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The Weekend Adventurer

Make The Most Of It

It doesn’t matter if your idea of adventure is trekking through nature or speeding around a track, Spartanburg has what you need to let off some steam. Make the most of your getaway with a weekend trip spent exploring our top spots and enjoying the great outdoors.

Outdoor Adventures

Miles of trails, dozens of parks, and plenty of waterways are waiting for you during your visit. Spartanburg’s outdoor offerings can be as thrilling as you wish. Fly over jumps on your mountain bike at Croft State Park or weave through the Cottonwood Trail on foot, either way, adventures are waiting for you.

Order Up!

With so many delicious spots to dine-in or take-out, finding a good place to grab a bite to eat doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Local favorites like Cribb’s Kitchen and RJ Rockers Restaurant & Brewery are dishing out worthy meals in relaxed environments. After digging in, show-off your competitive side with Craft Axe Throwing or Underpin Lanes.

Top Spots To Maximize Your Getaway

Top Picks For Food & Fun

Croft State Park

Croft State Park

Once an World War II army training base, Croft State Park offers Camping and Day-Use reservations over more than 7,000-acres of wo

Cottonwood Trail

Cottonwood Trail

Currently a 115 acre urban preserve and trail system. Located minutes from downtown Spartanburg, the property protects a 1.5 mile

RJ Rockers Brewing Company

RJ Rockers Brewing Company

Handcrafted. Every Beer. Every Drop. Every Time.

Cribb’s Kitchen On Main

Cribb’s Kitchen On Main

Located in downtown Spartanburg’s Grain District, Cribbs Kitchen has been serving local favorite eats and drinks since 2010.

BMW Performance Center

BMW Performance Center

Learn to drive on the edge of physics.

Heirloom

Heirloom

Inspired by the lasting connections that were woven around the table, our restaurant offers a fresh twist on classic milltown stap

Dray: Bar + Grill

Dray: Bar + Grill

We Believe in Hospitality, We Believe in Spartanburg, We Believe in Food Made with Love. We will always exceed your expectations w

Spartanburg Marriott

Spartanburg Marriott

Located in the heart of Spartanburg, this hotel is a 5-minute walk to downtown. Check out Renaissance Park, a beautiful green land

Comfort Inn & Suites

Comfort Inn & Suites

When looking for a hotel in Spartanburg, SC, go with Comfort Inn & Suites at I-85. Enjoy a new, modern feel at our pet-frien

Explore Even More

We know fun. The “let’s keep the action going with some locally sourced food, outdoor activities, and live music” kind of fun. We also know that variety is everything. So we’ve pulled together some of the top itineraries to help make your visit action-packed!

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