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Oconee State Park

624 State Park RD
Mountain Rest, SC 29664

864-638-5353

Oconee State Park has all of the perks of a relaxing mountain getaway. TheOconee 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 Carolinafishing 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.
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