Your first stop traveling Highway 52 south from Florence is the quaint town of Coward (population 752) where you’ll find Lynches River County ...
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Francis Marion Trail

Imagine Gen. Francis Marion and his men hiding out in the dense forests and swamps in the Pee Dee during ...
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If you’re a Revolutionary War buff and/or nature enthusiast, you’ll feel right at home in Johnsonville! On the first Saturday of ...
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Lynches River County Park

Located on Lynches River, the 676-acre Lynches River County Park features a river swamp with towering cypress trees as well as sand ...
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Your trip to Florence isn’t complete without visiting Woods Bay State Natural Area - 1,500 acres of cypress-tupelo swamp in Olanta. Woods Bay ...
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Paddling Excursion – Overnight near Johnsonville

This excursion departs from Glenn’s Bluff with a stop at Venter’s Landing for lunch. The group will make their way to an ...
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Paddling Excursion – Overnight near Pamplico

River Rats Canoe and Kayak Rental provides overnight guided tours on weekends - one morning (or afternoon) to the next - which include ...
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Paddling Excursion – Persimmon’s Bluff to Snow’s Lake

This excursion leaves from Persimmon’s Bluff and takes out at Snow’s Lake. The group may stop for a snack and ...
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Paddling Excursion – Venters Landing to Snow’s Lake

This excursion leaves from Venters Landing and takes out at Snow’s Lake. The group may stop for a snack and break halfway ...
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Revolutionary Rivers

The SC Revolutionary Rivers Trail is a National Recreation Trail following the scenic Lynches River from Lynches River County Park to the ...
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River Rats Canoe and Kayak Rental

River Rats Canoe and Kayak Rental is ready to take you on a paddle down Lynches River! With more than 100 ...
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SC Button Museum

The Button Museum stands in honor of Dalton Stevens, who played songs on a button-covered guitar while wearing a button-covered suit ...
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Scranton may only have 932 residents, but it is THE place for lunch! Check out Schoolhouse BBQ for a Southern buffet with pulled ...
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Swamp Fox Adventures

Based out of Naturally Outdoors outfitters, Paul Shaw with Swamp Fox Adventures takes paddlers on various excursions. In addition to trips out on ...
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10 Reasons to Visit Florence

Visitor Information

Toll Free: (800) 325-9005
Phone: (843) 664-0330

Visitor Information Center
3290 W. Radio Drive
Florence Center Upper Level
Florence, SC 29501

Daily 9am – 5pm