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Dreher Island

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M-Su dawn to dusk


8am-5pm (extended to 8 pm during peak season)

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$2 adults; $1.25 SC seniors; age 15 & younger free

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Pets are not allowed in the villas or the villa 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. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife.

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Wifi Available

Dreher Island State Park


Unique Features

  • Significant Features: The park is located on and provides access to Lake Murray, a popular fishing and water recreation lake.

  • Wildlife: The park is home to a wide variety of animals observable in their natural environment. These include: white-tailed deer, grey squirrels, egrets, osprey, purple martins, Canadian geese and mallard ducks. Aquatic species found in Lake Murray include: hard/softshell turtles, striped bass, large/smallmouth bass, bream, crappie and catfish. Please note: there are no alligators in Lake Murray.

  • Wildflowers: Wild geraniums may be seen growing throughout the park.