3755 Grandview Dr.
Simpsonville, SC 29680
Phone: (864) 963-2777
Fax: (864) 967-9751
The Simpsonville Heritage Park is a great place to spend outdoors. Not only are there grounds enough to run and play in but the Charter Amphitheatre is also located here. There are paved trails for biking and hiking as well as six baseball and softball fields that include batting cages.
One of the best manicured and scenic golf courses in the area, this beautiful 18 hole golf course includes a driving range, snack bar, and a fully stocked pro shop. Lessons by a PGA professional are available.
Lake Conestee Nature Park is an enchanting green space, just a few miles from downtown Greenville. Encompassing 400 acres (160 hectares) of land, the park is a major facility for recreational purposes. There is an array of bird, reptile and mammal species that dominate the park. Over 170 species of birds, alone are reported to be in the park. The park is beautiful natural habitat and a calm place away from the buzz. It is a perfect spot for picnics or exploration of the wild. The park conducts various programs and events to entertain and enlighten the visitors about the nature. The cool and serene atmosphere of the park is sure to relax your tired nerves after a long. week.
Designed by renowned architect Tom Jackson, this championship 18 hole, par 72 golf course features plush bent grass and includes a driving range, putting greens, a full service clubhouse, and a fully equipped pro shop.
There is only one golf course in the world that has each hole conceived by a different designer. It is Crosswinds Golf Club in Greenville, South Carolina, and the reason you have never heard of it is because it is an 18-hole, par-3 course. What otherwise might have been just another fun-to-play ,but quickly forgettable par-3 layout is instead both fun-to-play and rather memorable.
Located four miles past Greenville Memorial Hospital toward Piedmont, Foothills Fencing Academy is dedicated to teaching the art of swordfighting for fun, fitness and competition.
If you're looking for a good place to take children in the Greenville-Spartanburg area, look no further. Occupying 14 acres (5.7 hectares), the Greenville Zoo houses hundreds of different species of animals from around the globe. Some noteworthy exhibits include the lions, elephants, giraffes, primates and tortoises. Also on the premises are picnic areas, play areas, a concession stand and gift shop. The zoo is open seven days a week from 10a to 4:30p. The cost of admission is USD7.75 for adults and USD4.5 for children. Group discounts are available, and kids under three years of age are always admitted free of charge.
The Greenville Health System Swamp Rabbit Trail is a non-motorized trail that crosses the city of Greenville. Named after the indigenous animal of the regional wetlands, this multipurpose system was a former rail bed and is located peripheral to the scenic Reedy River. It stretches south to north along 18.7 miles (30.1 kilometers) and is a popular route for hiking, jogging, cycling and other recreational activities.
The Spartanburg Swim Center is run by the Spartanburg Department of Parks and Recreation. Open to the public, the Swim Center's facilities can be used for recreational, instructional, or rental activities. The diving board to the junior Olympic-sized pool is open to use during recreational swim times. A gym room is also on the premises, but is only to be used by those with memberships.
SRAC is located on the scenic Saluda River just 10-minutes from downtown Greenville, SC. As you walk the range, you will sense that you are taking a journey back to a primitive life of the Saluda Indians. This course is designed to challenge the most experienced shooters all the way down to the youngsters that are just beginning. They invite you to come and enjoy the experience and the challenge of this course. Their mission is to provide a safe and challenging opportunity for archers to participate in an organized venue while upholding a social responsibility and remaining true to the tradition of archery. They also offer instructional lessons, from beginners to advance archers. They have an indoor archery range, as well as an outdoor course where lessons are provided.
The perfect setting for a romantic outing or a picturesque day with family, Falls Park on the Reedy guarantees a great time. Feel free to roam through the gardens, or to stop and take in the sights of Reedy River Falls from Liberty Bridge. The park has no entrance fee and is open every day of the week from 7a to 9p. Call or see the website for more information!
Cleveland Park was opened to the public in 1928 by the Cleveland family. The entire area covers 122 acres (49.37 hectares) of land near downtown Greenville and along the the Reedy River. Picnic shelters, fitness trail, volleyball and tennis courts, softball field, and playgrounds are all scattered throughout the park. Specific attractions in the park include the Greenville Zoo, Rock Quarry Garden, Fernwood Nature Trail and Vietnam Veterans Memorial.