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Situated in the southern foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in South Carolina’s beautiful Upcountry, Travelers Rest is truly a traveler’s haven – named for its natural amenities and proximity to nearby destinations.
Ranked one of the Best Southern Small Towns by USA Today, Travelers Rest – TR as the locals know it – has an abundance of genuine southern charm and all of the amenities of a thriving creative community – that’s minutes away from every imaginable outdoor activity, from fly fishing, kayaking, and mountain biking, to tubing and rock climbing.
In town, you’ll find a 22-mile bicycling greenway, a driving range, independently owned shops, top-rated restaurants, antique merchants, fashion boutiques, a brewery and one of the regions most noted outdoor outfitters.
We invite you to experience the unforgettable character of a charming small town that blends the present with a very special past.