Things to Do in Pickens, SC

Our list of the best things to do in Pickens, South Carolina, features the top 205 nearby activities — including 91 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!

Pickens, SC has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoors, Active & Adventure, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.

The results below include the top 3 things to do within the city of Pickens, SC , followed by 58 popular activities in nearby cities, including Greenville, Clemson, Brevard, Anderson, Sapphire, Easley, Pendleton, Salem, Walhalla, Greer, Linville, Greenwood, Simpsonville and Travelers Rest

Pickens, SC

Highlights
  • Historic Sites - 1 Activity
  • Music - 1 Activity
  • National & State Parks - 1 Activity
  • Museums - 16 Activities

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Table Rock State Park
1
9.5 Miles

Table Rock State Park

158 East Ellison Lane, Pickens, SC 29671
Hiking Areas, National & State Parks
The towering mountain of Table Rock State Park serves as the backdrop to this 3,000-acre outdoor enthusiasts paradise. From the hiking trails that lead to waterfalls, to picnic areas and camping amenities, visit once and you will keep returning for more.

Rating

93%
67 Votes
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Hagood Mill Historic Site
2
3.1 Miles

Hagood Mill Historic Site

138 Hagood Mill Road, Pickens, SC
Historic Sites, Music
A gristmill built in 1826, Hagood Mill Historic Site is open for tours on the third Saturday of every month. Visitors can take a step back in time and watch the 20-foot waterwheel in action, and explore the grounds of this quiet, simple place.

Rating

60%
10 Votes
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Pickens County Museum of Art & History
3
0.2 Miles

Pickens County Museum of Art & History

307 Johnson Street Pickens, Pickens, SC
Other
Housed in a 1903 jail, Pickens County Museum of Art and History hosts local historical items including Native American artifacts, Confederate Army items and art galleries. The museum also features a shop that offers local and regional arts and crafts.

Rating

-
0 Votes
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Easley Foothills Playhouse
4
6.7 Miles

Easley Foothills Playhouse

201 South 5th Street, Easley, SC 29640
Other, Performances
Easley Foothills Playhouse was established in 1981. Easley Foothills Playhouse provides a wide range of live theatre performances for the general community. The playhouse produces six shows including youth productions and drama classes.

Rating

100%
2 Votes
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Tri City Lanes
5
9.0 Miles

Tri City Lanes

5515 Calhoun Memorial Highway, Easley, SC 29640
Bowling Alleys, Bowling
Guests of Tri-City Lanes can make use of 20 lanes of bowling, complete with automated scoring machines. Also available are pool tables, video games, a snack bar and party room.

Rating

-
0 Votes
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Table Rock
6
9.4 Miles

Table Rock

Hiking Areas, Hiking, Picnic Spots, Mountains
The summit of Table Rock is located 3,950 feet above sea level, and hikers can access the rock from three sides. The Cherokee Indians used the top for ceremonial purposes.

Rating

71%
14 Votes
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R E I Cinemas
7
9.6 Miles

R E I Cinemas

5065 Calhoun Memorial Highway, Easley, SC 29640
Movie Theaters, Amusement Parks
The latest and greatest box office hits are on the menu at REI Cinemas in Easley. Stop by the concession stand before the show for a complete movie-going experience. Discounts are offered for children, seniors, military and college students.

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-
0 Votes
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Ultimate Action Sports
8
13.4 Miles

Ultimate Action Sports

187C Boone Creek Road, Salem, SC 29676
Other
Rent a boat and have it delivered the any dock or home by the professionals at Ultimate Action Sports. Scheduled maintenance and service work for any boat or engine is also offered.

Rating

100%
2 Votes
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Devils Fork State Park
9
14.3 Miles

Devils Fork State Park

161 Holcombe CIR, Salem, SC 29676
Hiking Areas, National & State Parks
Providing the only public access to Lake Joccassee, Devils Fork State Park is notable for its mountain streams, waterfalls, and trout fishing, its clear water is also ideal for scuba diving. Overnight accommodation is available via campgrounds or fully-furnished villas.

Rating

79%
53 Votes
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Jocassee Lake Tours
10
14.3 Miles

Jocassee Lake Tours

161 Holcombe Circle, Salem, SC 29676
Boat Tours
Jocassee Lake Tours leads a variety of guided pontoon boat tours of the lake and its waterfalls, including a grilled shore lunch, and the opportunity to swim, hike or snorkel along the way.

Rating

75%
8 Votes
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