This One Destination Has The Absolute Bluest Water In South Carolina

Ordinarily, you’d think the bluest water in the Palmetto State would be the Atlantic Ocean. But the bluest water in all of South Carolina is not found in the Atlantic. It’s in the Upstate. There are a couple of incredibly pristine man-made lakes in South Carolina’s Upstate that are absolutely stunning. We told you about one of them in this article about the most pristine swimming spot in the state. Likewise, here’s the spot with the bluest water in South Carolina.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you been to or seen Lake Keowee? We’d love to know and/or see your photos in our comments!