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The Peachoid

Interstate 85 near the exit for S.C. Highway 11 the Cherokee Foothills Scenic Highway, Gaffney, SC
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I guess for a child it would be cool to stop and see. I could not see getting off the highway to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Denise H
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Peachoid water tank

Painted to look like a peach, unusual, realistic design water tank, easily accessible off I-85... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ran2berry
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Gaffney, South Carolina
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  • Average14%
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Interstate 85 near the exit for S.C. Highway 11 the Cherokee Foothills Scenic Highway, Gaffney, SC
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I guess for a child it would be cool to stop and see. I could not see getting off the highway to see. It is an awesome paint job. We were up close and personal because we ate ate the restaurant right in front of...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Painted to look like a peach, unusual, realistic design water tank, easily accessible off I-85 (Exit either 90 or 92 and travel north frontage road. . Beside Fatz Restaurant.

Thank ran2berry
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Peach is a SC landmark and is easily visible from I85. The Watertower sits next to a Fatz family restaurant. There is an adjoining field that is great for photos. It is currently being repainted to give it a more natural color. It is...More

Thank munzieb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've passed the Peachoid many times growing up when we would visit family in Gaffney. I got a kick out of seeing it featured on House of Cards a few years ago. This past weekend I was back in the area for the first time...More

Thank Meredith L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Yep it looks just like a sunburnt butt.. seen it hundreds of times and always funny to see it again.. it really is worth stopping and looking at it and getting a pic

1  Thank Scott W
Reviewed 3 May 2017

As a fan of House of Cards on Netflix, I knew of the Peachoid. Until a friend told me that it and Gaffney South Carolina were real, I have no idea I would actually get to see it in person. What can you say, it...More

Thank sueshop4
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This steel water tower won "steel tower of the year" in 1981. It's just off the highway, so easy to exit on your way through and take a picture.

Thank DonnaSPDX
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We just happened to pass this tower on our way home. What a nice landmark. Land of the peach. There must be orchards around but we didn't stop to check. Might want to if in the area.

Thank SINROSSCO
Reviewed 2 April 2017

if your new to the city and have never seen this you must visit here. its a lovely site the peach is the simboly of the town.

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My daughter and I always get a kick out of seeing the giant peach in Gaffney. However, it looks like a giant butt at most angles. It is quite humorous. Also, if you have kids that love the movie "James and the Giant Peach" they...More

Thank Katrie_Zoe
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