Oconee State Park
624 State Park RD | Mountain Rest, SC 29664 | Phone: 864-638-5353 | Fax: 888-803-0844 | oconee@scprt.com
  • Children on the dock at Oconee State Park
  • Camping at Oconee State Park
  • CCC Cabin at Oconee State Park
Planning on camping, reserving a cabin or attending on of our popular programs in 2016 or 2017.  Click here so you will know which dates these programs fall on in the upcoming years!

ATTENTION CAMPERS!  The second restroom in the lake loop is currently closed, due to renovations.  We are sorry for any inconvenience, but please stick your head in the restroom and get a glimpse of a Point of Pride Project. We are working hard towards having this facility up and running by Memorial Day weekend.  Please contact the park should you have any further questions.

Our Ultimate Outsider stamp can be found inside the office during operating hours and also on the front porch of the office just by the office door.

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Introduction


Oconee State Park
has all of the perks of a relaxing mountain getaway. The Oconee State Park campground, Rustic, CCC-era cabins and a lake with a swimming hole, canoe rentals and fishing opportunities are only a sample of the park’s offerings.

Several wooded nature trails wind through the foothills region and serve as the southern trailhead for the Foothills Trail, South Carolina’s 80-mile wilderness hike on the Blue Ridge Escarpment.

Oconee is the perfect place for a family getaway with nostalgic activities such as square dancing during the summer months, Fourth of July festivities and other holiday events.

Make plans to enjoy a weekend hiking the Foothills Trail, South Carolina fishing and boating or just hanging out at the Oconee State Park campground.

HOURS AND ADMISSION

  • Admission :
    Memorial Day Saturday through Labor Day: $5 adults; $3.25 SC seniors (age 65 & older); $3/ child age 6-15; Free for children 5 and younger. Admission includes access to our designated swimming area when it is open.

    Remainder of year: $2 age 16+; $1.25 SC Seniors; age 15 and younger free.

  • Days and Hours of Operation : Su-Th 7am-7pm; Fri-Sa 7am-9pm (extended to 7am-9pm daily during Daylight Savings Time)
  • Office Hours : M-Fri 9am-5pm; Sa-Su 11am-noon & 4pm-5pm

PETS

  • 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.