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Looking for a local corn maze or hayride in Western South Carolina?  Scroll down this page and you will see the all of those in Western South Carolina, sorted by county. Some are huge corn mazes with hayrides, pumpkins, corn cannons, inflatables and others are simple corn mazes with little else.  Most also have loads of pumpkins to choose from.  To really make it fun for  your kids, look for those that have the extra activities, like a corn cannon, cow train, inflatables, farm animals, pumpkin patch or zip lines.  There is usually a small fee for the mazes (of course, the  more elaborate mazes tend to charge more. Hayrides are often free. A LWAYS call before you go to confirm whether they are open this year and any requirements, they don't always report changes to me, and many closed permanently due to the covid lockdowns!

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Corn mazes, sorted by county

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Abbeville County

Anderson County

  • Berry Acres - corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, corn cannon, tractor-pulled hay rides, Honey from hives on the farm, Fresh eggs, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic area, picnic area (bring your own food), jumping pillow, farm animals, birthday parties, school tours, group reservations
    232 Strawberry Road, Anderson, SC 29626. Phone: 864-224-5441. Email: Open: See our Facebook for current hours. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: Mid-April through May Blueberries, Blackberries, Raspberries, Peaches, and Nectarines: Late June through July Muscadines and Scuppernongs: Late August through October Fall Fest opens Last weekend in September through first weekend in November. Payment: Cash, Check, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx. Please call ahead for any pre-picked berry orders, picking conditions, and event details. (UPDATED: March 27, 2015)(UPDATED: August 27, 2013)
  • Denver Downs Farm - corn maze, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field where they grow, pumpkin patch- harvested and laid out on the ground or lawn, kiddie (mini) corn maze, pig races, cow train or barrel train rides, corn cannon, we also have pie pumpkins, Fall festival, gift shop, concessions or refreshment stand, porta-potties, jumping pillow, farm animals, weddings and wedding parties, school tours, events at your location (call for info)
    1515 Denver Road, Anderson , SC 29625. Phone: (864) 556-3394. Email: Open: September 23 to November 12; Thursday 1 pm to 5 pm, Friday 4 pm to 10 pm, Saturday 10 am to 10 pm, Sunday 10 am to 6 pm. Directions: From Interstate 85, take exit 19B towards Clemson. Maze is 1 mile on left. Turn Left onto Denver Road and entrance is on left. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, only. Denver Downs Farm is more than a Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch! We have live weekend entertainment, lots of friendly farm animals, and a few crackly bonfires to enjoy! There are more than 35+ fun-filled family activities for kids of all ages … and food to make your mouth water!.
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    (UPDATED: September 14, 2023)

Cherokee County

  • Autumn Farm and Vineyard - corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, haunted corn maze, we also have pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay rides, Bounce house, haunted house, haunted trail, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, Inflatables/bounce house, birthday parties, school tours
    2480 Pacolet Hwy, Gaffney, SC 29340. Phone: 864-491-2032. Alternate Phone: 864-425-6422. Email: Open: Month of October on Saturday and Sunday from 12pm to 7pm; and Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings from 8pm to 11pm, Thursday and Friday by appointment; We will be open on Halloween (October 31st). Directions: Interstate 85 to exit 90, turn toward Gaffney, got to Limestone Street (4th stop light) turn right got to Oneil Street (stop light), turn left, take the next right highway 150 (Pacolet Hwy), Six miles on the right, Look for the signs. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check. Autumn Farm and Vineyard is fun for the whole family. We have games with prizes. We have corn hole games and ring bouncers you can play for free. Groups over 10 get special rates and deals, (please call ahead). Don't miss out on our night time fun "Field of Scream" you can check us out at our website. (UPDATED: August 27, 2013) (UPDATED: August 08, 2012) (ADDED: September 27, 2011)

