Lake Conestee Nature Park

Lake Conestee Nature Park (LCNP) consists of approximately 400 acres of beautiful natural habitat on the Reedy River just 6 miles south of downtown Greenville, South Carolina. The park contains both hardwood and evergreen forest, extensive wetlands, 3 miles of the Reedy River, and a rich diversity of wildlife habitat. Deer, raccoon, beaver, fox, river otter, and various small mammals inhabit the park, along with numerous species of reptiles and amphibians. Over 200 bird species have been reported by the Greenville County Bird Club. The park has been designated as an Important Bird Area of Global Significance by the National Audubon Society.

LCNP is owned and operated by the Conestee Foundation. The Mission of the Conestee Foundation is to develop Lake Conestee and contiguous community lands into a nature park and wildlife sanctuary for public recreation and environmental education. Each year around 3,000 students from Greenville and surrounding counties visit the park for nature based field trips. The park also offers educational events that are open to the general public twice a month.

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September

20

Sep 20 2018 - Nov 30 2018

September 20

Dates vary between September 20, 2018 - November 30, 2018

The Knee-High Naturalist program offers two, 1.5 hour, classes per month to pre-kindergarten students. There is a 6 class series offered each season (except winter). For the...

September

27

Sep 27 2018 - Sep 27 2018

September 27

Sep. 27

What: This is a FUNDRAISER! All proceeds will go towards Lake Conestee Nature Park. They have a fun evening planned for you! Events will include: Barbecue, sides, ends, veggie...

October

09

Oct 09 2018 - Oct 23 2018

October 09

Dates vary between September 18, 2018 - October 23, 2018

LCNP is happy to announce a Wetland Yoga series at the park. These classes will take place twice a month. They will be piloting the program for September and October and hope...