Most locals head for the state parks and lake just a short drive away, off the Cherokee Scenic Highway. Croft State Park, 450 Croft State Park Rd. (tel. 864/585-1283), offers hiking and horseback-riding trails, swimming, fishing, campgrounds, and picnic areas.

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