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                                                                                 Outdoor Attractions

                                                                                     Sassafras Mountain
                                                                                                                      Parking is available at the end of F. Van
                                                                                  For breathtaking vistas, the highest point   Clayton Memorial Highway (accessed
                                                                                  in South Carolina can’t be beat. Sassafras   via US 178 in Rocky Bottom). A scenic
                                                                                  Mountain in Pickens County sits at 3,553   overlook platform at the parking area
                                                                                  feet above sea level on the border with   offers views of South Carolina, North
                                                                                  North Carolina, and is also on the Eastern   Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee on
                                                                                  Continental Divide. The state’s 77-mile   clear days. A short walk to the top of
                                                                                  Foothills Trail passes over the top of   the mountain rewards visitors with
                                                                                  Sassafras on its journey between Table    360-degree views of the surrounding
                                                                                  Rock and Oconee State Park.         Blue Ridge Mountains.

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