Free, summer-long scavenger hunt in parks across Greenville County

FAQ’s

What is Park Hop?
Park Hop is a free, summer-long scavenger hunt in parks across Greenville County. This scavenger hunt encourages children and families to discover featured parks while searching for answers to clues within each park. Participants earn prizes–like a LiveWell Greenville swag bag, water park passes, Greenville Swamp Rabbit Hockey tickets, and a Park Hop t-shirt–just by visiting parks!

How can I sign-up to participate in Park Hop?
Register here. There are two ways to participate in Park Hop: the mobile application or a printable paper passport. Click on Scavenger Hunt on this page to learn more.

How do I submit my clues?
If you use the mobile application, your clues will automatically be submitted. If you use the printable passport, you will need to fill out an online form with your answers at the end of Park Hop or mail your passport to our office at 225 S Pleasantburg Dr Suite A7, Greenville, SC 29607. The online form with your answers or passports must be submitted by July 31st at midnight.

When is Park Hop?
Park Hop 2019 begins on May 19th. The clues will appear on the mobile app and you can download the printable passport. You can visit the parks and answer the clues until July 31st at midnight.

What is the Park Hop Celebration?
We celebrate our Park Hoppers each year with a Celebration, where we give away the earned prizes. This year’s celebration will be at the Get Out Greenville event on October 5, 2019.
What kind of prizes can I earn?
Every child who visits at least 5 parks will receive a Park Hop drawstring swag-bag.
Every child who visits at least 10 parks will receive a Park Hop t-shirt.
Every child who visits all 15 parks will receive the Park Hop swag-bag, t-shirt, and one flex ticket to a Swamp Rabbits hockey game for the 2019-2020 season.

What kind of prizes can I earn?
Every child who visits at least 5 parks will receive a LiveWell drawstring swag-bag.
Every child who visits at least 10 parks will receive a Park Hop t-shirt.
Every child who visits all 14 parks will be eligible to receive one of several grand prizes, and will receive special recognition at the Closing Celebration.

How do I get my prizes?
Earned prizes are given away at the Park Hop Celebration. If you cannot be present for the Celebration on August 10 but earned prizes based on visiting 5, 10, or 14 parks, we will set up two prize pick-up days at a local community center in August. This information will be posted on our website after the Celebration. Park Hoppers who visited 14 or more parks must be present at the closing event to win a grand prize drawing.

Who is eligible to win prizes?
Children under the age of 18 are eligible to win prizes.

I need reminders. Do you have a newsletter?
Yes! Sign up to stay up-to-date here.

I need a little more help. Who can I contact?
Please complete the contact form here and give us up to 48 hours to respond to your questions. We hope you enjoy your Park Hop adventure!