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Caesars Head

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TRAVEL ADVISORY

Due to damage from Hurricane Irma, the Hospital Rock Trail is closed.  The campsites on that trail are open.  The trail is closed above the campsites to the Falls Creek Falls Trail.  For more information, please contact the park directly.

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HOURS

9am-9pm, daily during daylight saving time. 9am-6pm, daily, the remainder of the year. Trails close one hour before dark, year round.

OFFICE

9am-5pm, daily, during daylight saving time. 10am-5pm M-Th and 9am-5pm F-Su, the remainder of the year.

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ADMISSION

Trail access cost: $2 adults; $1.25 SC 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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Wifi Available

BY THE NUMBERS

1 awesome overlook where you can see clear to Greenville on a beautiful day

1 Devils Kitchen - you've got to find out the story

60+ miles of challenging hiking trails

420 cascading waterfall - Raven Cliff Falls

5 other waterfalls accessible through the park

18 primitive, backcountry campsites

3208 feet above sea level

3 months a year thousands of hawks migrate right through the park! Sept. 1- Nov. 30

13K magnificent acres preserved and protected for you

Caesars Head State Park

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Camping

  • Camping Information: Camping is allowed only on designated campsites. Camping in other than designated areas may result in a fine.

    No drive-up campsites are available on the park. No water or electricity is provided at the campsites.

  • Camping Reservations: To make a backcountry camping reservation, call toll-free 1-866-345-PARK(7275) or make it online by clicking Park Reservation.

    Reservations requested less than one (1) day in advance of check-in must be made directly through the park. For example: If today is Friday and you are making a reservation checking in on today, Friday, you must make the reservation by contacting the park directly.

  • Trailside Camping: The Mountain Bridge Wilderness Area offers trailside backcountry camping at 18 primitive sites. Fourteen sites provide fire pits, while four allow no fires. Permits are required, and camping is allowed in designated areas only. Campers are asked to check-in at least two hours before dark in order to safely reach their campsites. Costs are $8-20/site/night.

    Campers are asked to follow internationally recognized "leave no trace" camping practices. For more information on leave no trace practices, visit the official leave no trace ethics website.

    Backcountry Group Camping: The Mountain Bridge Wilderness Area also offers one trailside backcountry primitive group campsite. Group sites can be reserved for 10 - 20 people.

    Reservations for group campsites must be made by calling the park directly. The costs are $4.40 - 5.50/person/night. Registration is required.

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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.