Lake Keowee Area
Boating on Lake KeoweeLake Keowee is one of the most beautiful fresh water lakes in the entire South offering majestic views, sparkling blue water and mountain views.  The lake is located near Seneca, a small town in the northwest corner of South Carolina.  It is often referred to as the Golden Corner area. Lake Keowee is located just 45 miles from Greenville, SC, the states largest city and just 1.5 hours from Atlanta, GA.  The lake is fed from nearby mountain streams of pure blue water. 
Lake KeoweeLake Keowee consist of about 18,000 acres with approximately 300 miles of shoreline.  Only about ¼ of the shoreline has been developed resulting in an uncrowded lake which is perfect for boating, fishing, sailing and other activities.  It is also the site of a Professional Bass tournament each year.  Lake Keowee is owned by Duke Energy Corp. which controls the lake frontage and water level.  Lake Keowee property owners own to the waterfront which is different than the Corps of Engineering restrictions such as on Lake Hartwell.
old house viewAt Lake Keowee the list of leisure activities is seemingly endless. Local attractions include Jocassee State Park (15 miles) and golf courses such as Cross Creek Plantation.  You are just minutes away from white water rafting on the famed Chatooga River as well has hiking, camping and trout fishing. With over 400,000 acres of undisturbed forest, you never run out of exploring opportunities.  The mild climate with average temperatures in the 60’s, make year round recreation a pleasure. Nearby Clemson University (7 miles), with over 18,000 students, host outstanding community activities and cultural events. For the sports enthusiast, Clemson brings you the finest in NCAA sporting events.
ClemsonIndeed with all of the opportunities and the beautiful, treelined shores of this lake, our homeowners have an unparalleled lifestyle. If the spectacular natural beauty is not enough to draw you here, the mild climate certainly will.  Located in the Golden Corner of the Upstate, Lake Keowee is truly a haven to find the home you have always dreamed of and so richly deserve. For your central point of contact for Lake Keowee, contact Diane Allen, REALTOR today.
Take a look at some of my favorite Lake Keowee pictures.
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