Oconee County is blessed with more than 90,000 acres of protected forests, primitive lakes surrounded by the Blue Ridge mountains, trails to 29 waterfalls, world class white water rafting and paddling on the infamous nationally designated Wild and Scenic Chattooga River, renown fishing, lake front State and County Parks with cabins, camping and RV sites, great bicycling through mountain back roads and, generally, just a great place to hang out, dip your feet in the cold mountain stream and relax in the great outdoors!