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52°

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TRAVEL ADVISORY

The swimming area at Paris Mountain is CLOSED for the 2017 season.

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HOURS

8am-9pm, daily, during daylight saving time. Winter hours: 8am-6pm, daily. Extended to 9pm on Tu.

OFFICE

9 a.m. - 5 p.m., F-M and 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Tu-Th.
Winter office hours: F-M 9am - 5pm, Tu-Th 11am-noon and 4 - 5pm.

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ADMISSION

$5 adults; $3.25 SC seniors (age 65 & older); $3/ child age 6-15; Free for children 5 and younger. This admission includes access to our designated swimming area when it is open.

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PETS

Pets are not allowed in or around cabins, cabin areas or other lodging facilities. Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife.

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Wifi Available

BY THE NUMBERS

1 of 16 SC State Parks built by the Civilian Conservation Corps

1 monadnock  -- a mountain that rises up out of otherwise flat land -- Paris Mountain is a monadnock

15 miles of hiking and biking trails near downtown Greenville

4 park lakes -- Lake Placid, Mountain Lake, Buckhorn Lake and Reservoir #3 (also known as North Lake)

1 cool swimming area that is open during summer months

1 Park Center that explains the role of Paris Mountain in providing Greenville with water years ago

39 paved campsites, 13 of which offer tent pads

5 trailside camping sites

6 picnic shelters available for rent for picnics and other group gatherings

1540 acres of parkland near downtown Greenville for you to explore

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Top 5 Things To Do

  1. Visit the Park Center and check out all of the exhibits that Paris Mountain has to offer.
  2. Hike to Reservoir Number 3 and go fishing for bass, bream and catfish.
  3. Become a Wayside Wanderer by participating in the wayside scavenger hunt.
  4. Come and listen to "Music in the Woods,” a fall season music festival.
  5. Soak up some sunshine, go swimming in our designated swimming area or rent a pedal boat.