Dreher Island State Park
3677 State Park RD | Prosperity, SC 29127 | Phone: 803-364-4152 | Fax: 803-364-0756 | dreherisland@scprt.com

Unique Features


  • Significant Features : The park is located on and provides access to Lake Murray, a popular fishing and water recreation lake.

  • Wildlife : The park is home to a wide variety of animals observable in their natural environment. These include: white-tailed deer, grey squirrels, egrets, osprey, purple martins, Canadian geese and mallard ducks. Aquatic species found in Lake Murray include: hard/softshell turtles, striped bass, large/smallmouth bass, bream, crappie and catfish. Please note: there are no alligators in Lake Murray.

  • Wildflowers : Wild geraniums may be seen growing throughout the park.