Salem, South Carolina is located in Oconee County in the westernmost part of the state and is in a perfect strategic location to visit many of the region’s most interesting areas. Within sight of the wooded slopes of the epic Blue Ridge Mountains, wildlife lovers will enjoy its proximity to the Sumter National Forest, the only wilderness area to straddle the borders of three US states, which has waterfalls, old-growth forests, and numerous trails for hiking and biking. In addition, the Devil’s Fork State Park and its lake offer fishing and scuba diving. With romantic Asheville, the water sports capital of Appalachia, also famous for its historic architecture and boutique shops, within easy reach, as are the museums and arts venues of vibrant Greenville, glampers can enjoy the best of both the mountains and the city in one go.