Located in the upstate of South Carolina, Lake Greenwood is the dividing line between Greenwood and Laurens Counties and extends into Newberry County. The lake was built in 1940, has 212 miles of shoreline, and is 11,400 acres.
Lake Greenwood is also a hotspot for local Anglers. Fish species in Lake Greenwood include largemouth bass, crappie, bream, perch, catfish, and striper.
The Lake Greenwood State Park offers campsites for both RV's and tents. Also located in the Park are picnic shelters and a nature trail. With two boat launching ramps and a fishing pier, the park also provides visitors lake access. You can find out more information at www.southcarolinaparks.com/lakegreenwood.
The Festival of Flowers was named one of the Southeast Tourism Society's Top 20 Events. The lake is host to some of the events of the Festival of Flowers in June each year. The Men's Invitation Golf Classic takes place at Grand Harbor Golf & Yacht Club, a private, lake-front neighborhood. A bass fishing tournament also takes place during the Festival. The schedule of events can be found at http://www.scfestivalofflowers.org.