Sunday, January 7, 2018
Canal History Walk
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Join the rangers for a guided tour along the historic Columbia Canal and learn how it played a part in Columbia’s growth for almost 200 years. We’ll discuss the original canal, Columbia’s Waterworks, the earliest hydropower plants, and the SC State Penitentiary (CCI).
Meet at the Red Schoolhouse at the south end of Riverfront Park, 312 Laurel Street.
Guests are encouraged to dress comfortably, bring binoculars and field guides as well as any essentials like water, sunscreen, insect repellent and sturdy walking footwear.
For more information, contact the Parks & Recreation Department at 803-545-3100.