The South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism is a cabinet agency assigned to operate and manage South Carolina’s 47 state parks, to market the state as a preferred vacation destination and to provide assistance to communities for parks, recreation and tourism development and promotion. The agency is perhaps most widely recognized for its leadership role in promoting and supporting South Carolina’s number one industry – tourism.

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  • Hiking/mountain biking trail : Steven’s Creek (also known as Modoc) (McCormick County) 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2011-11-27)
    This brochure describes the trails at Hamilton Branch State Park.
  • Sesquicentennial State Park Retreat Center 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11-21)
    This brochure describes the facilities available for rent at Sesquicentennial State Park.
  • Habitats, plants and animals of Poinsett State Park 

    South Carolina State Park Service; University of South Carolina at Sumter. Introduction to the Environment; University of South Carolina at Sumter. Composition and Literature (South Carolina State Library, 2009-06-18)
    This is a list of common, unusual and interesting plants and animals of Poinsett State Park.
  • Woods Bay State Park bird list 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2016-11-22)
    This is a list of birds found at Woods Bay State Park.
  • Common mammals of Lee State Park 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2015-09-24)
    Included in this pamphlet are some of the mammals you are more likely to see during your visit to Lee State Park.
  • Lee State Park bird list 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11-09)
    This is a list of birds found at Lee State Park.
  • Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site self-guided walking tour 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2017-11-10)
    This brochure gives directions and information for a self-guiding tour of the Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site.
  • St. George’s Church cemetery, Colonial Dorchester State Historic Site 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2015-01-16)
    Inscriptions from the gravestones in St. George's Church cemetery are provided here. The numbers are keyed to the map on the back of the brochure.
  • South Carolina's Poinsett State Park Civilian Conservation Corps history 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2010-08-05)
    This brochure gives a history of the Civilian Conservation Corps and its efforts to build Poinsett State Park. A map of Corps built structures is included.
  • South Carolina's Lee State Park CCC history 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2016-04-13)
    This brochure gives a history of the Civilian Conservation Corps and its efforts to build Lee State Park. A map of Corps built structures is included.
  • Lee State Park's horse trails 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2015-09-24)
    This brochure includes a map of horse trails at Lee State Park as well as trail information and rules and regulations.
  • South Carolina's State Park Service 

    South Carolina State Park Service (South Carolina State Library, 2011-08-29)
    This sheet describes state parks in South Carolina and gives addresses, phone numbers and camping, lodging and trail information for each park.
  • South Carolina statewide lodging outlook report April 2022 

    South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism (South Carolina State Library, 2022-04)
    This paper gives statistics on lodging occupancy rates for the United States, South Atlantic States, and South Carolina. It is broken down by occupancy rate percentages, average room rate, room revenue, rooms available, ...
  • South Carolina statewide lodging outlook report March 2022 

    South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism (South Carolina State Library, 2022-03)
    This paper gives statistics on lodging occupancy rates for the United States, South Atlantic States, and South Carolina. It is broken down by occupancy rate percentages, average room rate, room revenue, rooms available, ...
  • South Carolina 2% accommodations tax revenue distribution Q3 FY 2021-20 

    South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism (South Carolina State Library, 2022-05-13)
    The rental of temporary accommodations is subject to a tax in South Carolina. This tax is tracked by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism as a key tourism economic indicator.
  • South Carolina statewide 5% admissions tax collections, February business / March tax returns 

    South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism (South Carolina State Library, 2022-03)
    This document lists by county the 5% admissions tax collections for 2020 and 2021. It also shows a map depicting the change in statewide 5% admissions tax collections.
  • South Carolina statewide 2% accommodations tax collections 

    South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism (South Carolina State Library, 2022-03)
    This is a listing of accommodation taxes by county. It also shows the change in statewide 2% accommodations tax collections.
  • South Carolina statewide 2% accommodations tax collections 

    South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism (South Carolina State Library, 2022-02)
    This is a listing of accommodation taxes by county. It also shows the change in statewide 2% accommodations tax collections.
  • South Carolina statewide lodging outlook report February 2022 

    South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism (South Carolina State Library, 2022-02)
    This paper gives statistics on lodging occupancy rates for the United States, South Atlantic States, and South Carolina. It is broken down by occupancy rate percentages, average room rate, room revenue, rooms available, ...
  • South Carolina 2% accommodations tax revenue distribution Q2 FY 2021-22 

    South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism (South Carolina State Library, 2022-03-21)
    The rental of temporary accommodations is subject to a tax in South Carolina. This tax is tracked by the South Carolina Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism as a key tourism economic indicator.

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