LAKES

Here, lake life is just life. With 3 major bodies of water that grace the landscape of our region, there are several options to play in the water your way. From the sheer size of Lake Hartwell to the pristine waters of Lake Keowee and Jocassee, there's a type of lake life for everyone. 

Lake Jocassee

Lake Jocassee is a gem in the mountains of South Carolina with some of the most clear waters you've ever seen. The only public access to Jocassee is through Devils Fork State Park in Salem, South Carolina.

Access points:

Devils Fork State Park

Rentals and boat tours:

Jocassee Lake Tours

Eclectic Sun LLC

Lake Keowee

Lake Keowee​ has several points of access throughout the region, and each one will help to satisfy your sense of adventure. 

Access points:

Keowee Toxaway State Park

Mile Creek County Park

High Falls County Park

South Cove County Park

Rentals and boat tours:

Keowee SUP

Hartwell-Keowee Paddleboard & Kayak Co.

Eclectic Sun LLC

Lake Hartwell

Lake Hartwell ​is the namesake of our tourism region and touches Anderson,Oconee, and Pickens counties. Lake Hartwell is great place for bass fishing, sunbathing, boating, and making lifelong memories.

Access points:

Lake Hartwell State Park

Sadlers Creek State Park

Rentals and boat tours:

Hartwell-Keowee Paddleboard & Kayak Co

Portman Marina

Clemson Marina

Big Water Marina