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There’s still time to enjoy the summer season and make lasting memories! See our tried...

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Mini Golf Oconee Oasis

The Oasis Ranch is a lushly landscaped course that will make you think you’re on...

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Jocassee is an Adventure Paradise!

Drop anchor, disembark and explore!  Active folks can scamper over huge boulders and rock outcroppings...

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Bad Creek Hydro Station

This Duke Energy 1,065 megawatt pumped-storage facility was built inside a mountain bordering Lake Jocassee.

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Summer intern rafts Chattooga River

Our Clemson intern checks out Section III of the Chattooga River and recommends it for...

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Life in Long Creek!

This brand and lifestyle is enhancing the local scene near the Chattooga River with new...

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Ross Mountain Passage is Open!

The Ross Mountain Passage is the 30th passage to be completed along the 500-mile Palmetto...

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Tip-Top Tribute bands coming to town

An incredible lineup of tribute bands are coming to Walhalla Performing Arts Center this season.

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South Cove is Super!

A scenic setting with tons of amenities, there’s so much to do at this wonderful...

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Footloose on the Foothills Trail

Main trail + spur trails offer backcountry adventures with public access to waterfalls, overlooks, campsites,...

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Delight Dad

Fun father’s day activities you can do with dad.

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Come out and play!

We’re a short drive from major southern cities. Quaint towns and memorable ways to unplug...