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5 Fun Simpsonville South Carolina Area Summer Activities

5 Fun Simpsonville South Carolina Area Summer Activities

Summer is finally here, and you will want to get outside to enjoy the beautiful weather. Here are some fun activities around the Simpsonville, South Carolina, area to enjoy.

 

Heritage Park

While many people head to Heritage Park to hear outstanding concerts, this well-maintained park offers plenty of features that are available all summer long. Climb aboard the miniature train for a fun ride with your family. Pack along a picnic basket as the views are beautiful and the grass is kept perfect for spreading out a blanket. Enjoy hiking along the walking trail or join a pickup game of baseball.

 

Trail Blazer Survival School & Adventures

Trail Blazer Survival School is a great place to connect with nature and other people. Your children from ages 10 to 14 will love going to summer camp here, but there are plenty of activities and workshops for all ages. Learn about wilderness self-aid, apothecary, bow building, pottery, hide tanning, campfire cooking, and many other topics at this wilderness facility. You can join one of their organized workshops or gather a group of your friends, and they will put on a workshop just for you.

 

Discovery Island Waterpark

This small waterpark may be the perfect place to play with your family on a warm summer day. There are lots of areas for preschoolers to play while older children and adults will love the surfing simulator. If you are just looking for a place to relax, then consider their Lazy River. A concession stand offers burgers, ice cream, and other summer treats.

 

Simpsonville City Park

There are many different activities available at Simpsonville City Park. Challenge a group of friends to a game of Frisbee golf, basketball or tennis. Two baseball fields are available when local sports are not using them. Your children will love the large sensory playground that is fully American with Disability Act compliant. Often, community groups host special performances for the public at the Tater Shed Outdoor Performance area.

 

Lake Conestee Nature Park

Located just about seven miles northwest of Simpsonville is Lake Conestee Nature Park. This 400-acre nature preserve offers extensive walking trails through natural habitat where you can see over 200 species of birds. River otters, deer, raccoon and many other species of wildlife are often observed along with a variety of reptiles and mammals. Each Saturday morning a special family-friendly hike is held with an expert.

 

When you are looking for apartments for rent in Simpsonville, SC. consider Garden District Apartment Homes. You do not even need to leave our apartment complex to enjoy great summertime activities when you choose these apartments for rent in Simpsonville, SC. We offer barbecue grills for outdoor entertaining and a salt-water swimming pool. If you are a pet owner, then you will love our dog park. Call us today at 864.963.1000 to arrange a tour.