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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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Tue 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Mon 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Beautiful Park with Easy Hikes

This was a very nice park with an easy hike around the lake. We enjoyed the waterfall coming over the dam and reading about the history of the CCC. It was a bit aggravating that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Concord, North Carolina
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Concord, North Carolina
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72 reviews 72 reviews
20 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

This was a very nice park with an easy hike around the lake. We enjoyed the waterfall coming over the dam and reading about the history of the CCC. It was a bit aggravating that they only had recyclables garbage containers and you had to drop your paper garbage upon exit at the dumpster. The camp ground looks very nice.

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upstate,new york
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

looked the beautiful views and structures.Main house with rockers over looking the water that is so relaxing. CON;if you are rving the roads are very narrow and 2 cars dont fit so go with a tent,pop up or small rv.We had a 36 ft fifthwheel with 4 slides so it was quite tricky.

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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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34 reviews 34 reviews
5 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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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14 reviews 14 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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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 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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88 helpful votes 88 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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205 reviews 205 reviews
87 attraction reviews
103 helpful votes 103 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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