Travel and Outdoors

Greenville, SC is filled with fun, scenic outdoor activities for the whole family.
You don’t need to be a resident… but it sure is cheaper.
See what’s in store for Columbia weather over the summer months in the Midlands of South Carolina.
Pack your bags for a trip to one of these popular nonstop destinations. Plus, keep an eye out for new routes.
Also an Experience Columbia SC Ambassador, John knows a lot about our city — past and present.
Pump up your tires and explore the Midlands of South Carolina and nature through these bike trails.
Keep local love growing this spring with local plants.
We’re highlighting 20 parks around Columbia, SC.
Putting out a tube feeder is just the beginning — we’ll get you started in the wide world of birdfeeding.
From getting a permit to catering, we’ve got the details on how to plan a wedding, family reunion, or special occasion in a national park.
Protect the night by taking some simple actions Saturday, April 15-Saturday, April 22
Hit the road and head to Charlotte, NC — we’re sharing all the details about what to do and eat, plus where to stay.
Fresh fruits make the spring season even sweeter.
The story behind the purple flowers that look like grapes.
Get ready for lovebug season in the spring and fall.
No need to pack a bag — we’re going on an adventure right here in our hometown.
We’re breaking down the Irish sport of hurling including its rules and where you can catch a game.
Visit a local park, participate in a community event, or clean up your humble abode in honor of the astronomical transition from winter to spring.
Pack your bags, COLA — we’re heading to Greenville.
We take a look at our bicycling infrastructure and how we can make the area more bikeable.
Apply online and visit a local enrollment center ahead of spring and summer travel.
We’re answering questions like “What is composting?” and “How do I compost in an apartment?”
The Queen City’s award-winning chefs and mixologists are coming together for an exclusive culinary event.
The hiking in Jackson County is great — but there are so many more kinds of trails to try.
Don’t miss any of this year’s meteor showers, supermoons, or solar eclipses.
Good news for Columbia.
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