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Scotch Cross Plantation - Greenwood County, South Carolina

Lee Falls in Sumter National Forest Walhalla, South Carolina. No excuses; I can go see this beautiful spot

Fort Sumter. Enter for free at Visitors Station, Ferry to Fort Sumter $17 adults, $10 kids

One of the most hallowed grounds in America is easily Fort Sumter just outside of Charleston, South Carolina. This Fort went down in history as the site of the first shot of the Civil War. Residents of Charleston report that the spirits of Confederate and Union soldiers roam the Fort as well as the town. Charleston is also the site where Blackbeard ran his vessel, Queen Anne's Revenge, aground. Residents insist that Blackbeard's head haunts the area to this day


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Aerial View of Fort Sumter: Located in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina, Fort Sumter was the site of the first engagement of the Civil War on April 12, 1861. (Photo Credit: Bob Krist/CORBIS)

Brasstown Falls - Found on the southern edge of Sumter National Forest in Oconee County, Brasstown Falls is actually a chain of three separate cascades. This is the first falls known as Brasstown Cascades which drops about 50 feet and is a fairly easy quarter-mile hike from the parking lot. (Photo by Steven Faucette of Williamston in 2011.)

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These 20 Jaw Dropping Places In South Carolina Will Blow You Away

16) Swan Lake of Sumter, SC: This is the only public park that holds all 8 swan species and is home to the Iris Gardens.

Issaqueena Falls (Sumter National Forest, South Carolina, USA)

Fort Sumter National Monument located in the Charleston Harbor. Boats depart for tours from Mt. Pleasant and Downtown Charleston, South Carolina.