Colonial Lake is a tidal pond in Charleston, South Carolina with wide walkways around it. The area is used as a park. For many years the lake was known as the Rutledge Street Pond; some residents still call it "The Pond." It acquired the name Colonial Lake in 1881, in honor of the "Colonial Commons" established in 1768.With our world travel planner, Charleston attractions like Colonial Lake can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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I really like Colonial Lake and Moultrie Playground as together they are great spaces to get outside and enjoy some of the best parks in Charleston. Colonial Lake is a nice space to walk, run, or... more »
This is always a beautiful place to take a short walk. There is plenty of parking on three sides of the park. There is lots of nice greenery surrounding the lake. more »
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