When You’re Ready to Get Away,

Come Visit Oconee, SC

Discover a blend of charming small towns and outdoor adventure to enjoy.

Experience the best trails, waterfalls, lakes and rivers on the east coast.

Plan using our helpful planning tool to prepare for your visit.

What can I do in Oconee County, SC?

Rivers

Fishing

Waterfalls

Lakes

Mountain Biking

Parks

Towns

Music

Arts & Culture

Get a glimpse of Oconee

Monthly Newsletter

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Spotlight on Black Jacket Symphony

If you’re a fan of classic rock, you’ll want to catch one of Black Jacket Symphony’s upcoming shows!   
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Spotlight on Event Venues

If you’re looking for unique locations to host your wedding or special event, consider these unique places in Oconee County.
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The Wild & Scenic Chattooga River

The river is federally protected and offers a variety of recreational activities, suitable for thrill-seekers and those looking for leisurely experiences in nature.
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Destination: Oconee Station

Oconee Station is a state historic site within 30 minute walking distance to Station Cove Falls-an awesome natural wonder!
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Water Safety Tips

We want paddlers to enjoy themselves and keep safety in mind, see our tips for enjoying water destinations in a safe manner.
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Explore & enjoy the many outdoor opportunities with places for all ages and interests.

Get inspiration from those who live, work, and play in Oconee County, SC

Trails leading to

29 Waterfalls

2 Scenic Rivers

Chattooga and Chauga

4 Stunning Lakes

Hartwell, Jocassee, Keowee, & Tugalo

One of the world’s last great places—
a destination of a lifetime.

National Geographic

National Geographic last great places

One of the world’s last great places—
a destination of a lifetime.

National Geographic

National Geographic last great places

Planning your visit, simplified.

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