Local Area Attractions Near Newberry / I-26 / Sumter NF KOA Journey
From hiking trails and nearby boating to vineyards and historical landmarks, there's something in this area for everyone to do. Sumter National Forest (part of our namesake), Lakes Murray and Greenwood, and the Saluda River are only a short drive away, so it's easy to spend the day hiking and drowning some worms. If you're a history buff, explore the local plantations, historic battlegrounds, and classic architecture of the Piedmont area. Need wine? No problem! Visit one of five wineries, all within an hour's drive of the campground. We're also between Columbia, Spartanburg, and Greenville, where you can pick and choose between charming boutiques, chic restaurants, and lots of museums. We really are your "Gateway to Adventure!"
Sumter National Forest
Sumter National Forest is one way to be fully immersed in nature. There is something for everyone because it offers the chance to partake in many activities including; bicycling, fishing, hiking, horse riding, hunting, nature viewing, OHV riding, outdoor learning, picnicking, water activities, and other activities.
This local farm has a total of 5 locations now where you can go and pick from a variety of fresh fruit or homemade jams. The closest location is on I-26 at exit 22 in Spartanburg. This is the perfect mandatory stop to get the full South Carolina essence.
1980 Reidville Road
Spartanburg, SC 29301
Local Area Recreation Near Newberry / I-26 / Sumter NF KOA Journey
Near by Boating - Lake Murray
Looking for a little water action? Well, you can rent anything you need or desire at Better Boating. They have options ranging from a pontoon to a paddle board, so it's easy to spend a day at the lake. Located on Lake Murray, Better Boating is just under 40 minutes away, making it a great day trip. Call ahead for hours and rates.
1602 Marina Rd.
Irmo, SC 29063
Near by Boating - Lake Greenwood
Since we're in the middle of everywhere, you have your choice of TWO lakes for a little water action. Skippers, on Lake Greenwood, offers southern food and boating rentals (pontoons, jet skies, and kayaks). Only half an hour away from the campground!
1085 Lakeshore Dr.
Cross Hill, SC 29332