Chester County

  • Cotton Hills Farm - corn maze, pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, child-sized haybale maze, we also have pie pumpkins, tractor-pulled hay rides, porta-potties, restrooms, picnic area, birthday parties
    2575 Lowrys Hwy, Chester, SC 29706. Phone: 803-581-4545. Email: Open: to the public each Saturday in October with rides departing at 10:30, 1:30, and 3:30; Tours depart continuously on our "BIG" day the second Saturday in October; This day is Farm Fair and extra attractions and activities go on that day at no extra cost. Pumpkin updates: Click here for updates. Directions: Located on US 321 on the York and Chester County line. From Rock Hill, take Cherry Road south until it becomes US 322. Continue on US 322 until you reach McConnells. Turn left on US 321 going south and we are 5 miles on the right. From York or Gastonia, take US 321 going south. We are five miles below McConnells on the right. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, WIC Vouchers, SFMNP Vouchers. Cotton Hills Farm is a real farm growing fresh produce as well as traditional row crops such as cotton, wheat, and soybeans. We are a family owned and operated farm and if you come to the farm there is a good chance you will likely meet one of us. every Saturday in October, with no reservations or minimum number of participants required.
    Farm Tours generally last about an hour and half to two hours and include activities such as the opportunity to find your way through our 4 acre corn maze, visit our barnyard animals and see our turn-of-the-century barns, and take a full tour of the farm on a 40 minute wagon ride. These tours are great fun for families as well as groups of all sizes. Weekly Tours depart and return to The Market continuously from 10:00AM to 3:30PM every Saturday in October. (UPDATED: October 23, 2013, from their website)  (UPDATED: August 22, 2011)

Greenville County

  • May-Lan Tree Plantation - corn maze, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, tractor-pulled hay rides, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area, face painting, farm animals, school tours
    156 Cooley Bridge Road, Pelzer, SC 29669. Phone: 864-243-3092. Fax: 864-243-3065. Email: Open: Monday thru Friday Morning Hayride Visits by Appointment Only; Monday thru Friday 2:00 am to 6:00 Retail sales of pumpkins, etc; Saturdays 10:00 thru 6:00 with last hayride at 4:30, store open to 6:00 Sunday - Retail sales ONLY 12:00 thru 5:00. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: One-half mile off SC Highway 25 on Highway 247. Click here for a map and directions. Fall activities throughout the month of October; Christmas activities begin Thanksgiving at noon; Check our website's calender page for complete details.
    Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. (ADDED: February 19, 2010)

Greenwood County

Laurens County

  • Stewart Farms - corn maze, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, haunted corn maze, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, wagon rides, Honey from hives on the farm, gift shop, snacks and refreshment stand, picnic area, petting zoo, birthday parties, school tours
    6600 Highway 92, Enoree, SC 29335. Phone: 864-969-7270. Open: See our website for current hours. Directions: From Greenville - Take I385 to exit 16 highway 101 - Gray Court/Woodruff, turn left on 101 toward Woodruff, approximately 4 miles turn right on Bramlett Church Road, approximately 4 miles to stop sign, turn left on highway 92, farm 1/2 mile on right. >From Spartanburg - Take I26 to highway 221 exit (at the new Dorman High), turn right toward Woodruff, go through Woodruff and Enoree to Lanford, turn right on highway 92, farm 2 miles on left. >From Columbia - Take I26 to I385 toward Greenville, take highway 221 exit (at Wal-mart Distr. Center), turn right toward Woodruff, go through Ora to Lanford, turn left on highway 92, farm 2 miles on left. Click here for a map and directions. Strawberries: Mid April to the End of May Blackberries and Summer Produce: Mid June to End of July Pumpkins: Mid September to October 31st. Payment: Cash, Check, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Our pumpkin patch will be 20% bigger again this year, as we keep running out of pumpkins!! Our 7 acre maze is back in its original location with our new design to be revealed shortly. Our greenhouse will be full of beautiful fall plants and the largest selection of fall garden mums in the Upstate. As always, our peaceful wagon ride will be looping the farm with Farmer Greg at the controls.  (UPDATED: June 16, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: October 23, 2013, from their website) (UPDATED: May 01, 2010)

McCormick County

Oconee County

  • Little Cane Creek Farm - corn maze, pumpkin patch, hay rides, picnic sites, spider web maze, hay mountain, concession
    2480 N. Hwy 11 West Union SC 29696. Email Open: September 21st to November 2nd; Fridays: 6PM - 10PM, Saturdays: 10AM - 10PM, Sundays: 2PM - 7PM, Weekdays: For School Groups
    by appointment only. Directions: It is 1.8 North of West Union going toward Salem. (UPDATED: October 23, 2013, from their website)  (Suggested by a visitor; ADDED: September 06, 2012, JBS)
    A visitor writes on September 05, 2012:
    "Little Cane Creek Farm is a new Corn Maze and pumpkin patch in Oconee County. They have a 7 acre corn maze, pumpkin patch, hay rides, picnic sites, spider web maze, hay mountain, concessions on site. They offer group rates and special events. Like on Facebook Little-Cane-Creek-Farms.

Pickens County

Spartanburg County

  • Johnson Farms - corn maze, pumpkin patch, school tours, birthday parties, farm market
    6510 New Cut Road, Inman, SC 29349. Phone: 864-401-3280. Email: Open: from Saturday of Labor Day weekend (Sept. 3)  through October 31st; from 8 am to 6 pm on. Mondays to Saturdays and from 1 pm to 6 pm on Sundays; Night maze: 6 pm to 10 pm Saturday nights in October; last wagon leaves the farm store at 10 p.m.. Just a short drive from Greenville and Spartanburg, South Carolina, Johnson Farms in Inman features hayrides, a corn maze, a pumpkin patch, a playground, a gem mine and pedal cars. Spend the day with us! There is plenty of fun to be had on our farm, and lots of memories to be made. We also offer school field trips and birthday parties, as well as a country store concession with something for everyone. At Johnson Farms, come for apples, pumpkins or other fresh produce — or just come for fun! Spend the day with us; there are plenty of fun things to do for your entire family. Because we are a working farm however, please leave dogs at home. (ADDED: August 28, 2016, JBS)
  • Nivens Apple Farm  - UPDATE: August 28, 2016: A visitor tells me they are now permanently closed
    130 Orchard Drive, Moore, SC 29369.
  • Wompus Woods Haunted Trail - tractor-pulled hay rides,
    330 Parris Road, Cowpens, SC 29330. Phone: 864-680-4743. Email: Directions: Exit 83 off I-85, turn towards Cowpens Battlefield and follow the Signs. Click here for a map and directions. Open: call or see their website for current dates and hours; October to November 2nd (Too Good to END on Halloween!) Sunday through Thursday from dusk until 11pm; Friday and Saturday from dusk until 2am. Payment: Cash, only. Wompus Woods Haunted Trail has always been known for having one of the longest and scariest haunted walk trails in the southeast. Now, we are offering a Haunted Ride through the woods. Come check us out.  (UPDATED: October 23, 2013, from their website) (ADDED: October 07, 2008)

Union County

York County

  • Cherry Place Farm - Pumpkin Patch, Corn maze, Hayrides, Petting + Feeding the Animals, a Baby Pumpkin that can be Decorated, Barnyard Activities, and Free Popcorn, Precut Christmas trees, Seasonal Field Trips
    1922 Oakdale Rd. Rock Hill, SC 29730. Phone: (803) 207-5624. Open: on the weekends only in October, Saturdays 10am-6pm and Sundays 1-6pm; then starting the day after Thanksgiving 10:00 am - dark and Saturdays from 10:00am to dark, Sundays from 1 pm to dark. During the month of October we are open to the public on Saturdays and Sundays. The October festival is a self-guided tour of our farm that features the two-acre cornmaze and pumpkin patch. This is family friendly and geared towards children, but all ages will enjoy the activities.  We are not requiring reservations at this time. Please check social media for the most recent updates. Click here for a link to our Facebook page
    Payment: cash and credit cards. 2020 Admission is $8 per person (for everyone ages 2 and up). That includes the cornmaze, hayrides, feeding the animals, a baby pumpkin, and popcorn. Carving sized pumpkins are available for purchase at $8 a piece. ​Since all activities are outdoors, we will not be requiring masks, but we ask that you respect others and observe social distancing.  After Thanksgiving we reopen selling fresh Frasier Fir Christmas Trees and Wreaths. The trees are cut fresh in NC, brought to our farm, and displayed for you to pick out. We will trim, bale, and load your tree.  During the months of July + August we offer homegrown tomatoes at two roadside stands. Each stand is run off the honor system.  (ADDED: October 10, 2020, JBS)




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