More to explore:
Hickory Knob State Resort Park is a full-service resort on the wooded shoreline of Lake Thurmond.
Lake Hartwell State Park, 2 1/2 hours from Columbia, unless there is something wonderful going on, I think there are other options closer to home that will be good.
Lighthouse - Hunting Island State Park, SC, Near Beaufort - SC
State House-Columbia, SC
Oconee State Park, SC, USA
Hickory Knob State Park Lodge - State Park Cabin Rental - SC Parks
Hickory Knob State Park SC
Cabins and Lodging at Hickory Knob State Park
Paddling at Sesquicentennial State Park
Lake Thurmond at Hickory Knob State Park South Carolina
A morning view of Table Rock State Park from the viewing platform at Caesars Head State Park in Upstate SC.
South Carolina - Finley Park in the state capital of Columbia. SC became the 8th state on May 23, 1788.