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Paris Mountain State Park

2401 State Park Rd, Greenville, SC 29609-6743
+1 864-244-5565
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Middle of nowhere just 10 minutes from Downtown

We use Paris Mountain as a convenient mountain spot when the Charleston summer heat hits. Our kids... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Nice place to stay when visiting Greenville

This park may not be a "destination park" but I was surprised to find negative reviews on the park... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2016
Max T
Richmond Hill, Canada
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“hiking trails” (28 reviews)
“swimming area” (17 reviews)
“sulphur springs” (15 reviews)
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2401 State Park Rd, Greenville, SC 29609-6743
+1 864-244-5565
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

We use Paris Mountain as a convenient mountain spot when the Charleston summer heat hits. Our kids love it, there is a lot to do especially if you mountain bike or enjoy hiking. The thing about this place is you are so close to downtown...More

Thank MarkoPolo75
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This park may not be a "destination park" but I was surprised to find negative reviews on the park. The park is old and the buildings are old but I think this gives the park character. The staff was friendly. It was conveniently located close...More

1  Thank Max T
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Just a short drive from downtown Greenville, this hiking trail has it all. Beautiful streams, a lake, peaks and valleys, it offers a great way to get exercise with lots of beauty!

1  Thank Christy M
Reviewed 10 July 2016

There is a gorgeous walk around the lake within Paris Mountain State Park. The park is dog-friendly. We love walking in the fall and spring when the weather is cool here in South Carolina. Paris Mountain State Park feels so far removed from the city,...More

1  Thank WanderingToesTiger
Reviewed 29 June 2016

It is a long and winding road up to the park and back from it. But, well worth the drive. The lookout at the top is wonderful. There are also hiking trails. The people in the visitor's center / gift sho[p are very nice and...More

Thank Frank D
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Easily accessible, this large park is both rustic and refined with walking trails, streams and lakes. Be sure to get a map of the park to make your choice of trails to hike or picnic areas to enjoy. On weekends bicyclists will be prevalent so...More

Thank doug b
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Camping, hiking, biking, swimming and boat rentals. There is so much to do here and the scenery is so pretty!

Thank Mindy M
Reviewed 14 June 2016

What Paris Mountain has going for it is location, location, location. It's a sweet little spot with some great hikes, a nice coming area, inviting streams and easy access. You can get there from Greenville or Travelers Rest in a very short time so you...More

Thank SoEveryDay
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Paris Mountain State Park is an easily accessible to Downtown Greenville, SC to those outdoor enthusiast. You can spend hour's in the Nature Preserve wondered the many trails. A family destination for sure.

Thank Adam J
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Loved hiking here! It was our first visit --- we had know idea this wonderful State Park was so close to downtown Greenville. Beautiful trails of various difficulties. The Sulphur Springs Trail was a great combination of moderate to strenuous hiking.

Thank Allison B
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Shane W
14 February 2018|
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Response from Bruce B | Reviewed this property |
I only booked one summer stay and I was able to find a site for 3 days. You can book up to 13 months in advance. Looking ahead to Memorial Day this year a fair portion of the sites are already booked but the following week... More
Dw M
15 October 2017|
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Response from Matthew A | Reviewed this property |
I've never tried, but I would think you could.
Hannah G
5 October 2017|
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Response from NO2Diver | Reviewed this property |
We were there 2 weeks ago...The bathhouse, while older, was VERY clean...the Campground Host was up there just about every time I was I think...LOL