Science & Nature

Learn about solar systems light-years away, and then explore the peaceful streams, rivers and woods right in our own backyard. Learn all about our wonderful world in a visit to Lake City.

In one dynamic small South Carolina town, you can spend one day spotting rare species of birds or kayaking our world-renowned waterways — and the next reaching for the stars. Lake City brings the fascinating world of science and nature home.

Ronald E. McNair Life History Center

This moving tribute to Dr. Ronald E. McNair, the Lake City-born astronaut who perished in the Challenger Space Shuttle explosion in 1986, is being developed into a space and technology center dedicated to helping students learn math and science.

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Wildlife and Ecotourism

Surrounding Lake City are some of the world’s most beautiful streams and rivers, populated by rare species of birds and animals.

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