Southport Road Path

South Carolina

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Southport Road Path Facts

States: South Carolina
Counties: Spartanburg
Length: 3 miles
Trail end points: Southport Rd. & Cedar Springs Rd. and Southport Rd. & South Ave.
Trail surfaces: Asphalt, Concrete
Trail category: Greenway/Non-RT
ID: 6422039
Trail activities: Bike, Walking

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Southport Road Path Description

This multi-use path follows the south side of Southport Road, from Cedar Springs Road heading west to South Avenue. It passes the 295 Sports Complex, a DMV office and a water treatment plant before ending near a fire station at South Avenue. The terrain is generally long, rolling hills. For more information:

Spartanburg Parks & Recreation
100 N. Liberty Street, 2nd Floor
Spartanburg, SC 29301
864-596-3105

Parking and Trail Access

From downtown Spartanburg, take Union Street for about 2.5 miles. Then bear right onto Cedar Springs Road, which intersects shortly with Southport Road. Take a right on Southport Road. Park at 295 Sports Complex on the left.

Southport Road Path Reviews

On the plus side: parking and access are easy, the trail is straight. Unfortunately, the negatives outweigh the positives: the trail is straight, along a major highway with no shade, it is poorly maintained (overgrown) and littered with broken glass. The title says it all... Spartanburg is blessed with many good trails, but this isn't one of them...there are better trails.

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