Regions: Piedmont

Piedmont

Explore the 5 regions of South Carolina and find out what makes each of them unique.

Maps & Images

Water

  • Web of Water-Piedmont 
    Watch the video of the Web of Water adventure in the Piedmont and the man-made lakes on the Upper Saluda River.
  • RiverVenture-Catawba River 
    Explore the Catawba River and how the river has shaped the land and our history.
  • Catawba Scenic River 
    The Catawba River in York, Lancaster, and Chester Counties has red clay-colored waters with little human development.

Cities & Towns

Environment

  • Natural State-Piedmont 
    Meet artists who use materials found in nature in the Piedmont to make their art.
  • Piedmont Ecoregion 
    Discover the ecosystems of the Piedmont and the challenges facing the habitats.

Landforms

spider lily

Spiderlily at Landsford Canal State Park in Chester and Lancaster Counties. This park, which features the remains of an early canal system, is known for its rocky shoals spider lilies. Image courtesy of flickr user Andy_Ciordia.