Paddling Resources

Some excellent resources for South Carolina paddlers. These are in no particular order...



Books on Paddling in South Carolina


  • Able, Gene and Jack Horan. Paddling South Carolina: A Guide to Palmetto State River Trails. Revised Edition. Orangeburg, SC: Sandlapper Press, 2001
  • Beasley, Barry and Tom Blagden, Jr. The Rivers of South Carolina. Englewoood, CO: Westcliffe Publishers, Inc. 1999
  • Benner, Bob and David Benner. Carolina White Water A Paddler's Guide to the Western Carolinas. Seventh Edition. Birmingham, AL: Menasha Ridge Press, 1993
  • Boyd, Brian A. Chattooga Wild and Scenic River. Revised Third Edition. Clayton, GA: Fern Creek Press, 2001
  • Earhart, Ralph. Kayak Charleston: A Guide to Trips within 1 Hour of Charleston. Charleston, SC: R. Earhart, 2004
  • Jackson, Jeff and Dave Hargett. Reedy River Paddling Trail: Greenville, SC to Lake Greenwood. Brochure. Greenville, SC: Friends of the Reedy River, 1999
  • Taylor, David and Gary Henderson. The Lawson's Fork: Headwaters to Confluence. Spartanburg, SC: Hub City Press, 2000
  • South Carolina Atlas & Gazetteer. First Edition. Yarmouth, ME; Delorme, 1998