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Congaree National Monument - Hopkins, South Carolina19.5
miles
19 votes, average: 3.16 out of 519 votes, average: 3.16 out of 519 votes, average: 3.16 out of 519 votes, average: 3.16 out of 519 votes, average: 3.16 out of 5
Congaree National Monument allows boondock camping in the main visitor's parking lot. More later. Currently testing to see is it all works.
Palmetto Trail - Alston - Peak, South Carolina23.3
miles
5 votes, average: 4.20 out of 55 votes, average: 4.20 out of 55 votes, average: 4.20 out of 55 votes, average: 4.20 out of 55 votes, average: 4.20 out of 5 FishingHiking TrailsHorse TrailsWildlife ViewingBoat RampFire RingPicnic TablesNear Water
A free primitive camping site at the trail head of the Peak to Prosperity Passage on the Palmetto Trail. There are few amenities here. Also about twice a night, a …
BobCat Boat Landing - Bamberg, South Carolina45.9
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 BoatingNear Water
From the boondockinglocations group: On the Edisto River, a big, level blacktop site with boat access to river. Right on Main Hwy 301, three miles north of Bamberg SC in Bamberg …
Brick House - Whitmire, South Carolina49.5
miles
14 votes, average: 2.50 out of 514 votes, average: 2.50 out of 514 votes, average: 2.50 out of 514 votes, average: 2.50 out of 514 votes, average: 2.50 out of 5 ATV TrailsHiking TrailsHorse TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingFire RingPicnic TablesRestrooms
Francis Marion and Sumter National Forests We stayed here after leaving Columbia. Used mainly as a hunting camp during hunting season. Highlights: This year-round camping facility on the Enoree Ranger District provides an …
Lick Fork Lake Recreation Area Campground - Edgefield, South Carolina60.6
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 Bike TrailsBoatingFishingHiking TrailsSwimmingWildlife ViewingBoat RampDrinking WaterFire RingPicnic TablesRestroomsTrash CansShowersNear Water
Nine campsites on the edge of 12-acre Lick Fork Lake. Picnic tables, lantern posts, paved parking, showers, information board, picnic shelters, garbage cans available. $3 day use fee per vehicle $7 per …
Sand Hills State Forest Sugarloaf Mountain Camping Area - Patrick, South Carolina65.7
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 FishingHiking TrailsHorse TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingFire RingHorse CorralPicnic TablesTrash CansNear Water
Sugar Loaf Mountain, a traditional gathering place for over a century, is maintained on Sand Hills state Forest as a family recreational area. $10/night Family Campsites without shelters (3 and 4) $15/night …
Fell Camp - Bradley, South Carolina72
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 Bike TrailsHiking TrailsHorse TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingDrinking WaterRestroomsTrash Cans
Located in the northern part of the Long Cane Ranger District, Fell Camp is primarily used by hunters and equestrians. In addition to 66 campsites situated on 15 acres, it …
Midway Seasonal Camp - Abbeville, South Carolina72.1
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 HuntingWildlife ViewingDrinking WaterRestroomsTrash Cans
Primitive camping in one of the most desirable hunting areas in the upstate. The surrounding forest sustains abundant populations of deer, turkey and quail. Several check stations and supply stores are …
Parson’s Mountain Lake Campground - Abbeville, South Carolina75.9
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 ATV TrailsBoatingFishingHiking TrailsHuntingSwimmingWildlife ViewingBBQ GrillBoat RampDrinking WaterFire RingPicnic TablesRestroomsTrash CansShowersNear Water
A Sumter National Forest campground located on the shores of 28-acre, man-made Parson's Mountain Lake in the northern portion of the Long Cane Ranger District. Each of the 23 campsites …
Morrow Bridge Seasonal Camp - McCormick, South Carolina79.2
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 HuntingWildlife ViewingDrinking WaterRestroomsTrash Cans
Primitive camping facilities in a setting ideal for hunting. The surrounding forest sustains abundant populations of deer, turkey and quail, placing it among the most desirable hunting areas in the …
Marsh Wildlife Management Area - Gresham, South Carolina91.9
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 BoatingFishingHiking TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingNear Water
