Roxbury Park Wildlife Photos

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Lowcountry Outdoor Treasure

 Town of Meggett's

Roxbury Park

Beautiful vistas!

Abundant and diverse wildlife!

As easy on the feet, as it is on the eyes!

We are going to be transplanting hundreds of perennial wildflowers on March 26th   9am to 12pm

Nature Walks

The park has several trails on which visitors can take self guided walks. If you would prefer a private guided tour, we are offering those as well. 

​For rates and more information, click here.

Did you know?

Roxbury Park  is home to the Least Killifish, the smallest species of fish in North America, and one of the smallest vertebrates in the world.    Read more here.

Plant of the week:

Swamp Maple

Also known as Red Maple, this is one of the soft maples, and is abundant around the upper freshwater pond. Swamp Maples are on of the earliest trees to bloom in the park, and provide beautiful colors for several months out of the year (flowers, then seeds, and the leaves in the fall). When in bloom (now through February) look for warblers in the tops of these trees.

Bird Of The Week:

Hermit Thrush
These medium sized song birds can bee seen all over the park right now,  They tend to scamper over the ground, and fly low to the ground when found in the woods.

Swamp Thing!

Check out this recording of a strange sounding creature that was heard in the swamp at thesoutheast corner of the park. Turns out that it was nothing more than a "variant call" of a female Wood Duck.

Roxbury Park has a beautiful rustic two bedroom, two bath cottage that can be rented out for the week.    Did you realize that we are located right in the middle of these other well known natural protected areas in the Ace Basin (all eBird Hotspots!)?

Ace Basin NWR -                                       3.5 miles

Dungannon Heritage Plantation -    11.3 miles

Botany Bay Plantation -                      13.5 miles

Caw Caw Interpretive Center -         14.3 miles

Donnelly WMA -                                     21.7 miles

Magnolia Plantation & Gardens -      27    miles

For seasonal rates and/or more information, select  "Rental Information"  from the main menu bar above.

"Roxbury Park is the perfect combination of diversity and accessibility. Where else can you see so much in such a short time or distance? "

Check out this video taken last spring at Roxbury Park . . . 15 baby Wood Ducks chasing after their momma.

Guided Nature Walks

Entrance to the park is free, and self guided walks are welcomed and encouraged.

However, if you would like to see more wildlife, and learn more about what you are seeing, private guided tours are available.  

These private guided tours are being offered to help cover the purchase of bird seed, as well as plants and materials for our new butterfly garden.  Please help support Roxbury Park.          Read more here.

​What is there to do at

Roxbury Park?

Coming soon!

Roxbury Park is going to be featured in the

South Carolina Wildlife Magazine's next issue (May/June)!

Park hours:   Open Saturday and Sunday from 8:00AM until 6:00 PM

​Closed Monday through Friday except by appointment.  {For more info,  email}​​

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​Bird Feed  &

Wildflower Seed

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It's always cool seeing dolphins at Roxbury Park, but what about when three pair come into the cove right next to the cottage to feed . . . and  a Bald Eagle flies in to check things out.  Now don't expect to see this on every visit, but you never know what you're going to see at Roxbury Park!

Read more . . .