SC State Parks

  • Baker Creek State Park is open from March 1 until September 30, annually. Operated seasonally, Baker Creek caters to those looking for fun on Lake Thurmond, a wild ride on South Carolina mountain bike trails or a quick camping trip. If......

  • Calhoun Falls State Park sits along several pine-covered points extending out into sparsely-developed Lake Russell. The Calhoun Falls campground is one of the most coveted in the park system, with spacious RV and tent sites complete with forested, shoreline views......

  • Hamilton Branch State Park, located in Plum Branch, SC, occupies a peninsula on the 70,000-acre Lake Thurmond. Thanks to activities such as fishing, boating and lakefront camping, the park is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts looking to spend time on the......

  • Hickory Knob State Resort Park in McCormick, SC sits along the rolling, wooded shoreline of the 71,000-acre Strom Thurmond Reservoir. It is a full-service, lakeside South Carolina golf resort and remote state park all rolled into one. Tucked away in......

  • Lake Greenwood State Park in Ninety Six, SC, is known locally for excellent South Carolina bass fishing, boating, and offers shoreline campsites and nature trails. The camping area provides easy access to the shoreline of Lake Greenwood. 125 paved sites......

  • Musgrove Mill’s peaceful setting in the Piedmont woods is a sharp contrast to the bloody Battle of Musgrove Mill that took place there on Aug.19, 1780. The Revolutionary War historic sites at Musgrove Mill interpret and protect the location of......