Lake Hartwell | Friday Favorite

I always love returning to Clemson, especially to reminisce my days on the water with the crew team. Overlooking Clemson Sprints, on Lake Hartwell. Have a beautiful weekend :) Camera: iPhone 7

Francis Marion National Forest | Travel (73/556)

While making my way from Charleston to Columbia (South Carolina), I took a bit of a detour through Francis Marion National Forest. The swamps and marshes were the biggest attraction to me, even with all the flying, some biting, visitors. Top Five Hikes + Places to Explore Awendaw Passage – this seven mile trail stretches… {read more}

Charles Pinckney National Historic Site | Travel (72/556)

Spring is a lovely time to visit Charles Pinckney National Historic Site, in South Carolina. Green grass and trees beside bright, blooming flowers. An afternoon stroll is perfect for exploring the grounds. My visit was peaceful, quiet and beautiful. Top Five Hikes + Places to Explore Boardwalk – One of my favorite spots in the… {read more}

Kings Mountain National Military Park | Travel (6/556)

Kings Mountain National Military Park was the last stop on my South Carolina road trip. I enjoyed the cooler temperatures and mountain views as I walked through the battlefield. The soldiers fought from tree to tree as they made their way up the mountain. Recommended Hikes Battlefield Trail – a 1.5 mile trail with exhibits… {read more}

Cowpens National Battlefield | Travel (5/556)

Cowpens National Battlefield was conveniently located on my route home from Clemson, South Carolina. I made a 90 minute stop at the park, walking along the battlefield trail, to stretch out my legs and enjoy the beginning signs of springs. Points of Interest Auto Loop Road – a 3.8 mile, one way, road around the… {read more}

Sumter National Forest | Travel (4/556)

My time in Sumter National Forest was shorter than anticipated. While driving through, I noticed spring was still waiting to arrive and much of the forest was still relatively colorless. Although still beautiful, I made the decision to drive around and become familiar for another visit, instead of exploring on foot with my camera. At… {read more}

Ninety Six National Historic Site | Travel (3/556)

Walking along the battlefield at Ninety Six National Historic Site was quiet and peaceful. Spring was beginning to arrive, the grass was turning green and there were flowers blooming in the trees. I was the only person on the battlefield during my visit. Recommended Hikes Cherokee Path – a primitive, 1.5 mile hike to Star… {read more}

Congaree National Park | Travel (2/556)

Congaree National Park, in South Carolina, is a truly unique place. Each time I visit a national park for the first time, I find myself thinking “I have never seen anything like this before.” I had this exact thought as I walked along the boardwalk trail in Congaree. My visit took place after the flood… {read more}

Kings Mountain National Military Park | iPhone Favorites

Kings Mountain National Military Park was my final stop in South Carolina before heading home to Maryland. This mountainous battlefield was quiet and somewhat peaceful to walk through. Below are my iPhone Favorites from my visit!

Cowpens National Battlefield | iPhone Favorites

While cruising around South Carolina, I stopped at Cowpens National Battlefield to stretch out my legs :) I have decided I thoroughly enjoy walking through the battlefield parks during quiet mornings! Below are a few of my favorite iPhone photographs from my visit!