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April-Sept. 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Mid Sept.-Oct., M-Th 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., F-Su 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Nov.-March 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


11 a.m. - noon & 4 - 5 p.m., daily

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$5 adults; $3.25 SC seniors (age 65 & older); $3 children ages 6-15; ages 5 and under, free.

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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. Owners will be asked to remove noisy or dangerous pets or pets that threaten or harass wildlife.

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Wifi Available


1 of 16 SC State Parks built by the Civilian Conservation Corps

23 miles down the Edisto River from Colleton State Park. Paddle the trail from one park to the other

35 mile drive to downtown Charleston, SC. Givhans Ferry is the closest park with overnight facilities

4 comfy 2BR cabins on a bluff along the banks of the Edisto River that were built by the CCC

25 standard campsites for RV or tent camping 

1 CCC-built Riverfront Hall with a huge back porch overlooking the Edisto River, perfect for events

2 picnic shelters available for rent for family or other group outings

1.5 mile River Bluff Nature Trail

10 tent only campsites

988 acres of lowcountry splendor

Givhans Ferry State Park


Picnic Shelters

  • Picnic Shelter Information: Two picnic shelters are available for family or other group gatherings. Each shelter may be reserved for $25-38/day. If shelters are not reserved, guests may use on a first-come, first-served basis at no charge.

    Note: Admission is not included in shelter price. Rates listed do not include applicable tax and nonrefundable reservation costs.

  • Shelter Reservations: To make a picnic shelter reservation, call toll-free 1-866-345-PARK(7275) or make it online by clicking on the Make a Reservation button located just underneath the photo at the top of this page.

  • Picnic Tables: Picnic areas with tables are available on a first-come, first-serve basis at the park.