Destination: SC Parks

Grades 3-12

Produced for ETV by WNSC-TV, the Rock Hill regional station, this popular series provides informative programs full of interesting facts on geography, plants, and fauna found in a variety of our treasured South Carolina state parks. Hosted by Susan Collier, the programs have been developed with assistance from the SC Department of Parks, Recreation, and Tourism. (From our Streamline collection)

Closed captioning has been provided for these broadcast programs.

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Aiken State Park | Destination: SC Parks
Aiken State Park | Destination: SC Parks

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Aiken State Park was built in 1934 by the Civilian Conservation Corps and its the second-oldest park in South Carolina. Many of the structures built still remain standing today. There is a lot of...
Andrew Jackson State Park | Destination: SC Parks
Andrew Jackson State Park | Destination: SC Parks

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Andrew Jackson State Park is located in Lancaster County. Andrew Jackson claimed he was born on a South Carolina plantation that is now the area for Andrew Jackson State Park. He was known as the...
Barnwell State Park | Destination: SC Parks
Barnwell State Park | Destination: SC Parks

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The land for Barnwell State Park was acquired in 1937 by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). The CCC established the lake, the dam, and the spillway. They also built the bathhouse and office...
Caesars Head State Park | Destination: SC Parks
Caesars Head State Park | Destination: SC Parks

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Caesars Head State Park, along with Jones Gap State Park, make up the Mountain Bridge Wilderness Area. This area has one of the richest deciduous forests in the world that provides us quite a...
Cheraw State Park | Destination: SC Parks
Cheraw State Park | Destination: SC Parks

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Cheraw State Park was the first state park built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). Formerly used as farm land, the park was acquired in 1934 during the Depression, so the land could be...
Colleton State Park  | Destination: SC Parks
Colleton State Park | Destination: SC Parks

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Colleton State Park is located along the Edisto River. The park is used for river rescue training and visitors are welcome enjoy the river for activities like fishing, kayaking or tubing. Colleton...