Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
1147 Wilson Rd.
Newberry, SC 29108
Phone: (803) 276-1600
Fax: (803) 276-1600
A magnificent Japanese Garden site is spotted at the Newberry region in South Carolina. The marvelous gardens are established on a land cover of 0.5 acres (0.20 hectares). The site dates back to 1930. Two scenic ponds, concrete bridges and a teahouse add up to the beauty of the garden site. The site is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Torri gate and a temple are prominent attractions on the site.
One of the largest orchid nurseries in the world, Carter and Holmes Orchids allows visitors to tour their 18 greenhouses Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sumter National Forest, located in Clinton, SC is a beautiful area managed by the United States Forest Service. Consisting of approximately 37,7442 and three ranger districts, this area features hiking and biking trails, mountain biking, camping, canoeing, hunting, boating as well as equestrian facilities in the Long Cane Ranger District. The Andrew Pickens District is known for the breath-taking and challenging waterfalls.
A large selection of fiction and nonfiction books for children and adults is available at this full service library that also offers books-on-tape, magazines, periodicals, newspapers, and six public computers with Internet access. A children's storytime is held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays.
Situated on the western shore of scenic Lake Greenwood, this beautiful 915 acre State Park features 200 miles of shoreline, over 11,400 acres of sparkling water, family and primitive campsites, a trading post and tackle shop, nature trails, playground areas, a recreation building, three public boat ramps, and picnic areas.