Butterfly Branch Greenway

The TRACK Trail at Butterfly Branch Greenway is a 0.5-mile, out-and-back adventure that follows the course of the Butterfly Branch Creek and is part of The Daniel Morgan Trail System.

Along the way, hikers will be treated to the creek, riparian, and wetland habitat. This source of water attracts all kinds of wildlife and plant life that you can discover.

The TRACK Trail brochures will help you explore this environment and learn about the things you may find on your hike. Have fun as you travel the trail, exploring the park and discovering its wonders!

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Location Details

Recreational Features: Paved Bike Path, Picnic Tables
Amenities: Nature Center, Food Service, Pet Area
ADA Compliant: Yes
Seasonality: Open all year
Trailhead at Butterfly Branch Greenway
View from footbridge, looking toward parking lot
Butterfly Branch Greenway

Adventures for Butterfly Branch Greenway

Hiking

Nature's Hide & Seek

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
0.50
The Nature's Hide & Seek brochure is designed so that kids of all ages can walk along the trail and discover common things that are often overlooked in nature. Some of them are hard to find, others are easy. Best of all, the adventure never ends because every time you walk the trail you will discover new things hiding in nature.
Hiking

Animal Athletes

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
0.50
The Animal Athletes adventure challenges kids to exercise with the animals. This brochure gives kids eight different animal exercises they can do along the trail. From hummingbird hand-swings to frog hops, kids are sure to have fun getting in shape with the animals during their outdoor adventures.
Hiking

Nature's Relationships

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
0.50
In the Nature's Relationships brochure you will discover how everything in nature is connected... even us. As you walk along the trail, the brochure will tell you a story about a few of the relationships that can be found. Many more relationships exist, so keep your eyes and heart open and you will discover many of nature's relationships - even yours.
Hiking

Bug Out

Difficulty:
Easy
Trail length:
0.50
The "Bug Out" brochure is an investigation into the creepy crawlies of the forest. This adventure will help you learn how to identify the difference between insects, spiders and other arthropods.

Directions

650 Howard St
Spartanburg, SC 29303
Latitude: 34.956307000000
Longitude: -81.943313000000

Partners

This TRACK Trail was made possible through a partnership formed with the City of Spartanburg Parks and Recreation and with funding provided by the BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina Foundation: