Few things will make you appreciate the great outdoors more than spending some quality time around a beautiful lake. There is certainly no shortage of scenic lakes in South Carolina, especially the popular Lake Jocassee, but there’s one beautiful lake that will quickly capture your heart with its stunning scenery and endless activities, including swimming, boating, camping, and more. So grab your camping gear, pack your bags, and let’s go explore Lake Keowee!

For more information about these parks and camping options to help plan your Lake Keowee adventure, visit this Reserve America website.

If you’re brave enough, you may want to check out the nearby Stumphouse Tunnel, one of the most haunted spots in South Carolina.

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What are the best outdoor adventures in South Carolina?

Depending on the type of adventure you’re looking for, there are plenty of options to choose from:

  • River Island Adventures — This is an adventure park located in the town of Longs near North Myrtle Beach, where you can go tubing or kayaking or participate in a survivor style challenge! There are also different types of campsites for staying overnight, including glamping tents, treehouses, wooded campsites, and island campsites.
  • Weekend Trip Itinerary for Outdoor Adventures  — You’ll start out enjoying the incredible beauty of a rose garden, followed by observing wildlife at a nature preserve, indulge in a meal by a waterfall you’ll hike by afterwards, and end the weekend with a stay at a delightful campground by the lake.
  • Explore by horseback the northernmost point of the Grand Strand, which is a secluded, untouched private island.
  • Peruse countless outdoor adventures in South Carolina by category, including camping, hiking, national and state parks, natural wonders, water adventures, parks and gardens, and waterfalls.


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