Oconee County and Pickens County Area Links of Interest:

Oconee and Pickens County make up the foothills section of South Carolina and blend into the Blue Ridge Mountains that make up the Southern most portion of the Appalachians. The area provides a wide range of activities both outdoors and indoors as well as prospering economy.  Below you will find links to a wealth of information about one of the best kept secrets of the United States as well as two of the most beautiful lakes.

History of Oconee County:
Oconee County History
Pickens County History

Area Chamber of Commerce Websites:
City of Seneca
City of Walhalla
City of Westminster
City of Clemson
City of Pickens

County Websites:
Official Oconee County Website
Official Pickens County Website 

School District Web Sites:
Oconee County School District
Pickens County School District

Colleges and Continuing Education:
Clemson University
Southern Wesleyan University
Tri-County Technical College
Oconee County Adult Education Center 

City Web Sites:
Official City Of Seneca Website 

County Airport:
Oconee County Airport

County Outdoor Activities:
Hiking Trails Nearby

Chattooga River Information:
Chattooga River
Current Chattooga River Levels

Hospital:
Oconee Memorial Hospital 

Upstate Alliance:
http://www.upstatealliance.com/oconee.php

Map of Oconee County:
http://sciway.net/maps/cnty/oconee.html

Annual Events:
Apple Festival - Westminster, SC
Oktoberfest - Walhalla, SC

Theaters:
Oconee Coumminty Theater - Located in Seneca
Clemson Little Theatre - Located in Clemson

Movie Theaters:
REI Cinemas - 9 Cinemas located in Seneca
Astro Cinemas - 3 Cinemas located in Clemson

Real Estate:
Jocassee Real Estate Company, Inc.

Rentals:
www.lakekeoweerental.com
www.jocasseecottage.com
 

Area News Media:

Newspapers:
The Westminster News
Keowee Courier
Daily Journal
Anderson Independent-Mail
The Greenville News

Television Stations:
WYFF Channel 4
WSPA Channel 7
WHNS - FOX 21

Radio Stations
WGOG 96.3 FM


Lake Jocassee Web Sites:

General Information about Lake Jocassee:
ScenicLakeJocassee.com Web Site
Map of Lake Jocassee and Lake Jocassee Boat Landings

Official Duke Power Sites about Lake Jocassee:
Duke Power Site about Lake Jocassee
Duke Power Jocassee Lake Levels

Diving Adventures:
http://www.mountaindiver.com/dive12.html

Sea Kayaking on Lake Jocassee:
http://www.jocasseeoutdoorcenter.com

State Parks On Lake Jocassee:
NC Jocassee Gorges State Park
SC Devils Fork State Park

South Carolina Website about the Jocassee Gorges area on Lake Jocassee:
Jocassee Gorges

Fishing on Jocassee
http://www.jocasseeoutdoorcenter.com

Fishing Guides:
http://www.jocasseeoutdoorcenter.com

People Having Fun on Jocassee:
http://boonedocks.net/travel/scarolina/jocassee.html
http://www.capt-jt.com/photos_jocassee.htm
http://www.paddling.net/places/showReport.html?129
http://www.thefishfinder.com/members/fishingsam/wwwboard/
http://webs.wofford.edu/goldeyes/WaterWWW/Jocassee/Jocassee.html
Palmetto Paddlers

 Lake Keowee Web Sites:

General Information:
Lake Keowee Lifestyles
Keowee Information
Map of Lake Keowee and Lake Keowee Boat Landings (Requires Acrobat Reader)

Duke Power Sites about Lake Keowee:
Duke Power Site About Lake Keowee
Duke Power Keowee Lake Levels

Real Estate:
Jocassee Real Estate Company, Inc.

Cashiers Travel Agency

Cashiers, NC  Area Chamber of Commerce

Seneca, SC Area Chamber of Commerce

Walhalla, SC Area Chamber of Commerce

Clemson University

Gorge Info NC

Gorge Info SC

School District of Oconee County

Sell Your Boat

Stumphouse Tunnel

The Nature Conservancy®

Upstate Forever

Upstate Links

WhiteWater Equestrian Center