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THINGS TO DO

OUTDOORS

In Laurens County, numerous recreational activities await. With the diverse seasons in Laurens County, there are ample opportunities to enjoy the outdoors and reconnect with nature. Let our expansive open spaces, rivers, gardens, and lush green fields rejuvenate your senses and uplift your spirit.

Biking

In Laurens County, biking trails cater to all skill levels, whether you're a seasoned pro or a beginner. Explore The Prisma Swamp Rabbit Loop, an easy 1.8-mile loop near the Laurens County Chamber. If Biking through Historical piques your interest, be sure to check out the routes crafted by the Laurens County Trail Association. These extensive routes will lead you past significant Revolutionary War sites, adding a historical dimension to your biking adventure.

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Kayaking

In Laurens County, you'll find some peaceful waterways, like the calm Reedy River. Starting up in Greenville, South Carolina, it flows down to Lake Greenwood, passing through Boyd Millpond on the way. If you're up for a paddling adventure, grab a canoe or kayak and head from the lake up into the Reedy River for some scenic exploring. For more kayak fun, swing by the Battle Site of Musgove Mill State Historic Site, where you can launch on the Enoree River. They've got all the info you need at the Visitor Center there.

Hiking

The Palmetto Trail spans 500 miles of cross-state hiking and bicycling paths, meandering alongside lakes, traversing mountain ridges, weaving through forests, and winding into towns of various sizes, all while navigating across swamps. Explore the Enoree Passage of the Palmetto Trail right here in Laurens County. This segment stretches for 36 continuous trail miles through Sumter National Forest, connecting Newberry, Laurens, and Union counties. Don't fret, as you can opt for shorter sections at your convenience.

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Biking

In Laurens County, biking trails cater to all skill levels, whether you're a seasoned pro or a beginner. Explore The Prisma Swamp Rabbit Loop, an easy 1.8-mile loop near the Laurens County Chamber. If Biking through Historical piques your interest, be sure to check out the routes crafted by the Laurens County Trail Association. These extensive routes will lead you past significant Revolutionary War sites, adding a historical dimension to your biking adventure.

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