Calhoun Falls State Park sits along several pine-covered points extending out into sparsely-developed Lake Russell
. The Calhoun Falls campground
is one of the most coveted in the park system, with spacious RV and tent sites complete with forested, shoreline views of the lake.
Day-use activities include a short, easy nature trail, tennis court, seasonal swimming and fishing. The park also attracts various events year round, including fishing tournaments and the popular South Carolina Campground Cookoff.
HOURS AND ADMISSION
: $2 adults; $1.25 U.S. seniors; age 15 & younger free
Days and Hours of Operation
: 6am-6pm, daily (extended to 9pm during Daylight Saving Time)
: 9am-5pm, daily
: 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.