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54°

Clear Sky

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TRAVEL ADVISORY

Attention campers:  Contractors are in the process of paving the road in the Cypress View Campground.  This project could take up to 30 days.  Camping will still be available, but please understand there may be noise and roads could be blocked for short periods of time.  We do apologize for the inconvenience.  For more information, please contact the park directly.

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HOURS

6 a.m. - 10 p.m., daily, year-round

OFFICE

8 a.m. - 5 p.m., daily (Hours may extend during peak season)

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ADMISSION

$2 adults; $1.25 SC seniors; age 15 & younger free.

All guests not staying overnight are required to pay admission. Visitors may pay admission at the park office, park store or any one of the three green iron ranger boxes located throughout the park.

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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

2 campgrounds

1 Village Round that accommodates up to 75 people,  perfect for family reunions, meetings and more

158 standard campsites for RV or tent camping, 48 of which have 50 amp service

2 boat ramps that provide access to 110,000-acre Lake Marion, the largest lake in South Carolina

1 awesome park store with a wi-fi lounge so you can be online and experience nature all at once

10+ miles of trails for hiking and biking

6 picnic shelters available for picnics and group gatherings

30 modern cabins- 10 located on a pier over Lake Marion and 20 on the lakeshore

2500 acres in the heart of Santee Cooper Country

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Midlands

**Our Ultimate Outsider stamp is located just outside the Visitor Center to the left of the door.


Located in South Carolina’s well-known Santee Cooper Country, Santee State Park sits along Lake Marion. South Carolina locals know the lake for its abundant population of large catfish. Santee State Park camping is offered on the lake, but for guests who prefer to spend the night indoors, rondette cabins, 10 of which sit on piers over the lake, are available and have been attracting families for years.

Other amenities and activities found in the park include the Village Round, a community meeting building with a large, screened-in grilling facility, biking and hiking trails and pontoon boat tours of the flooded cypress forest on Lake Marion. South Carolina natives and out-of-towners alike can find something fun to do in Santee State Park-camping, fishing, boating and a whole lot more. Start planning your trip now!

Find more great opportunities to catch South Carolina catfish at Colleton State Park and find more state park cabin rental locations.