This area — South Carolina's "Upstate" — has an amazing variety of things to see and do: waterfalls, lakes and rivers; hiking and biking trails; and numerous golf courses. Plus the diversity of cultural offerings is exceptional.

Residents have unique opportunities for continued learning through several universities and colleges in the area. Shopping and dining are readily available locally and in larger cities less than an hour away.

The South Carolina Botanical Garden

The South Carolina Botanical Garden

Easy access to activities in Clemson and South Carolina's Upstate

Sports fans find easy access to collegiate and professional events. And don't forget about history: from the Revolutionary War and before, the Upstate has been at the center of many important events.

Travel is readily available through regional airports in nearby Greenville and Asheville, and larger international airports in Atlanta and Charlotte. A county airport with a 5,000' runway accommodates private planes.