Kornegay. Photo by Burt Kornegay. There is a 50 mile water canoe trail along the Edisto River … There are several miles of hiking trails, cypress and tupelo swamps, sandy river banks and a sandy, shallow river bottom. Canoe to your Treehouse. All instructors are American Canoe Association certified. Paddling in the Snuggedy Swamp. The largest private wildlife refuge on the Edisto River is accessible by canoe and offers our guests unparalleled privacy and stunning views from world-class treehouses as seen on Treehouse Masters. Explore another Lowcountry South Carolina park at Lake Warren! Earl showed us true southern hospitality, facilitating river tubing, teaching us how to shoot guns and introducing us to great local cuisine. Located just 50 minutes from Downtown Charleston and 25 minutes from Summerville SC. 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