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Paris Mountain State Park

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Address: 2401 State Park Road, Greenville, SC 29609
Phone Number: (864) 244-5565
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Wed - Mon 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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A great place for a day trip from downtown - only around 15mins. Fantastic hike to Sulphur Springs, and some great camp sites and recreational areas that you can book. We were... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Visited for a large gathering and the park has so much potential!! Unfortunately, all of the buildings are in need of a facelift!! Paint pealing, bathrooms are disgusting :-(

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australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

A great place for a day trip from downtown - only around 15mins. Fantastic hike to Sulphur Springs, and some great camp sites and recreational areas that you can book. We were there in Winter and it was still great, but I'm sure summer would be much better - there's a nice lake with boats available for hire.

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We have hiked all the many trails which range from the strenuous Sulphur Springs to the more sedate lap around the lake. Inbetween are the trails from the hilltop parking area and trail heads such as the Brissy ridge trail. The area is perfect for a 2-3 hour hike with varied terrain and trails which I have never seen crowded,... More 

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Southeast
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We have hiked and camped here many times. The campground is small enough that it never feels crowded and has very good amenities. The hiking trails are varied for many skill levels. The lake has a swimming area, canoe, paddleboat, and kayak rentals. Many people enjoy mountain biking on the trails. This is a great park located so close to... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great hiking. Just minutes from the city. Variety of difficulty for all ages. Bikers amaze me they can ride up and down the trails.

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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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226 reviews 226 reviews
63 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Stopped by this state park yesterday for the first time while on the way from Hendersonville NC to Greenville SC. Parked ($2 per person) by Lake Placid and enjoyed a short hike around the lake. Will have to come by again and explore more of the trails. Seemed to kept up very nicely. Saw some turtles, birds and squirrels during... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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189 reviews 189 reviews
83 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

This place is a must if you are in the area. Great place for a long and easy but scenic walk and a great way to spend a Saturday. Although I am sure the place would be even more beautiful come spring when the trees have their leaves but that doesn't take away from how great this place is. Even... More 

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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We visit this park at least once a month. It is very close to town and cheap to enter. We go here to hike because there are so many trails - most are easy so our young son is able to walk them too. We have gone camping a few times - many choices - you can be close to... More 

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Duncan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Paris Mountain is a great place to go if you do not want to spend an entire day to do a hike. Many times we have traveled an hour or more to get to some really nice trails with great views. Paris Mountain is the next best thing when you want to get some fresh air and exercise but don't... More 

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Asheville, North Carolina
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Beautifully maintained, well varied, gorgeousness. Minutes from downtown. Great nature hikes, learning opportunities, nice rangers. A real gem.

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