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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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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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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,...