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LAKE JOCASSEE

Lake Jocassee is a 9,000-acre, 385-foot deep reservoir located in northwest South Carolina. It was created by Duke Power in 1973 for the purpose of generating hydroelectric power. The lake is commonly known for the clean and cold Appalachian mountain rivers that feed the lake, keeping its waters cool and water vis...



 

 

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JOCASSEE GORGES

The Jocassee Gorges was recently named one of "50 of the World’s Last Great Places—Destinations of a Lifetime" in a special edition of National Geographic magazine. “National Geographic's special recognition of Jocassee Gorges is quite an honor,” said Mark Hall, Jocassee Gor...



 

 

 

 
RESEARCH ON LAKE JOCASSE 
 LOON CONSERVATION 2019! 

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This Week on Lake Jocassee

This Week: December 3, 2018

WELCOME TO WINTER, EVERYONE!   According to meteorologists, winter begins on Dec. 1, and I whole heartedly concur. ...

This Week: November 26, 2018

HOOTS, RATTLES AND WAILS  It was certainly a loon’s kind of morning this fine Saturday, ...

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Blue Water - Blue Wall: December 3, 2018

GRATITUDE   Moist air hangs over the Blue Wall like a rumpled gray blanket, ...

Blue Water - Blue Wall: November 26, 2018

GRATITUDE We set out for our first ever Thanksgiving Day Full Moon Rising Tour ...

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Phone: 864-280-5501

We depart from the main boat dock at Devils Fork State Park, Salem SC, 28676