Calhoun Falls State Recreation Area

Calhoun Falls State Recreation Area


Location:Near Calhoun Falls, off SC 81.
Facilities:86 campsites, 14 walk-in campsites, picnic areas, 2 picnic shelters, hiking trails, marina, boat ramps, boat rentals, fishing pier (é), lake beach, game courts, camp store (é), meeting facilities, playground, amphitheater, wildlife observation area.
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, hiking, tennis, swimming.
Special Features:Located on 26,650-acre Lake Russell, one of South Carolina’s most popular fishing lakes. The lake’s coves support excellent fish habitats, offering anglers an abundance of bass, bluegill, crappie, catfish, and more.
Address:46 Maintenance Shop Rd
Calhoun Falls, SC 29628

Phone:864-447-8267
Fax:864-447-8638
Web: www.southcarolinaparks.com/park-finder/state-park/1652.aspx
Size: 318 acres.

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Calhoun Falls State Recreation Area - Calhoun Falls, South Carolina
April 1, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- The first annual Campground Cookoff in South Carolina will be held September 19-21, 2008 at the Calhoun Falls State Recreation Area on Lake Russell.
A minimum two night stay at the Calhoun Falls State Recreation Area campsite is required for the entrants, but there will be many activities for the entrants, families and friends to attend including a "ring of fire" complimentary barbecue for the contestants, Blue grass band, displays from sponsors and cooking demonstrations by the celebrity judges.
The award-winning recipes will be compiled into a cookbook available after the Campground Cookoff at the Calhoun Falls State Recreation Area and the Old 96 District Tourism Commission Office.
Outdoor Cooking Competition To Be Held At Calhoun Falls State Recreation Area on September 18-20, 2009
The Old 96 District Tourism Commission will again host the 2009 South Carolina Campground Cookoff on September 18-20, 2009 at Calhoun Falls State Recreation Area on Lake Richard B.