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TRAVEL ADVISORY

The Beech Tree Trail is currently closed due to damage from a recent tornado.  Please contact the park for more info.

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HOURS

Standard Time Hours : 7am- 6pm, daily; extended to 8pm on Fri; Daylight Savings Time Hours: 7am -9pm, daily

OFFICE

11am -noon & 4-5pm, daily

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ADMISSION

$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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BY THE NUMBERS

1 park with a rich history - the land was once several homesteads and later a WWII Army training camp

165 acre Lake Craig for fishing and paddling

50 campsites for RV or tent camping - 25 of which offer 20/30/50 amp service

3 picnic shelters for your next group outing or picnic

1 show ring for equestrian events

20+ miles of equestrian trails - bring your own horse and ride the trails all day

20+ miles of biking trails

2.5 miles of hiking only trails

7054 acres of parkland - one of the largest in the SC State Park Service

5 miles from downtown Spartanburg, SC

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Unique Features

  • Significant Features: The park is best known for the Army infantry training camp that was once located there and housed 250,000 soldiers. The training camp shut down in 1947 and in 1949 the property opened as a state park.

    Other significant features of the park include Lake Craig and Fairforest Creek. There are also ruins of homesteads located off of various trails throughout the park.

  • Wildlife: Typical wildlife you can see on the park are white-tailed deer, raccoons, fox, coyote, waterfowl and various birds of prey.