As part of our support of the environment, SCE&G provides resources for outdoor recreational uses that are among the top in the state. Lake Murray and the Saluda River, while part of our electric generating facilities, also are popular spots for fishing, boating and other family fun.
For $1 per year, SCE&G leases the property that is home to Riverbanks Zoo, one of the nation’s top rated zoos. North of Columbia, V.C. Summer Nuclear employees helped build the Peak-to-Prosperity section of the Palmetto Trail. SCE&G is proud to be a part of the outstanding opportunities for outdoor fun and family activities in South Carolina.
SCE&G Helps Build and Maintain South Carolina’s Palmetto Trail
Although one of South Carolina’s most interesting and beautiful destinations – the 425+ mile Palmetto Trail – is relatively new, its passages are steeped in history and provide a peek into the past while weaving through the small towns and large cities of the state. One of the most popular parts of the trail – the Peak to Prosperity passage – is located near SCE&G’s V.C. Summer Nuclear Station and provides ample areas for parking, camping and picnics. continue reading...