South Carolina Hotel Reservations
State Parks in South Carolina
Playgrounds in Central, Upcountry & Coast
Myrtle Beach State Park
The diverse, scenic, and historic Palmetto State is home to 47 outdoor playgrounds and historic sites – better known as South Carolina state parks.
Since 1933, the South Carolina State Park Service – under the S.C. Department of Parks, Recreation & Tourism – has operated and maintained lakes, trails, picnic spots, and irreplaceable historic monuments.
Today Palmetto State parks consist of over 80,000 acres – spanning from the rugged terrain of the Appalachian Mountains to the dazzling landscapes of the Atlantic Coast. The SC Park Service manages 30 state parks, 150 historic sites, one recreational area, and one resort park.
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- 12 Civil War Sites in South Carolina
Cannon at Fort Sumter
As site of the first Secession and the Firing on Fort Sumter, South Carolina is chock-full of intriguing Civil War and American history.
- 25 Things To Do With Kids in SC!
Picnic at State Parks
Choose from 25 kid-friendly destinations in the Palmetto State when planning your upcoming South Carolina trip.
- Best Things to Do in Charleston, SC
Explore the Holy City!
Check out the best things to do in Charleston, South Carolina, from Fort Sumter to the City Market to Holy City Brewing.
- Best Things to Do in Columbia
An unbeatable itinerary for your visit to Columbia, South Carolina – covering everything from museums and parks to events and more.
- Best Things To Do in Myrtle Beach
Second Avenue Pier
Check out these must-see oceanside restaurants, amusement parks, and sandy beaches during your visit to Myrtle Beach.
- Film Sets in South Carolina!
Boone Hall Plantation & Gardens
Check out some film sets in South Carolina from the background of The Big Chill to Forrest Gump and even Eastbound & Down.
- MiLB Teams in South Carolina
Minor League Action in SC
What better way to enjoy the summer sunshine than by taking in a ballgame? Check out the four MiLB teams in South Carolina.
- 10 Annual South Carolina Festivals
Oyster Roast in Charleston
All across the Palmetto State, communities are celebrating with a variety of annual festivals. Check out some of South Carolina's top annual festivals and plan your visit today.