Foothills Drifter 6K Feb. 18
The 8th annual Foothills Drifter 6K is the only trail run of its kind in Greenville, S.C. A festive atmosphere welcomes both advanced and novice runners. The race benefits Lake Conestee Nature Park which consists of approximately 400 acres of beautiful natural habitat on the Reedy River just 6 miles south of downtown Greenville, South Carolina and is the “southern hub” of the Swamp Rabbit Trail.
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Welcome to Lake Conestee Nature Park!
Lake Conestee Nature Park consists of approximately 400 acres of beautiful natural habitat on the Reedy River just 6 miles south of downtown Greenville, South Carolina. The park contains both hardwood and evergreen forest, extensive wetlands, 3 miles of the Reedy River, and a rich diversity of wildlife habitat. Deer, raccoon, beaver, fox, river otter, and various small mammals inhabit the park, along with numerous species of reptiles and amphibians. Over 200 bird species have been reported by the Greenville County Bird Club. The park has been designated as an Important Bird Area of Global Significance by the National Audubon Society. To view a video overview of the park, please click here. (off-site link)
Everything you need to know before you visit
For park hours, click here. For trailheads and parking, click here. For park rules and safety, click here.
Family-friendly walks – get your maps now!
Lake Conestee Nature Park has established two family-friendly walks so far, with more to come soon! We’re creating easy-to-follow maps for these walks, too, so download yours today and bring them with you when you visit!
Monthly Saturday Programs
Register today to bring the family outdoors to discover life along our trails, in the meadow, and near the wetlands.
Visit us on Facebook
Lake Conestee Nature Park maintains a very active Facebook page where events and visitors of every species make regular appearances.
Our family has lots of feathers, ferns and fur … and we’re looking forward to meeting yours!