WEBSITE Oconee State Park serves as both a destination itself and as a gateway for visitors to the Blue Ridge and Great Smoky mountains. Hikers will be challenged by the 85 mile long Foothills Trail.... Great scenery. Canoe, boat, and kayak rentals. Swimming area during summer only. $2 Admission, check site for hours. 15 Tent sites at $10-$14 nightly. Showers and laundry available.