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Congaree National Park is located in South Carolina. It is ecologically very important as it is home to one of the largest tracts of hardwood forest left in the United States. The national park is spread over 26,546 acres (10,742 hectares). The national park has a designated wilderness area and it has recreational facilities like hiking, canoeing, kayaking, and bird watching. It also has a rich variety of native flora and fauna.
Traces Golf Club features 27 mildly challenging holes to amateurs as well as professionals. The course is made of sand, rolling meadows and undulant greenery.
The Palms Course at Oakdale was founded in the year 1961. This 18-hole course has a 117 slope rating and a 70.1 course rating.
Spread across 30 acres (12 hectares), the Kalmia Gardens is situated in Hartsville, South Carolina. The gardens were set up by Mrs. David R. Coker who made trails and planted ornamental flora. The early-19th-century plantation features azalea plants and camellias along with an array of native species that enhance the beauty of the garden. It is a renowned birding spot that guarantees a pleasing experience for bird watchers. Also, the Joslin Education Center is accessible to school groups for trips to the gardens.