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Jocassee Gorges: Destination of a Lifetime!

Nearly a decade after Jocassee Gorges was named a “Destination of a Lifetime” by National...

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Getaway to Long Creek, SC

This rural place is home to one of Oconee’s most special places-The Chattooga River! Visit...

5 Top December Activities

Suggestions for festive and fun ways to enjoy the area if you’re visiting Oconee in...

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Top 5 Fall Activities

It’s a great time to visit! Enjoy a slower pace, cooler weather and seasonal scenery.

Fall on Lake Jocassee

Peace. Reflections from one of our tourism partners, Kay Wade, on what Lake Jocassee offers...

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Oconee’s Fall Foliage

Abundant rainfall and cool temperatures should result in another amazing autumn!  We expect the foliage...

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Destination Oconee: Chau Ram County Park

Convenient for travelers and handicap accessible, this park has over 400 acres of woodland, huge...

Chattooga River Rafting

Visit Oconee SC’s most popular Google search phrase last week was “Chattooga River Rafting”. FYI...

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South Carolina 7 Expedition

Tom Mullikin sets off on an inaugural expedition to raise awareness of floodwater prevention and...

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Heads up out there

Helpful tips for hiking to ensure visitors have a safe and wonderful experience when visiting...

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Come out and play!

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

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Seneca Tornado Relief

Oconee community rallies to support Seneca tornado survivors. Shaver Complex open as donation headquarters thru...