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Check Out Adventurous Day Trips around Spartanburg

There’s plenty to do around Spartanburg, but if you’re looking for a little day trip adventure, explore the greater area. On your day trip, you’ll find outdoor adventures and other great activities just a short drive from our Spartanburg apartments.


About 35 minutes northwest of Spartanburg, you can experience America’s fastest and steepest zip line canopy tour at The Gorge. You’ll ride 11 zip lines that span over a mile and cross a sky bridge. This isn’t for the faint at heart, but if you crave adrenaline rushes, you’ll love it here. You can also purchase a Frequent Flyer membership, which saves you money on every visit for a year. 

Whitewater Adventures

You can also zip line at Green River Adventures, but they specialize in water activities. Choose from a variety of rafting tours, stand-up paddleboarding, or waterfall rappelling. You can also take a guided hike to a swimming hole or learn how to improve your kayaking skills. There’s something for everyone at Green River Adventures! If you don’t have water shoes, you can rent them on-site. Daily kayak rentals are also available.

Downtown Saluda

Stroll the streets of historic downtown Saluda. Browse the locally owned shops and art galleries, enjoy a cup of coffee at a quaint café, and visit the free historic depot and museum. Just a short drive further will bring you to Sky Top Orchard, where you can pick your own apples or check out some hiking trails in the area for beautiful views. There are plenty of fun activities to explore on your day trip from Spartanburg.

Before embarking on your day trip, fuel up for your fun-filled day with a delicious breakfast in Spartanburg. If you’re looking for a new place to call home in Spartanburg, contact us. We’d love to help you start your move to Reserve at Park West. 

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