aiken COUNTY

 

Known as a part of Thoroughbred Country, Aiken County encompasses horse farms, polo fields, golf courses, gardens, and much more . The county seat of the same name features a quaint downtown district and a local museum that displays local history highlighting the city that was once a "winter colony" for the affluent. The county is bordered by the Edisto & Savannah Rivers so fishing, hiking, and boating options are prevalent.