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Lake Wateree

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HOURS

Jan. 1 through Mar. 12 - 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., daily
Mar. 13 through May 25 - 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., daily
May 26 through Sept. 4 - 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., Su-Th and 7 a.m. to 9 p.m., F-Sa.
Sept. 5 through Oct. 31 - 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., daily
Nov. 1 through Dec. 31 - 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., daily

OFFICE

Jan. 1 through Mar. 12 - 11 a.m. to noon and 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., M-Tu. and 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., W-Su.
Mar. 13 through May 25 - 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., daily
May 26 through Sept. 4 - 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., daily
Sept. 5 through Oct. 31 - 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., daily
Nov. 1 through Dec. 31 - 11 a.m. to noon and 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., M-Tu. and 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., W-Su.

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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

13800 acres of Lake Wateree accessible through the park

1 boat ramp with 2 lanes and in-water refueling

72 paved campsites for RVs or tents -- 15 of which are waterfront

1 state-of-the-art playground for children to enjoy

2.3 mile Desportes Island loop trail for hiking

238 acres along the shores of Lake Wateree

Lake Wateree State Park

Midlands

Area Info

For more information on things to see and do in the area:

  • Driving Directions:
    From I-77: Take exit 41, follow secondary 41 N. to stop sign at Hwy 21. Turn left and go approximately 2-3 mi. to the first paved road on the rt. Turn rt. on Rd. 101 (River Rd.) The park is 5.5 mi. on the left.
  • Lake Location: Yes
  • Counties: Fairfield
  • Acreage: 238
  • Miles to Nearest Hospital: 16
  • Water Front Location: Yes
  • Miles to Nearest Town: 10
  • Miles to Nearest Grocery Store: 13
  • Charlotte, NC: 75
  • Raleigh, NC: 75
  • Charleston, SC: 140
  • Florence, SC: 85
  • Augusta, GA: 115
  • Columbia, SC: 35
  • Greenville, SC: 115
  • Atlanta, GA: 235