Discover the Upcountry Stories

Hawk Watch!

Here’s an opportunity to see thousands of large raptors in a spectacular setting.  These birds are on their way to Central and South America for the winter and are catching the thermals and lining up before heading out. Its not […]

Bicycling in the Upcountry

BikeUpcountrySC.com is your resource for bicycling on vacation in the Upcountry of South Carolina. Whether you want to rent a bike and see the city, or challenge yourself on our mountains, or log many miles through our rolling hills, this […]

Upcountry vs. Upstate

We usually hear from the locals, “Why do you call it the Upcountry? This area is called the Upstate!” This area has gone by many names: the Backcountry, the Upcountry, the Piedmont, and now the Upstate. We use the term […]

Historic Caboose Gets New Life

Clevedale Historic Inn and Gardens adds a unique accommodation: the MackRail Cabin Car. This 1947 Southern Rail X654 once resided in Cleveland Park along with the caboose used as Hub City Railroad Museum. But this caboose tells a story of […]

Festivals, live music, food, sports and more!

Events You Can’t Miss

Annual festivals, art & culture, sports and more year-round fun that you can’t miss. 

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