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Over the last few weeks we have taken a couple days trips to counties that are not too far from Beaufort. We have traveled through these counties on a number of occasions already, especially Charleston so we looked for some different points of interest that we had not yet experienced. County: Charleston Point of Interest: […]

County: McCormick Point of Interest: Heritage Gold Mine Park From Abbeville we drove back down south to McCormick County and stopped at Heritage Gold Mine Park. Our original intention was to let the girls pan for gems, but we were talked into a mine tour. The big girls found some interesting gems to add to […]

It has been awhile since we last intentionally visited any counties on our family county tour, so we planned a weekend to visit some of the counties located in the western side of South Carolina a couple weeks ago. It was a busy and interesting weekend with learning new information, lots of driving, and having […]

County: Sumter Point of Interest: Swan Lake Iris Gardens Our next county stop was Sumter. Bryan grew up in Sumter and his parents still live there so we have actually visited Sumter a number of times. We had lots of fun visiting with grandparents and Swan Lake. It is the only public lake in the […]

We recently spent the July 4th holiday in the mountains of North Georgia and passed through about dozen South Carolina counties on our way. We only were able to make three quick county stops in the upstate. We were lucky to have our friends and travel buddies with us for these three stops! County: Laurens Point […]