Travelers Restival – Coming to Trailblazer Park

For the past two years the community has rallied together to support youth team sports in Travelers Rest through a fun and family friendly festival at Trailblazer Park called Travelers

Visit Brasstown Falls

Photos and Story by Dave McAda   A cooler than normal day and a little cloud cover was all the encouragement I needed to strike out and explore a new waterfall

Visiting Jocassee: Laying the Bricks & Mortar

Some kind of magic lies among Jocassee. It’s walked my conscious for years, from the waters to the woods. I tried articulating that once in a butchered piece for this

Wild TR: Farms & Cow Pastures Count Too

  When I think of TR’s wild spaces I think of forest coves, cold mountain streams, and cow pastures. That’s right, cow pastures.     I live near one of

Summer Bucket List by Moms on the Move

by Nicole Newman with Moms on the Move GVL   Do you have a Summer Bucket List? End the last weeks of summer with a BANG! There are tons of

Family Friday Hikes offered at Paris Mountain State Park This Summer

Even though it’s not technically IN Travelers Rest, we all claim Paris Mountain State Park as our own. It has so much to offer and the convenient location is top

Slater Marietta Market Opens Twice Each Month

If you live in the Slater Marietta community, you’re well aware that there is no in-town grocery store. And, until last year, there was no local farmers market either. This

Looking at Something: Rodeo Musings

I took my daughter to her first bullriding down 288 toward Pumpkintown at the end of last month. As soon as we turned off the high shouldered road, a familiar

Rachel Lewis – Travelers Rest Local Going for Gold

You might recognize local celebrity, Rachel Lewis, from her extensive involvement in Special Olympics, her work with law enforcement and politicians, or maybe just by her vibrant red hair. She’s

Why Hiking in South Carolina Should Be on Your 2022 To Do List

South Carolina is known for its historic tourist attractions and gorgeous beaches. But aside from its timeless charms, we think it should be also known for its amazing hiking spots! South

Sightseeing in Savannah: TRH Visits Georgia’s Oldest City

You can pull out of your Travelers Rest driveway and in almost exactly four hours you can pull onto an oak tree-lined, moss-draped city street in Savannah, Georgia. That’s not

Springtime Wines: Perfect for a Picnic

by Alex Lopez   It’s springtime in South Carolina! The sun is staying up longer and the weather is getting warmer. So it’s time to start enjoying some wines. To