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Waterfall
4.9
Built on reclaimed land from textile mills, Falls Park on the Reedy is home to the Upstate Shakespeare Festival. Enter the park's pedestrian
Tours from $55
Water Body
Lake Hartwell , Anderson
4.6
River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing , Bryson City
4.9
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Waterfall
Anna Ruby Falls , Helen
4.9
Formed from two separate streams merging into the twin waterfall, Anna Ruby Falls provides hikers with a quiet respite in the center of a nat
Tours from $159
Military Museum
4.6
Our Vision: A board; consisting of socially conscious, locally committed individuals with a passion for preserving our area's history, and ed

Anderson

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Anderson is a city in and the county seat of Anderson County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 26,686 at the 2010 census, and the city was the center of an urbanized area of 75,702. It is one of the principal cities in the Greenville-Mauldin-Anderson Metropolitan Statistical Area, contiguous with Anderson County, which had a population of 187,126 at the 2010 census. It is further included in the larger Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson, South Carolina Combined Statistical Area, with a total population of 1,266,995, at the 2010 census. Anderson is just off Interstate 85 and is from Atlanta and 140mi from Charlotte.Anderson is the smallest of the three primary cities that makes up the Upstate region and is nicknamed "The Electric City" and "The Friendliest City in South Carolina". Anderson's spirit and quality of life have earned national recognition as Anderson County was named an "All-America City" in 2000.Anderson is the home of Anderson University, a selective private comprehensive university of approximately 3,400 undergraduate and graduate students. Discover how to plan a United States trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

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