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Travel to Clarendon County, South Carolina

When you think about fishing and fishing tournaments, Clarendon County is the place to visit. With an abundance of boat ramps and landings, including the John C Land, III Boating and Sports Facility located in Summerton, you can enjoy fishing the waters of Lake Marion for trophy size game fish like striped bass and catfish. After a morning on the lake, shop til you drop at one of the many locally owned boutiques located on the square of historic and beautiful Manning. If you are interested in the history of the American Revolutionary War,make plans to visit the Swamp Fox murals located throughout the county, all depicting battles of the infamous Swamp Fox Francis Marion and his southern militia campaign.

If birdwatching and hiking is top on your list of things to do, visit the Santee Wildlife Refuge in Summerton where you will find gorgeous painted buntings and American eagles while you hike along miles of scenic trails. If you prefer a game of golf then you’re in luck. Clarendon County is home to award winning courses such as the Wyboo Golf Club and the Players Course that offer challenges to anyone looking for a great game. Clarendon County is also home to campgrounds that offer campers the most beautiful sunsets in South Carolina, many located on the shorelines of beautiful Lake Marion. So bring your boat and plan a day out on the water. There is something for everyone in the family, so come visit.