Cherokee Foothills Scenic Highway

National Scenic BywaySouth Carolina
Length 112.0 mi / 180.2 km
Time to Allow 3 hours to drive the byway.


Looming majestically beyond the low Piedmont hills, the Blue Ridge escarpment thrills the mountain lover's soul. The Cherokees called these heights the "Great Blue Hills of God." Following an ancient Cherokee path, this beautiful two-lane road arcs through peach orchards and villages, past Cowpens National Battlefield and over Lake Keowee.

Local Information

Discover Upcountry Carolina Association, Inc.