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Devils Fork State Park

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Address: 161 Holcombe Cir, Salem, SC 29676-2306
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+1 864-944-2639
09:00 - 17:00
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Nice park wth great facilities, including villas and campground. Limited winter activity.

We stayed in one of the villas and were very pleased with the overall facility. Clean, modern with little unexpected niceties that made us feel at home. Cable, wifi, player... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in one of the villas and were very pleased with the overall facility. Clean, modern with little unexpected niceties that made us feel at home. Cable, wifi, player, wonderful screened porch with rockers (and reading lamp to boot!) Stone fireplace, plus grill and fireplace outside. Each villa has some view of the lake with some directly on the... More 

2 Thank bwodom
Florence, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I have always wanted to see Lake Jocassee. This park might be one of the best public ways to experience it. The boat ramp is accessible and there are many places to camp. The park also rents cabins right on the water that are very nice with thier own doc and beach. There are beautiful falls you can boat to.... More 

1 Thank David C
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The land and lake (nature) are awesome. The grounds are up kept nice. But the restrooms (facilities) are deplorable. There was one car in the parking lot. So very slow for this time of year. So so reason for things should not be clean. NASTY is all I have to say.

Thank Rod8888
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

One of the great destination camping spots in South Carolina! We tent camped (primative with no electricity or water at our site) right on the lake in #14. The view was incredible! We could walk down a slope to the lake, kept our kayaks right there. One night we put our jet ski on the beach, but Saturday morning when... More 

1 Thank moc4
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We went the weekend of October 14th, days after Hurricane Matthew came through SC/NC and were a little nervous, but extremely pleased they were far enough from the coast, they didn't receive any damage! The camps were very well kept, bathrooms as well, and it was a sold out weekend! Great views, friendly staff, plenty to do right in the... More 

1 Thank Tarryn M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent long weekend vacation. Camping was great and bathrooms were clean. Beautiful site seeing.

1 Thank Josie A
Travelers Rest, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

If you love the serenity of nature you will love Devils Fork. Take your camera and a brown paper lunch and enjoy!

1 Thank LoisG0444
Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

If you get a chance to tour the lake and visit the many waterfalls, take it. This is a mostly undeveloped shoreline, and Devils Fork is the main boat access. However, it has a nice, large beach area and plenty of facilities if you just want a day at the lake. The whole park is surrounded by foothills, and the... More 

1 Thank MrMike66
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

A friend and I went camping here the weekend of Saturday, Sep. 30, 2016! It was our first time in kayaks. So we was nervous to say the least. We arrived and the park was very accommodating! We boated in at stayed at B011 on the island! It was incredible! We enjoyed every min of it. The water is super... More 

Thank Daniel W
Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

You can hike,boat, swim, or more in Devil's fork. There are bathroom facilities near the swimming area. You can rent kayaks or boats as well. The main ramp is where you would launch most boats but ther are a couple of more places up the lake a bit as well. They have a non-motored launch area. If you are doing... More 

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