If you’re looking for entertaining ways to spend the weekend or evenings and still stay close to home, here are several recommendations.
Anne Springs Close Greenway
This 2,100-acre nature preserve in Fort Mill provides plenty of space for nearly any outdoor activity you can think of. The Greenway has three different trail systems for hiking, horseback riding and mountain biking. Visitors can also canoe or kayak in Lake Crandall, Lake Frances and Stumpy Pond. For a longer stay, camp at the site above Lake Haigler, which is equipped with a bathhouse and restrooms. Visit at 104 Adventure Road, Fort Mill, SC 29715.
Specializing in fresh, local ingredients, Local Dish is a unique little restaurant that puts interesting twists on classic Southern cuisine. The menu features dishes with unexpected combinations such as pulled pork nachos, fried green tomatoes served with bacon and hollandaise sauce, and a grilled chicken sandwich topped with grilled peaches, herb pesto and spinach. Even old favorites like chicken pot pie and chicken and waffles get a tasty revamp. Try these dishes and more at 217 Main Street, Fort Mill, SC 29715. Here is the Facebook page.
PuckerButt Pepper Company
PuckerButt Pepper Company is a local grower, harvester and producer of some of the hottest pepper products in the world. In 2013, the company’s Carolina Reaper pepper won the Guinness World Record for the World’s Hottest Chili with 1,569,300 Scoville heat units. The PuckerButt Pepper Company in downtown Fort Mill sells a wide variety of pepper products such as salsas, hot sauces, mustards, jellies and seasonings, most of which are thankfully milder than the Carolina Reaper. Test your taste buds in their store at 235 Main Street, Fort Mill, SC 29715.
Fort Mill Historical Museum
Immerse yourself in local history with a visit to the exhibits at the Fort Mill Historical Museum. “Fort Mill: The Twentieth Century” focuses on various aspects of everyday life in Fort Mill during the 1900s. “Fort Mill in Service” focuses on the lives and legacies of local soldiers who fought in the Civil War, World War I and World War II. Meanwhile, the Elizabeth Ford Living History Project features interviews with longtime residents to reflect on the town’s history. Check out these exhibits at 107 Clebourne St, Fort Mill, SC 29715.
Pasquale’s Restaurant & Pub
Pasquale’s Restaurant & Pub provides a friendly and casual environment that’s perfect after a long day. The restaurant is best known for its pizza with a sweet and spicy sauce, flavorful garlic knots and wide selection of craft beer. Try them all at 1741 Gold Hill Road, Fort Mill, SC 29708. Here is the Facebook page.
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