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With more than 80,000 acres of protected lands stretching from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the sand dunes of the Atlantic Ocean, South Carolina state parks protect some of the most inviting natural, cultural and recreational destinations in the country.
Discover stunning forested mountains and towering waterfalls, blackwater rivers and scenic inland lakes, white sand beaches and ancient inland shores, treasured American historic sites and priceless cultural treasures.
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Artist in Residence Program
Stay in a South Carolina State Park cabin for a week in exchange for a piece of original artwork inspired by your stay. The application is open to South Carolina residents and those from out-of-state who love South Carolina! Applications must be postmarked by November 30, 2017. Click to learn more about this program.Read More