The South Carolina County That’s Home To More Than 50 Hiking Trails
South Carolina is a wide open adventure for outdoor enthusiasts. Hiking in the Palmetto State yields ample rewards for any extra efforts exerted to reach destinations deep in the woods. If you’re planning a staycation that involves hiking, there’s no other county in South Carolina with more trails than Oconee County – where you’ll have public access to more than 50 hiking trails that lead to amazing destinations. Nine favorites are listed below.
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You’d better get started… you have many miles to cover on this list! For more hiking adventures in South Carolina, check out these seven iconic hikes of a lifetime that are found right here at home in the Palmetto State.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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