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TRAVEL ADVISORY

Baker Creek State Park is open from March 1 until Sept. 30, annually.

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HOURS

M-Su 6 am-6pm (extended to 9pm during Daylight Savings Time). The park is opened from March 1 - September 30 each year.

OFFICE

11am-noon, daily

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ADMISSION

$2 adults; $1.25 U.S. seniors; age 15 & younger free

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PETS

Pets are allowed in most outdoor areas provided they are kept under physical restraint or on a leash not longer than six feet. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife.

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BY THE NUMBERS

2 boat ramps into 71,000 acre Lake Thurmond

50 RV campsites

50 tent campsites

1 Pavilion perfect for family reunions and group gatherings

2 picnic shelters available first come, first serve

1 mile Wild Mint Nature Trail

10 mile hiking/biking trail

1305 acres in rural McCormick County

Baker Creek State Park

Midlands

Groups

  • Meetings and Retreats: Yes
  • Camping: Yes
  • Reunions: Yes
  • Open Air Facilities: The Pavilion is an ideal facility for family reunions and other group gatherings up to 160 people. This covered, open-air facility overlooks Strom Thurmond Lake and rents for $90-112/day. The facility is located near the day-use area and is convenient to the volleyball court, basketball goals and horseshoe pit.

  • Meeting Facilities Reservations: To make a reservation for the Pavilion, call toll-free 1-866-345-PARK (7275) or make it online by clicking Park Reservations. Reservations requested less than three (3) days in advance of check-in must be made directly through the park. For example: If today is Wednesday and you are making a reservation for the upcoming Friday, you must make the reservation by contacting the park directly.
  • Kitchen: Yes
  • Maximum Number Banquet Style: 160