The City of Rion, SC
Rion is a small town in the state of South Carolina. The largest nearby city to Rion is Columbia, approximately 15 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Rion, including Wendy's, Captains Galley, Boone's Barn, Subway Sandwiches & Salad and Byrd's Diner. For a larger selection of Rion restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Rion Golf Courses, Zoos, Museums and/or Arenas, including the Linrick Golf Course, Northwoods Golf Course, River Side Golf Center, Robert Mills House and Riverbanks Zoo. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Rion please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Rion:
- Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE)
Rion, South Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Rion experiences an average high temperature of 74 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 49 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.44 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Rion with daytime temperatures averaging 87 degrees in the summer, and 55 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Rion to receive an average of 3.99 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.97 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 106 degrees in the summer and as low as -1 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Rion should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 74 degrees, and nighttime lows of 49.
Rion, South Carolina Attractions
1Carolina Coliseum - University of South Carolina - Columbia,
The Carolina Coliseum is a 12,401 seat multi-purpose arena in Columbia, South Carolina. It was the home of the University of South Carolina men's and women's basketball teams and Columbia's main events venue until 2002, when the Colonial Center, now Colonial Life Arena, opened. It was home to the Columbia Inferno of the ECHL until poor ticket sales caused the Inferno to leave the Coliseum.
2Colonial Life Arena - University of South Carolina - Columbia,
The Colonial Life Arena is a multi-purpose arena in Columbia, South Carolina, primarily home to the University of South Carolina men's and women's basketball teams. Opened as a replacement for the Carolina Coliseum with the name Carolina Center in 2002, the 18,000 seat arena is also host to various events like conferences, concerts, and graduation ceremonies throughout the year. It is the largest arena in the state of South Carolina and the tenth largest college arena.
3Columbia Museum of Art - Columbia,
The Columbia Museum of Art in Columbia, South Carolina has a collection of European and American fine and decorative art that spans several centuries. The museum building was transformed from an urban department store into a light-filled space with 25 galleries.
4Congaree National Park - Chesnee,
Congaree National Park preserves the largest tract of old growth bottomland hardwood forest left in the US. Located in South Carolina, the 22,000 acre national park received that designation in 2003 as the culmination of a grassroots campaign which had started in 1969. The lush trees growing in this floodplain forest are some of the tallest in the Eastern U.S., forming one of the highest natural canopies remaining in the world.
5EdVenture - Columbia,
EdVenture is the largest children's museum in the Southeast, located in Columbia, South Carolina. EdVenture opened to the public in 2003. It has 8 galleries covering 67,000 square feet, plus hands-on exhibits, 2 resource centers, and a 200-seat theater. 40,000 square feet of the total 67,000 square feet is devoted to exhibit galleries, laboratories and visitor amenities. An additional 7,000 square feet of outdoor gallery space is located just outside the museum's front door.
6Hampton-Preston House - Columbia,
The Hampton-Preston House located at 1615 Blanding Street in Columbia, South Carolina, is an historic mansion that was the home of members of the prominent Hampton family. It was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on July 29, 1969.
7Hickory Ridge Golf Club - Columbia,
The Hickory Ridge Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Richland County South Carolina. Built in 1930, this Columbia course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 803-776-9900. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1300 Bitternut Rd, Columbia, SC 29209
8Indian Trail Golf Course - , Batesburg-Leesville,
The Indian Trail Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Lexington County South Carolina. Built in 1993, this Batesburg-Leesville course designed by Rudy Raborn is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 803-532-9010. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1304 Willis St, Batesburg-Leesville, SC 29006
9Linrick Golf Course - Columbia,
The Linrick Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Richland County South Carolina. This course is located in the city of Columbia, . Tee times are accepted up to 4 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 803-754-6331.
Address: 356 Campground Rd, Columbia, SC 29203
10Northwoods Golf Course - Columbia,
The Northwoods Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Richland County South Carolina. Built in 1990, this Columbia course designed by Pete Dye is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 803-786-9242. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 201 Powell Rd, Columbia, SC 29203
Rion, South Carolina Hotels
2Ramada Limited Ridgeway South Carolina
6173 State Highway 34 E
Ridgeway, SC 29130-7764
4Holiday Inn Express & Suites- Blythewood South Carolina
120 Creech Road
Blythewood, SC 29016
10Towneplace Suites By Marriott Columbia Northwest/harbison
350 Columbiana Drive
Columbia, SC 29212-2252
Rion, South Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Rion Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Seafood, Chinese Restaurants, Delicatessens Retail, Sandwich Shops and Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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