Stumphouse Park

Stumphouse Tunnel, Issaqueena Falls, Stumphouse Passage of the Palmetto Trail, Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park and Blue Ridge Railroad Trail
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Stumphouse Mountain Bike Park

The public has access to 10 miles of multi-use hiking and biking trails at Stumphouse Park.
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Plan a Couples Weekend of Outdoor Adventure

Travel writer, Anna Cook, has tips for planning a weekend getaway that adventure loving couples are sure to enjoy!
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Be careful out there

As beautiful as our waterfalls are, they also hold hidden dangers. We encourage everyone to use common sense and safely enjoy the natural experience.
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Outdoors with Jocassee Lake Tours

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Photo of Lake Jocassee from the air by Casey Shoub

Devils Fork State Park

Located in Salem, SC on the banks of Lake Jocassee, Devils Fork State Park it is the only public access point to Lake Jocassee.
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Destination: Oconee State Park

Oconee State Park was built by the legendary CCC boys. You can still see evidence of their hard work throughout this wonderful park!
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Oconee’s Horse Trails

Mountainous terrain with lush forest and wide river crossings that are enjoyable for horses and riders looking for a wilderness backcountry experience.
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5 Top December Activities

Suggestions for festive and fun ways to enjoy the area if you’re visiting Oconee in December.
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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. This is the only private horse camp in South Carolina.
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50th year of “Deliverance”

The filming of Deliverance generated public interest and resulted in political decisions that permanently protected one of our most treasured natural places–the Chattooga River.
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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 Trail!
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