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53°

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HOURS

9am-dark, year round

OFFICE

11am-noon & 4pm-5pm

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ADMISSION

Free admission

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PETS

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

BY THE NUMBERS

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

200 men in 3 different CCC camps built what is now Poinsett State Park

25.6 miles of trails for mountain biking, hiking, and running

10 acres on Levi Mill Lake to fish, swim, or boat and recreate in at Poinsett State Park

50 campsites are available with 24 including power and 26 without power in a beautiful wooded setting

2016 the year Poinsett was placed on the National Historic Registry

5 Rustic CCC Cabins are available for rental that include everything inside but the food

1934 the year construction began at Poinsett State Park by the CCC

5 Stand Up Paddleboards, 8 Kayaks, 1 Jon Boat, 3 Canoes, 1 Pedal Boat available for rent

1000 acres of diverse landscape that offers a taste of the mountains all the way to the low country.

Poinsett State Park

Midlands

Camping

  • Camping Information: The campground provides 24 sites with individual water and electrical hookups and 26 tent sites with individual water. Some sites accommodate RVs up to 40 feet. The campground is convenient to restroom facilities with hot showers. All sites include water, picnic table and a fire ring.

    Customers requiring extended lengths of stay may call the park directly and speak to the park manager.

  • Camping Reservations: To make a camping reservation, call toll-free 1-866-345-PARK or make it online by clicking Park Reservation.

    Camping reservations must be made for a minimum of two nights.

    Reservations requested less than three (3) days in advance of check-in must be made directly through the park.

    For example:
    If today is Wednesday and you are making a reservation for the upcoming Friday, you must make the reservation by contacting the park directly.

  • Standard Sites with Elec. & Water: 24 sites

  • Designated Tent Sites: 26 sites

  • Dump Station: Yes
  • Primitive Group Area: The primitive group camping area is ideal for organized groups up to 200 people. The area includes central water and restrooms. Reservations are accepted. To make a primitive group camping reservation, contact the park directly.

  • Tent Camping: Yes
  • RV Camping: Yes
  • Pets: 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.