Buckle Island Road - FSR171

Total Miles
4.1

Elevation

15.32 ft

Duration

0.5 Hours

Technical Rating

1

Easy

Best Time

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter

Trail Overview

The Francis Marion National Forest is located north of Charleston, South Carolina. It is named for Revolutionary War hero Francis Marion, known to the British as the Swamp Fox. It lies entirely within the Middle Atlantic coastal forests ecoregion. The park is also entirely in a subtropical coniferous forest. This route follows a hard-packed gravel road back to a major paved highway that allows access to other areas of the National Forest.

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Buckle Island Road - FSR171
Buckle Island Road - FSR171
Buckle Island Road - FSR171

Difficulty

This is a hard-packed gravel road that is accessible by any vehicle. There are no ruts or potholes.

Technical Rating

1

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