Did you know there are 47 state parks in South Carolina? With that many, it can be hard to choose a destination, so here is our list of three of the best!
# 1 – Table Rock State Park – Pickens
Table Rock State Park gets its name from the mountain that looms beautifully over the 3,000 acres that make up the park. The fun at this park is in the scenic hiking trails. Head down those time-worn paths and they’ll take you past stunning waterfalls and streams and up to the peaks of towering mountains.
# 2 – Edisto Beach State Park – Edisto Island
As far as oceanfront parks are concerned, Edisto Beach State Park is one of the finest. Camp right on the beach and fall asleep to the sound of waves softly crashing. Before you explore all of the exciting trails, be sure to visit the environmental education center so you can learn about the wildlife. Then you’ll know what to look for as you hike!
# 3 – Croft State Park – Spartanburg
There is a variety of activities to indulge in at Croft State Park. Rent a boat and fish at Lake Craig. Or ride your mountain bike through miles of trails. If you’re a horse lover, bring them along when you visit. Croft State Park is known for having the best equestrian trails in the state.
What are your favorite parks to frequent? Let us know in the comments below!