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Stay At Chattooga Trails Bed and Barn

This terrific destination offers a variety of accommodations and amenities suited to the horse crowd....

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SC Apple Festival

Oconee County is the largest apple producing region in South Carolina! Festival 9/10 & 9/11...

National Hunting & Fishing Day

A day to promote outdoor sports and conservation while enjoying a wonderful park here in...

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Improved Trails to Brasstown Falls

One of Oconee’s most visited waterfall trails has undergone major improvements including: viewing platforms, lots...

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The Ridge at Summit Farms

This wonderful venue in Westminster, SC offers a simple elegant setting for weddings and special...

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Chattooga canoe discovery

Seventeen years after a Native American canoe was discovered in the Chattooga River, a second...

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Discover Oconee: The Blue Wall

Insight about nature and seasonal occurrences along the Southern Blue Ridge Escarpment a.k.a. the Blue...

50th year of “Deliverance”

The filming of Deliverance generated public interest and resulted in political decisions that permanently protected...

Top Trip Picks

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.