We make selling timber a positive
and profitable experience.

Buyer of Timber and Pulpwood in the Upstate of South Carolina


Cross Creek Timber is a full service timber procurement company that purchases standing timber and pulpwood throughout the upstate of South Carolina.

We provide landowners selling timber with the knowledge and background information needed to make educated decisions with respect to their timber.

We take a very “hands on” approach throughout the timber harvesting process—from planning to implementation and reforestation, we’re there every step of the way.

Professional, licensed foresters

Environmentally sound forest practices

Professional timber management

Trained harvesting contractors

Leader in marketing forest products

Fully insured

Personal concern for your property

Professional attitude and pride in our work


Since 2009, clients of Cross Creek Timber have been receiving quality, professional workmanship and personal concern for the future value of their land. The professionals of Cross Creek Timber take great pride in the level of service and support they provide through every step of the timber sales process.

Steven D. Smith, Founder and President

Steven graduated from Clemson University with a degree in Forest Resource Management in 1993 and became a licensed forester in the state of South Carolina in 1995 (SC Lic. #1444).

Steven’s extensive knowledge and experience in the timber industry gives landowners access to the best possible markets for their timber products. Steven is also a licensed real estate professional with Cross Creek Realty, LLC assisting both buyers and sellers in real estate transactions.

Alan Brockington, Operations Manager

Alan Brockington, Realtor®, is a Clemson University graduate, holding a BS in Forest Resource Management. He is TOP trained by the South Carolina Forestry Commission and is active in the South Carolina Timber Producers Association. Alan is also a licensed real estate professional with Cross Creek Realty, LLC.

Our Crews and Contractors

The timber crews and logging contractors used by Cross Creek Timber are professionally trained and TOP (Timber Operations Professional) certified by the South Carolina Foresty Commission. To be TOP certified, loggers and foresters are required to participate in yearly continuing education courses.

They are also covered by both workers compensation and general liability insurance, which protects you, the landowner, if an accident happens.