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A Cool Place – Videos

Highlights of what you’ll discover when visiting the mountain lakes region of Upstate South Carolina

Get out and visit YOUR National Forest!

  Yellow Branch Falls Winding Stairs Trail Station Cove Falls King Creek Falls Chattooga Trail...

Andrew Pickens Ranger District

The Andrew Pickens Ranger District, located in Oconee County, is part of the Sumter National...

Rural Scenic Long Creek, SC

Located in the Southern Appalachian Mountains, it might seem to be “in the middle of...

The Foothills Trail

If hiking is your game, then discovering all or part of the Foothills Trail is...

Westminster Music Centre

The Westminster Music Centre is a unique facility that was designed from the ground up...

Jocassee Adventures

Visit Oconee SPOTLIGHT on Jocassee Adventures owner, Mike Atkins. Mike has been a scuba instructor...

Wildwater

Meet the husband and wife team behind Wildwater, the first outfitter to operate Chattooga River...

Humble Pie & Chattooga River Resort

 Mike Stockton is an entrepreneur extraordinaire with his hands on the pulse of Long Creek....

Friends of Jocassee

SPOTLIGHT on Friends of Jocassee environmental organization and its annual BellFest festival. In 2013, National...

Destination Oconee

SPOTLIGHT on Janet Harman, the Manager of Destination Oconee: Realizing the Future of Oconee County.  ...

Sesquicentennial Milestone

In 2018, to commemorate 150 years as a county, our Parks, Recreation & Tourism department...