Primitive camping is available at the designated camping area only located adjacent to the informational kiosk. Bring your own drinking water No trash receptacles …
Woodbury WMA - Gresham, South Carolina98.1
miles
15 votes, average: 3.00 out of 515 votes, average: 3.00 out of 515 votes, average: 3.00 out of 515 votes, average: 3.00 out of 515 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5 BoatingFishingHiking TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingBoat RampNear Water
Primitive camping is available at boat ramps located within the property's boundaries. These include Sampson Landing, Sanders Landing and Parker Landing located on the tributaries of the Little Pee Dee …
Halfway Creek Trail Camp - Huger, South Carolina101
miles
2 votes, average: 3.00 out of 52 votes, average: 3.00 out of 52 votes, average: 3.00 out of 52 votes, average: 3.00 out of 52 votes, average: 3.00 out of 5 Bike TrailsHiking TrailsWildlife Viewing
A primitive campground near the Palmetto Trail in the Francis Marion National Forest. Drinking water is provided via a hand pump. Ideal place to pop a tent while thru hiking. …
Honey Hill Campground - McClellanville, South Carolina102.2
miles
65 votes, average: 2.74 out of 565 votes, average: 2.74 out of 565 votes, average: 2.74 out of 565 votes, average: 2.74 out of 565 votes, average: 2.74 out of 5 Hiking TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingDrinking WaterPicnic TablesRestrooms
This primitive camping facility is located between McClellanville and Honey Hill. A short camp loop swings through an upland pine/oak forest and encircles a fire lookout tower. The fire lookout …
Elmwood Recreation Area - McClellanville, South Carolina105.7
miles
24 votes, average: 2.92 out of 524 votes, average: 2.92 out of 524 votes, average: 2.92 out of 524 votes, average: 2.92 out of 524 votes, average: 2.92 out of 5 Hiking TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingDrinking WaterRestrooms
This recreation area is located in the northeastern portion of the Francis Marion National Forest. It’s a popular camp during deer and turkey hunts on the Waterhorn Hunt Unit. The …
Art Lilley Campground - Troy, North Carolina111.3
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 ATV TrailsWildlife ViewingRestrooms
Dispersed primitive camping for tents among the Badin Lake OHV Trails Complex in the Uwharrie National Forest. RV's and campers are also allowed in the area. No designated sites. There …
Santee Coastal Reserve Wildlife Management Area - McClellanville, South Carolina112.3
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 Bike TrailsHiking TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingNear Water
Area closed to visitors during scheduled hunts. A permit is required for all camping. Primitive camping is available on Cedar and Murphy Islands beaches year round which requires no …
Arrowhead Campground - New London, North Carolina113.4
miles
7 votes, average: 3.43 out of 57 votes, average: 3.43 out of 57 votes, average: 3.43 out of 57 votes, average: 3.43 out of 57 votes, average: 3.43 out of 5 ATV TrailsBoatingFishingHiking TrailsHuntingSwimmingWater SkiingWildlife ViewingBBQ GrillBoat RampDrinking WaterDump StationFire RingPicnic TablesRestroomsTrash CansShowersNear Water
Arrowhead Campground has 45 sites for Tent/RV camping. Sites #46-#49 are for tents only. Each campsite has a table, grill, lamppost and tent pad. Rates are as follows: Non-electric single sites (#1-#11) …
Badin Lake Campground - New London, North Carolina114.3
miles
8 votes, average: 3.25 out of 58 votes, average: 3.25 out of 58 votes, average: 3.25 out of 58 votes, average: 3.25 out of 58 votes, average: 3.25 out of 5 ATV TrailsFishingHiking TrailsHuntingWildlife ViewingBBQ GrillDrinking WaterFire RingPicnic TablesRestroomsTrash CansShowersNear Water
Primitive lakeshore camping for $12/night ($6 with ATB). The campground has 34 non-electric sites for tent and trailer camping. Some sites are located on the lakeshore. Each site has a …
Badin Horse Camp - Troy, North Carolina114.5
miles
0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 Horse TrailsWildlife Viewing
This is a primitive camping area where people camp in self contained RV/Horse Trailers. It is located in an open field with tie outs for the horses. No amenities available. …

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