Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Documents

The South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism publishes a variety of documents relating to the state parks and tourism in the state, including brochures and publicity documents, long-term tourism plans, and statistics.


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    South Carolina tour planners guide
    (South Carolina State Library, 2019-04-04) South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism
    The South Carolinba tour planners guide has been published to assist tour brokers and tour planners create both professional and pleasurable itineraries. No hard sales; just the straight and as complete-as-possible facts on the what's, when's and where's of group travel in South Carolina. Accomodations are listed by city or town in alphabetical order. Attractions and points-of-interest are listed in the same order including a description, hours-of-operation, tour contact and rate information.
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    South Carolina trail planning handbook
    (South Carolina State Library, 1983-01-18) South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism
    The basic purpose of this handbook is to give individuals or organizations involved in developing new trails a general overview of the planning process and to review some of the considerations that must be addressed in order to successfully develop new trails.
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    South Carolina travel guide
    (South Carolina State Library, 2019-04-30) South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism. Division of International Marketing
    This travel guide highlights the states travel destiations invluding, a calendar of events, accomodations guides and contact information for visitors' bureaus.
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    COVID-19 impact on South Carolina's tourism industry
    (South Carolina State Library, 2020-08-13) South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism
    This document shows the impact that COVID-19 had on the South Carolina tourism industry, including hotel occupancy, tourism revenue, leisure and hospitality jobs, and projected tourism revenue. It also focuses on the phases of statewide recovery marketing and CARES Act funding requests.
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    The economic impact of travel on South Carolina state and counties, 2020
    (South Carolina State Library, 2021-07-01) Travel Impact Analysis, LLC; South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism
    The primary focus of this study is to provide estimates of the economic impact of domestic travel on South Carolina and each of the state’s 46 counties. For the state and each county, estimates of visitor spending, tourism generated employment, payroll income, and state and local government tax revenues are included. The estimates in this report represent the impact of domestic visitors only and do not include impacts of international visitors, government support of tourism and tourism-related capital investments. This study covers the calendar-year 2020 period and therefore reflects the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.