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.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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.