Oconee State Park
624 State Park RD | Mountain Rest, SC 29664 | Phone: 864-638-5353 | Fax: 888-803-0844 | oconee@scprt.com
  • Children on the dock at Oconee State Park
  • Camping at Oconee State Park
  • CCC Cabin at Oconee State Park

  • By The Numbers
  • Unique Features
  • Top 5 List

Introduction


Oconee State Park
has all of the perks of a relaxing mountain getaway. The Oconee State Park campground, Rustic, CCC-era cabins and a lake with a swimming hole, canoe rentals and fishing opportunities are only a sample of the park’s offerings.

Several wooded nature trails wind through the foothills region and serve as the southern trailhead for the Foothills Trail, South Carolina’s 80-mile wilderness hike on the Blue Ridge Escarpment.

Oconee is the perfect place for a family getaway with nostalgic activities such as square dancing during the summer months, Fourth of July festivities and other holiday events.

Make plans to enjoy a weekend hiking the Foothills Trail, South Carolina fishing and boating or just hanging out at the Oconee State Park campground.

HOURS AND ADMISSION

  • Admission :
    Memorial Day Saturday through Labor Day: $5 adults; $3.25 SC seniors (age 65 & older); $3/ child age 6-15; Free for children 5 and younger. This admission fee includes access to our designated swimming area when it is open.

    Remainder of year: $2 age 16+; $1.25 SC Seniors; age 15 and younger free.

  • Days and Hours of Operation : Su-Th 7am-7pm; Fri-Sa 7am-9pm (extended to 7am-9pm daily during Daylight Savings Time)
  • Office Hours : M-Fri 9am-5pm; Sa-Su 11am-noon & 4pm-5pm

PETS

  • Pets : Pets are not allowed in the cabins or the cabin areas. Pets are allowed in most other outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet.