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Friends of Revolutionary Rivers (FOREVR)

The Friends of Revolutionary Rivers (FOREVR) promotes awareness and stewardship of 60 miles of Lynches River and 6 miles of the Great Pee Dee River listed with the National Park System as SC Revolutionary Rivers® National Recreation Trail. This trail takes paddlers down Lynches Scenic River from the Lynches River County Park to the cypress and tupelo-laden stomping grounds of Revolutionary War hero General Francis Marion. A video with Field and Stream editor Eddie Nickens provides an overview.

Current FOREVR projects include:

  • making paddling excursions available to underprivileged students and to individuals with physical, mental and/or behavioral disabilities
  • clearing of fallen trees to make the full route accessible by boat
  • promoting awareness of the historical significance of the SC Revolutionary Rivers trail

More information about FOREVR may be found at www.forevr.us