Lake Jocassee and Lake Keowee are minutes away offering boating and other watersports; whitewater rafting and zipline tours are available at nearby Chattooga River; a seemingly endless supply of hiking trails and waterfalls can be found to accommodate any fitness level; enjoy college sports at Clemson and Furman; visit neighboring Greenville or Asheville; check out area breweries and wineries featuring local music…or just relax at our retreat. So many choices, so little time!
Oconee County is in the foothills of the beautiful Appalachian Mountains and encompasses rivers, lakes, and forests. The Upcountry’s “Golden Corner” is virtually surrounded by water, making it a recreational mecca for outdoors enthusiasts. Beautiful Lakes Keowee and Jocassee, majestic waterfalls, and the Chattooga National Wild & Scenic River are found in Oconee County.
While sporting events get a lot of attention at our nearby universities, follow the website links for information on wonderful attractions (like the South Carolina Botanical Garden on the Clemson campus), restaurants and pubs, performing arts centers and more.
Have a look at some of other points of interest around Salem: