12,000 Year History Park

1120 Fort Congaree Tr, Cayce, SC 29033
Phone: (850) 322-5636
Pricing: Free/Donation

The 12,000 Year History Park is a unique archeological site. With over 120 centuries of inhabitants, including mammoths and Native American tribes, the park offers guided tours on Saturdays throughout the year. You’ll find a dog-friendly walking trail on the site, and restrooms are available at the Cayce Tennis and Fitness Center. Access to Timmerman Trail is located here and provides paved walking and biking paths, so plan an entire day of fun. There are hotels in close proximity (even next door!). Come and Explore Local! Make it a vacation!

Stay the day or make it a vacation and plan a week-long outdoor adventure on the river!

There's plenty to do here! This park is the perfect place for biking, walking with your best friend or puppy, and nature photography. Click here for a list of nearby hotels. The hotel adjacent to the 12,000 Year History Park is the Courtyard Marriott Cayce.

Traveling to Cayce or West Columbia for business? Stay and EXPLORE Local. Stay the weekend and enjoy a tube ride down the river, southern food, bike and hiking trails, and more! Make it a vacation. There's lots to enjoy here!

Click here to download the map of places to see nature and where to stay near the 12,000 Year Park.

Click here for a video about fishing at the Riverwalk Park

For a fishing license, click here.

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