Places: Roper Mountain, the hidden history and the modern programs

Viewing the rings of Saturn or taking a peek at the polar ice caps on Mars are just two of the spectacular views provided by the 23 inch refractor telescope at the Daniel Observatory.

Places: Campobello takes its name from ‘campa bella,’ Italian for beautiful field

Considering a day trip? The best way to explore the SC Upcountry is along the Cherokee Foothills National Scenic Highway.

Places: Hampton-Pinckney Historic District dates back to antebellum period

The Hampton-Pinckney Neighborhood is a significant area of Greenville’s history, directly associated with Vardry McBee the “Father of Greenville”. The first house in the area was constructed by Vardry’s son, Pinckney McBee.

Places: Paris Mountain area, so much more than a state park

Fun fact: Paris Mountain is a monadnock. A monadnock is defined as a mountain that rises up out of otherwise flat land.
Furman Lake and Bell Tower

Places: The Furman area – Cherrydale Point to Roe Ford Road – just five miles from ‘everywhere’

Fun fact: Furman student, Frank Selvy, scored 100 points in a college basketball game versus Newberry College on February 13, 1954 – he is still the only NCAA Division I player to do so, a record that he has held for over 65 years.

Places: Augusta Road area, not just a “place” but more “a way of life”

No matter what you call the area, Augusta Street or Augusta Road, it is one of the oldest and most desirable neighborhoods in Greenville.

Places: Five Forks: one of the most popular 8 square miles in Greenville County

Five Forks was voted the #1 Best Place to Raise a Family in South Carolina.

Places: Downtown condos, lofts and townhomes

These are just a few of the many properties available in the Downtown Greenville area. From renovated mills to brand new construction there is something for everyone.

Places: North Main community in downtown Greenville

First construction in the North Main community began in 1813 with the Whitehall residence, and the community still thrives today.
Lake Keowee

Places: Did you know? Interesting Lake Keowee facts and figures

Lake Keowee is a man-made lake known for its beautiful mountain vistas and clear blue waters.
Lake Keowee

Places: Lake Keowee packs a ‘power’ful punch

Known for its beautiful mountain vistas, clear blue waters and recreational opportunities, Lake Keowee’s proximity to major Southeast cities makes it the perfect destination for full time residents and second home buyers.

Places: Simpsonville, early crossroads to The Golden Strip

Family Circle ranked Simpsonville as one of the top ten places in America to raise a family.
Lake Hartwell

Places: Did you know? Interesting Lake Hartwell facts and figures

Lake Hartwell is a man-made lake covering approximately 56,000 acres with 962 miles of shoreline. The lake borders South Carolina and Georgia.
Landrum SC

Places: Landrum, the possibilities are endless

As the city’s official website says – “In Landrum, the possibilities are endless.”
Easley, SC

Places: Welcome to Easley, a warm Upcountry welcome

Easley’s namesake, General William King Easley, was an attorney for the Atlanta and Charlotte Railroad Company and in the late 1800’s.