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Encouraging South Carolinians to get healthy by going outside and exploring our beautiful state.

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Get Outside — Even During Winter

Feb. 13, 2020: Getting outside to take advantage of South Carolina’s natural resources is a good idea — even during the winter months. Here are a few ways you can get out and explore our beautiful state without looking very far — or spending a lot of money.


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How to Get Outside While Social Distancing 

May 21, 2020: Many South Carolinians have spent the last few weeks at home practicing social distancing recommendations. As the weather gets nicer and warmer, people may be thinking about how to get outside to explore our state safely. Here are a few things to think about when planning how to explore South Carolina safely.


How to Ride Blue Bike SC Safely During the Pandemic

July 16, 2020: If you want to get outside and explore Columbia but stay safe while social distancing, look no further than Blue Bike SC. The bikeshare program in downtown Columbia has taken precautions to keep riders safe as they explore the city. Here are a few things to know when riding Blue Bike this summer. 


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Go For A Hike, South Carolina 

Oct. 1, 2020: Fall in South Carolina is the perfect time to get outside and go for a hike. From the Lowcountry to the Upstate, there are plenty of trails for an easy or strenuous walk exploring the natural beauty of the state. 


5 Things To Add To Your South Carolina 2021 Bucket List 

Jan. 21, 2021: Milo Anderson, an Experience Columbia ambassador and creator of Milo's Wildlife, an online guide for wild travels, knows how to explore his own backyard. As you make your New Year’s resolutions or 2021 bucket list, here are few of his favorite places in the state to add to your list. 


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Get the Perfect Shot 

March 18, 2021: As the weather gets better and the sun lasts longer, there are more opportunities to get outside for fresh air, sunshine and healthy activity. We spoke with a few local photographers and social media influencers to some tips for how capture a flawless frame while exploring the natural beauty of the Palmetto State. 


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