Feel the thundering hooves of horses; smell the homemade bread baking; sample the fresh peaches and berries; view Civil War and living history; enjoy the songs of birds in our natural areas. Thoroughbred Country - We're Way More than Horses!
Thoroughbred Country offers a myriad of dining and entertainment options as well as things to see and do and accommodations which will make the perfect complement to Atlanta, Charleston and Myrtle Beach tours. Discover our past as you scour civil war battle sites and view plantation homes that still retain all the grace and charm of yesteryear. Tour graceful Aiken and learn about its beginnings as a winter colony for wealthy northerners. Quench your thirst with water from the Healing Springs near Blackville. Paddle the Edisto River, the longest, free-flowing, blackwater river in the United States. Discover natural beauty along the area’s highways and byways or in an elegant garden. Stroll downtown districts and off the beaten path shops for world-renown artwork, locally thrown pottery, handmade crafts and other one-of-a kind treasures.
Thoroughbred Country backroad surprises continue. Spot this Southern Caboose the next time you're in Windsor. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #backroadadventures
Looking for kid-friendly activities? We've updated our Thoroughbred Country list.https://www.tbredcountry.org/Kid-Friendly-Activities
Info available 24/7/365. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoverSC
South Fork of the Edisto River trips return. Trips offered by the Bamberg County Chamber of Commerce. Contact Jerry Bell (803) 300-1972.
www.TBredCountry.org - info available 24/7/365.
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Mesmerized by the beauty of the trees reflection on the water? Us too. The South Fork of the Edisto River is ready to be explored. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #edistoriver #naturetourism
Check out our list of Things to Do for Free in Thoroughbred Country, SC. https://www.tbredcountry.org/Things-to-Do-For-Free. Info available 24/7/365. Note, we suggest you check for any COVID-19 restrictions as you make your plans. #ThoroughbredCountrySC #DiscoverSC
Sunday's in Thoroughbred Country are a little different. Join us for polo at the historic Whitney Field. Check out the Aiken Polo Club website for more information about Sunday Polo events. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #sundaypolo
Farmers markets are open and crops are bountiful. If you're looking for fresh produce, check with your local farmers. They are ready to sell. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #supportlocalfarms
#TbredFreeFriday Explore the natural beauty of the Silver Bluff Audubon Center & Sanctuary, a 3,250-acre wildlife sanctuary. Take a quiet walk along one of the trails or enjoy birdwatching as summer birds begin to return. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #scnbta #naturetourism
The next time you are traveling US 78 in Bamberg, be sure to take some time and walk the Veteran's Memorial Trail. Check back frequently to observe the progress as this attraction continues to develop.
Have you seen our new Thoroughbred Country South Carolina digital guide? Simply click this link
to enjoy immediate viewing https://www.tbredcountry.org/Thoroughbred-Country-Visitor-Guide. Feel free to like and share. Thanks.
Many of our Thoroughbred Country shops also offer online options. Photo features a Jim Harrison print. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #uniquegifts
We Honor and Remember.
Sending some sunshine from Aiken Training Track. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #aikentrainingtrack
Several of our local, small businesses are open now. Let's support them. If you need information, please check our website www.TBredCountry.org.
Looking at God's Acre Healing Springs in Barnwell County from a different perspective. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc
Outdoor exercise is essential and great for our well-being. Our golf clubs are taking the proper precautions to keep everyone safe while allowing them to get out and play. Photo features The Aiken Golf Club. www.TBredCountry.org/where-to-golf #ThoroughbredCountrySC #DiscoverSC #SCGolf
South Carolina's Recreation and Parks Association, in coordination with the National RPA, has provided suggestions to remain healthy while visiting parks. For a list of Thoroughbred Country SC parks, visit www.TBredCountry.org 24/7/365. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #SCRPA
Did you know South Carolina designated the Carolina wren as the official state bird in 1948? #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #enjoynature
Enjoy the Thoroughbred Country May 2020 Newsletter - http://www.icontact-archive.com/archive?c=1099674&f=14825&s=15568&m=737201&t=6d744cec8e78c53d6b76a04babb65966d0bdd17506faed1dc10650cd2a9411b0
These are the types of afternoons we dream of. Where will your next trail adventure take you? Photo features views from the Boyd Pond Park nature trail in Aiken County. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #boydpondpark
No need to pack a bag for this big adventure, check out these virtual experiences to get a unique perspective into some of our favorite places.
Treat yourself to some outdoor R&R this weekend. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #SCStateParks
#CountMeIn Census 2020. Have you been counted?
Lt. Gov. Evette and other leaders encourage citizens to complete the 2020 Census.
Sharing our blooms this beautiful day. www.TBredCountry.org.
Attention beach lovers. We love these from the Little Red Barn Pottery & Art Gallery in Barnwell, SC. They also have online sales. Little Red Barn Pottery & Art Gallery www.TBredCountry.org #thoroughbredcountrysc #DiscoverSC
More beach glass coasters and ring dishes... these make me smile 🙂 great recycling here!
Another fun backroad surprise in Bamberg County. See if you can find it on your next trip. #thoroughbredcountrysc #discoversc #backroadadventures
Many of our Thoroughbred Country shops also offer online options. www.TBredCountry.org Jim Harrison Gallery
Aiken Training Track. .
Thoroughbred Country is full of beauty. We can't wait to explore with you again. #ThoroughbredCountrySC #discoversc
Happy Mother's Day from Thoroughbred Country SC.
We appreciate you more than words can say.
Relax Thoroughbred Country SC style. www.TBredCountry.org.
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Thoroughbred Country SC has wonderful places to get outside. www.TBredCountry.org.
#SpiritofTravel #NTTW20 #ThoroughbredCountrySC #discoversc
We hope you are inspired to dream now so you can discover later. #DiscoverSC #SpiritofTravel #NTTW20 #tbredcountrysc
SC State Parks are a great place to just be still.
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Small town charm and delicious hometown food can be found in Blackville, SC. Miller's Bread Basket https://www.facebook.com/Millers-Bread-Basket-212854788744934/ and Russells Pizza
https://www.facebook.com/Russells-Pizza-227112961180193/. www.TBredcountry.org #NTTW #thoroughbredsc #discoversc
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Your 1st Stop in Aiken County, SC
We serve as the official tourism entity for the beautiful City of Aiken. Take a minute to see the charm and beauty that makes Aiken a place like no other!
Private guided tours, tailored to specific areas of interest, are offered to groups of 1 to 7 people.
Fully restored 100-year-old home has three large bedrooms with full baths. Delicious breakfast served daily by the owner, local chef, Bruce Shipman.