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Go Bird Watching in a Globally Important Bird Area in South Carolina

South Carolina’s 45 Important Bird Areas provide essential habitat for endangered, threatened or bird species of special concern.

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Explore the Historic Small Town of Edgefield

Home of 10 governors, the small town of Edgefield delights visitors with its impressive history, picturesque Courthouse Square and thriving artisan community.

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Stay in the Historic Mansion of North Augusta Co-Founder

Built by North Augusta co-founder Walter Jackson in the 1890s, the historic Lookaway Inn offers luxury accommodations with all of today’s modern amenities.

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Out-of-the-Park Adventures: Keowee-Toxaway State Park

Visitors to Keowee-Toxaway State Park will enjoy exploring the charming small town of Pickens and its surrounding natural attractions.

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Out-of-the-Park Adventures: Hamilton Branch State Park

Add some fun to your Hamilton Branch State Park camping vacation with visits to historic Edgefield and North Augusta on the Savannah River.

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Stay and Play Near Table Rock and the Mountain Bridge Wilderness Area

Visitors looking to hike in the Table Rock area have several great choices for lodging, from simple, comfortable motels to a golf resort.

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Out-of-the-Park Adventures: Paris Mountain State Park

Visit the charming towns of Travelers Rest and Greer on your Paris Mountain State Park camping vacation.

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Out-of-the-Park Adventures: Oconee State Park

Visit the charming town of Walhalla and the nearby Stumphouse Park and Oconee Station State Historic Site during your visit to Oconee State Park.

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