Stunning forested mountains and towering waterfalls, blackwater rivers and scenic inland lakes, white sand beaches and ancient island
shores, treasured American historic sites and priceless cultural treasures.
With more than 80,000 acres of protected lands from the Blue Ridge Mountains to the sand dunes of the Atlantic, South Carolina State
Parks protect some of the most inviting natural, cultural and recreational destinations in the US.
At scenic State Parks, you’ll find the best boating, mountain biking, horseback riding, fishing, kayaking, canoeing and hiking in South
Carolina. One of the original 13 Colonies, South Carolina’s significant contributions to American history are brought to life in historic
parks throughout the state. A popular family, sporting and group vacation destination, South Carolina State Parks feature cabins and
villas, campgrounds, picnic areas, meeting rooms and even equestrian stables.