Pickett Bridge Rec. Area & Pitt Street Bridge

Type: Active, Attractions, Day Trips, Family Friendly, Free Attractions, Great Views, Historic Sites, Local Picks, Outdoor Activities, Outdoor Activities - Summer, Parks, Relaxing, Romantic, Water, Water Sports

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Parks, Free Things to Do: Are you in search of a free attraction or outdoor space that's close to downtown Charleston for a romantic day trip or sunset viewing? You're in luck - Mount Pleasant's Pitt Street Bridge, as it is...  Read More
Romantic Things to Do: This historic park, named for a dedicated Mount Pleasant doctor, is often locally referred to as simply "The Pitt Street Bridge," even though it is no longer a fully intact bridge or in operation....  Read More

  • Parks: "Got a bike, a kayak, or a fishing pole? Bring 'em here for great fun on the water! You'll find an excellent starting line for an adventurous afternoon with some killer views!"
  • Free Things to Do: "Take your significant other over to Mount Pleasant for a surprise (and free!) romantic outing at this picturesque public park."
  • Romantic Things to Do: "This beautiful, uncrowded park and scenic area is known for fantastic views and is an ideal spot to launch a kayak."
  • Best for Parks Because: Often touted as the best sunset views in all of Charleston, "Pitt Street Bridge" is so beautiful, it's one of Charleston's most popular engagement spots.
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: The Pickett Rec Area and Pitt Street Bridge is one of the Charleston area's most beautiful and romantic free attractions, popular for engagements and weddings.
  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: Pitt Street Bridge is a local favorite for exercise, relaxation, and sunrise and sunset views of Charleston.

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