Island Packet 6-17-13

How does the Spanish Moss Trail benefit our community? Encourages healthy lifestyles by providing a paved, dedicated pedestrian and bike trail Connects neighborhoods, parks and businesses Spurs economic development and neighborhood revitalization Offers public access to water and marsh views Increases real estate values Promotes tourism Creates public access for residents and visitors to enjoy […]



What is the Spanish Moss Trail? The Spanish Moss Trail is an emerging rails-to-trail greenway project owned by Beaufort County, South Carolina and is located in the heart of Northern Beaufort County. Today,the Spanish Moss Trail is a 3.3 mile, 12-foot wide, paved, pedestrian Trail open for the enjoyment of bikers, runners, walkers, fishers, and […]

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Less than two years ago, the Spanish Moss Trail had yet to reach the drawing board. Today, two phases of the Trail are open for public enjoyment — connecting 3.3 miles of the Town of Port Royal to the City of Beaufort (Depot Road and Ribaut Road).  The third phase (1.6 miles) is currently under […]