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Daylight until dark, daily.


11 a.m. - noon, daily

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$5/adult; $3.25/S.C. senior; $3/children 6-15, children under 6 free.

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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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1000s of rocky shoals spider lilies that bloom from mid-May to mid-June in the Catawba River

1.5 mile Canal Trail where visitors can view the historic canal remains and rocky shoals spider lilies

1 picnic shelter near the Catawba River that is available for picnics and group gatherings

1 rustic, 1790 log cabin- home to the park store where you can buy unique Landsford Canal items

448 acres for you to explore filled with nature and history

6 months of eagle nesting season with the chance to see a bald eagle near their nest December- May

Landsford Canal State Park


Area Info

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

  • Driving Directions:
    I-77 Southbound: Take exit 77 to Highway 5 & 21. Turn left (south), travel 16 mi. to the Landsford Canal State Park sign and turn left. The park entrance is on the left.

    I-77 Northbound: Take exit 65 to Highway 9. Turn rt. and travel 2 mi. to Hwy 223. Turn left on Hwy. 223 and travel 9 mi. to Hwy. 21. At Hwy. 21 turn left and travel 2 mi. to the State Park sign. Turn right and the park entrance will be on the left.
  • River Location: Yes
  • Counties: Chester & Lancaster
  • Acreage: 448
  • Miles to Nearest Hospital: 15
  • Miles to Nearest Town: 8
  • Miles to Nearest Grocery Store: 12
  • Charleston, SC: 165
  • Columbia, SC: 55
  • Florence, SC: 81
  • Greenville, SC: 98
  • Charlotte, NC: 40
  • Raleigh, NC: 175
  • Atlanta, GA: 250
  • Augusta, GA: 124