Lyman Rail Trail

South Carolina

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Lyman Rail Trail Facts

States: South Carolina
Counties: Spartanburg
Length: 0.5 miles
Trail end points: Lawrence Street and Old Spartanburg Highway
Trail surfaces: Asphalt
Trail category: Rail-Trail
ID: 9352622
Trail activities: Bike, Walking

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Lyman Rail Trail Description

The first phase of this rail trail opened in April 2017 and provides safe and convenient pedestrian access to Lyman’s commercial center. While it is new, it is already fairly well-used. The trail provides serves a dual purpose: recreation, for walkers, joggers and cyclists, and transportation, for residents going downtown to do errands or carry out business. These dual purposes will be enhanced as the trail is extended from its current half-mile span between Lawrence Street and Old Spartanburg Highway. Street furniture will be added to the trail soon. A dog park has also been proposed along the trail. 

The trail is built on the right-of-way of the Old Springs/Pacific mill railroad tracks that wound through the old mill village.

 

Parking and Trail Access

Parking is available in downtown Lyman.

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