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Tube, kayak or paddleboard the Edisto River!  Givhans Ferry State Park has partnered with Edisto River Adventures to offer equipment rentals and shuttle service.  Pick your adventure:

Join us for the Edisto Blackwater Boogie music event at Givhans Ferry, Oct. 11-13!  Learn more.

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9 a.m. - 6 p.m., daily (extended during Daylight Savings Time)


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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Givhans Ferry State Park is located along the Edisto River approximately 20 miles from Summerville, S.C., and 35 miles from historic Charleston, S.C.

Givhans Ferry State Park is always looking for volunteers to work in the Park Host Program. 

Duties include:

  • Performing grounds/facility maintenance
  • Assisting with park administration
  • Housekeeping and cleaning of park facilities
  • Serving as operations clerk

If you are interested in applying for this position, please download and complete the volunteer application and mail it into the park or scan and email it to our office.

Givhans Ferry State Park

746 Givhans Ferry RD

Ridgeville, SC 29472 

If you have any additional questions, please call 843-873-0692.