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Devils Fork State Park

161 Holcombe Cir, Salem, SC 29676-2306
+1 864-944-2639
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Carters to boaters

This SC state park is the best, if not only, public access to Lake Jocassee in upstate SC. The day... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lois P
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Candler, North Carolina
via mobile
Beautiful day on the lake

I have heard about Devil’s Fork State Park and Lake Jocassee for years and I finally made a visit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
caitlin f
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South Carolina
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful lake” (17 reviews)
“boat ramp” (13 reviews)
“state park” (20 reviews)
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161 Holcombe Cir, Salem, SC 29676-2306
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+1 864-944-2639
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"beautiful lake"
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"boat ramp"
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"state park"
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"crystal clear water"
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"lake jocassee"
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"facilities are great"
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"ranger station"
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"tent pad"
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"quick check"
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"travel trailer"
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"bass"
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"bath house"
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"single car"
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"short trail"
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"camp sites are"
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"enjoy the beauty"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This SC state park is the best, if not only, public access to Lake Jocassee in upstate SC. The day lake is known for its clear water & is a training space for scuba divers. It is also known for fishing by boat. The state...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have heard about Devil’s Fork State Park and Lake Jocassee for years and I finally made a visit. The park and the lake are just as beautiful as everyone describes it. The lake is super clear, and the state park grounds are beautifully maintained....More

Thank caitlin f
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful and clean State Park. We are local and took an afternoon trip up for a picnic and hike. Very nice picnic shelters, nice waterfront area with beautiful view for kayaking, etc. Hiking trail (1.5mi.) was clearly marked and fun. Their is also a longer...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful area, clean restrooms and friendly staff. We would love to come back sometime and bring the kayaks. Located on Lake Jocassee.

Thank Erik S
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We drove up from Charleston to see if the rare Oconee Belle wildflowers were blooming here. There is a short one mile trail just outside of the Devils Fork SP visitor center parking lot where they can be found. This beautiful diminutive flower lines the...More

Thank JimSTL1021
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Doing the Ultimate Outsider program with the SC state park system. Devils Fork was beautiful and enjoyed our time there. Lots of cabins to pick from for a stay. Saw some deer, Canadian geese and several people out fishing. Visitor Center well stocked and staff...More

Thank Sue L
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Awesome, clean, and beautiful campground! The bath house was clean and well maintained. Had lots of fun swimming, fishing, and camping.

Thank Amanda E
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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Please check out my YouTube video of these hikes at: Josh the Travel Guy Oconee Bells: This is a nice short trail. This trail is wooded, and has a nice stream which you cross a couple times. Should take less than an hour to complete....More

2  Thank Baltzer
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Return trip this year. Beautiful park. Tons of nearby waterfalls. Love the spaces, especially if you are meeting up with friends. Lots of RV sites that are grouped by twos with more space between the next set. Bathrooms are the only shortcoming. Old, could use...More

Thank Tina G
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

We stayed in the campground in our travel trailer. The pad was spacious and level. Water tasted good. Weather was horrible, but power was reliable. The bath house was a bit tired, though kept nice and clean. The sites are generously spaced throughout the hilly...More

1  Thank Portfoliofotos
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sunshinedaydreams
13 September 2017|
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Response from Andrew W | Reviewed this property |
I was just there a month ago and the agree with everything accleadoff had to say. There is plenty of parking and by the way you said boat tour that makes me think you will be picking up your boat at the dock. That is even... More
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Regina H
5 July 2017|
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Response from mspsycho80 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do! And kitchens have utensils, dishware, and cookware.
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girlinpinkwaders
2 July 2017|
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Response from mspsycho80 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, you should contact the Park Staff.
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