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Mar.1-Nov. 30, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., daily. Seasonal hours of operation Dec. 1 - Feb. 28, closed Mon.-Thur. Open F-Su, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Historic structures are open from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Sa-Su with guided tours available.


11 a.m. - noon, daily

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Free admission

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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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1 stone blockhouse that was once used as an outpost for the SC State Militia

1 historic home, known as the William Richards House

1 fishing pond with bluegill and largemouth bass for catching

1.5 mile nature trail through wildflowers and upcountry wilderness

1 awesome waterfall, Station Cove Falls, at the end of the Nature Trail

4 mile long Oconee Connector Trail that joins Oconee Station with Oconee State Park

210 awesome acres located in Oconee County

Oconee Station State Historic Site


Area Info

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

  • Driving Directions:
    From I-85 Northbound: Take exit 1 at the GA/SC state line onto Hwy 11. Drive for 26 mi, turn left onto Oconee Station Rd. Drive for 2 mi. and look for park entrance.

    From I-85 Southbound: Take exit 19B onto Hwy 28 toward Clemson. Drive 26 mi .Take the SC ramp toward Tamassee/Salem. Merge onto SC 11 and drive 6 mi. Turn left onto Oconee Station R.. Drive for 2 mi and look for park entrance.
  • Mountain Location: Yes
  • Counties: Oconee
  • Acreage: 210
  • Miles to Nearest Hospital: 14
  • Miles to Nearest Town: 10
  • Greenville, SC: 50
  • Charlotte, NC: 128
  • Charleston, SC: 260
  • Florence, SC: 238
  • Raleigh, NC: 268
  • Augusta, GA: 134
  • Columbia, SC: 157
  • Atlanta, GA: 132