A popular pastime for people of all ages, the many hiking trails in Oconee State Park are the perfect way to explore the beauty of the park from Oconee State Park cabins. Taking in spectacular waterfalls, awe-inspiring mountains ranges, and peaceful wilderness areas, the park's many trails are the ideal antidote to hectic city life.
This 3.5-mile hike is rated easy in difficulty and is perfect for the whole family. The 50-ft vertical waterfall is a great place to stop and picnic, and the many streams you will pass will let the kids spot small fish.
This hike is rated moderate and covers a massive 67 miles in total. You don't have to complete the whole trail however, but you can still hike small sections to enjoy the gorges, mountain views, and wildflowers.
This five-mile hike rewards hikers with stunning views of the hidden falls at the end. Best used from April to October, dogs can also be taken on this route as long as they remain on a leash.
With a variety of activities suitable for the whole family, visiting Oconee State Park is always great fun. Whether you are a family of water lovers or you prefer to stick to dry land, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Oconee State Park hotels will provide you with easy access to days on the lake or a spot of mini golf – whatever takes your fancy.
The 20-acre lake in Oconee State Park is great for swimming with every member of the family. Featuring a large swimming area with diving boards, there's plenty of fun to be had on hot summer days. Seasonal lifeguards will also be on patrol to offer parents greater peace of mind.
Canoes and kayaks are available to rent but you will need to be at least 16 years old to operate one alone. Pedal boats are also available if you have younger children and life jackets are also provided.
Everyone loves mini golf, and this excellent course will keep the whole family entertained with its zany obstacles. A great way to spend a chilled afternoon after a morning spent hiking in the woods or across the mountain ridges.