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! Not only do we sell local South Carolina wines in our Camp Store, you can visit 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!"
BAREFOOT ACRES ADVENTURE FARM - "Knot Your Typical Farm"
Looking for something fun to do that the whole family will enjoy? Check out this unique Adventure/Farm combo. Only 35 miles away from our campground, spend the day on their zipline and rope courses. Beyond all the adventures, they are a working farm with seasonal produce, farm fresh eggs, and u-cut flowers. Perfect day trip!
Call ahead or visit the website for hours of operation and reservations. Plus, use Discount Code KOA10 to receive 10% off when you book an online adventure!
Remember, there are a few adventure restrictions, and close-toed shoes are required!
181 Barefoot Acres Way
Fountain Inn, SC 29644
Lush Acres Farm
Located on 340 acres of Thornwell's campus in Clinton, South Carolina, LushAcres Farm is a working farm providing fresh specialty crops, meats, and family friendly festivals and markets throughout the year.
Open Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. Call for more information or see the website for Harvest Schedule.
1875 W Maple St. Ext
Clinton, SC 29325
Axe Craft Depot Clinton
Stress management? Yes. Family fun? Yes. An overall good time? Absolutely!!!
Axe Craft Depot in Clinton, South Carolina, is one of the first entertainment venues Clinton has seen in a very long time. They strive to be a community-driven and family-friendly environment. All of the lanes are monitored by coaches to ensure your safety and make sure you are having the best time. They can also host parties for birthdays, showers, graduation, and retirement. Remember, closed-toed shoes are required.
223 West Main Street
Clinton, SC 29325
Riverbanks Zoo & Garden - Day Trip
Only an hour's drive from the campground, experience nature in a different way at this family-friendly, interactive zoo. Events are scheduled throughout the year, so there's always something new to see and do across its 170 acres! (Entrance fees give access to zoo and botanical garden, and it's open 363 days a year.)
Traveler's Tip: Check out their light show during the month of December!
500 Wildlife Parkway
Columbia, SC 29210
Local Area Recreation Near Newberry / I-26 / Sumter NF KOA Journey
Day Trip for Stay-Cationers- Visit The Biltmore
Discover the timeless and gracious hospitality of Biltmore® in Asheville, NC. Your admission**
includes the breathtaking beauty of Biltmore House—America's Largest Home®—a masterpiece
of architecture filled with treasures and antiques. Stroll through century-old gardens, vibrant in
every season, that nurture designs by Frederick Law Olmsted, the father of American landscape
architecture. Savor award-winning wines at our elegant estate winery, with complimentary
tastings included in your Biltmore admission. Relax in Antler Hill Village with dining that
highlights locally sourced favorites, then continue with unique shopping, a farmyard filled with
friendly animals, and activities for all ages. Explore our 8,000-acre Blue Ridge Mountain
backyard with a wide range of exciting outdoor options including hiking, biking, horseback and
carriage rides, and Land Rover® Experience off-road adventures.
**Use discount code: newberrysckoa - Be sure to use the website provided in this listing to receive discount. State and local restrictions for reservations may apply.
Only 90 minutes away from Newberry, SC KOA!
If you have the time, this day trip is the one you'll cherish and remember! Be sure to stop in Hendersonville on your way there and back.
One Lodge Street
Asheville, NC 28803
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