Baker Creek State Park
863 Baker Creek RD | McCormick, SC 29835 | Phone: 864-443-2457 | bakercreek@scprt.com

Things To Do

Biking at Baker Creek State Park

FISHING

  • Fishing Information : Enjoy fishing in Strom Thurmond Lake for several species of bass, crappie, catfish, bream and striper. A valid South Carolina fishing license is required.

BOATING

  • Boating and Boat Access : Two boat ramps provide private boat access to Strom Thurmond Lake.

OTHER AMENITIES AND ACTIVITIES

  • Picnic Area and Shelters : Two picnic shelters are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

  • Playground Equipment : Yes
  • Picnic Shelters : Yes
  • Swimming : Swimming is permitted in Lake Thurmond. No lifeguards are provided and park guests may swim at their own risk.

  • Geocaching : Geocaching is permitted. Several geocaches are located on the park. For more information visit the official geocaching website.

  • Biking : Yes

TRAILS

  • Hiking Trails : A 10-mile bike/hiking trail includes three interconnecting loops which wind along the lake and the quiet, park interior.

  • Walking/Nature Trails : The Wild Mint Nature Trail is a one-mile, self-guided nature trail.
  • Biking Trails : A 10-mile bike/hiking trail includes three interconnecting loops which wind along the lake and the quiet, park interior.