Poinsett State Park

Poinsett State Park


Location:Off SC 261, near Wedgefield, in the north central part of the state.
Facilities:50 campsites, 4 cabins, primitive group camp, horsemen's camp, picnic area, 5 picnic shelters, hiking trails, bike trail, bridle trail, lake beach, boat rentals, comfort stations.
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, hiking, biking, horseback riding.
Special Features:Located on the edge of the Wateree Swamp, this secluded park combines mountainous rolling terrain with moss-draped trees of the swampland. Some park trails lead into the adjacent Manchester State Forest and end at Mill Creek County Park.
Address:6660 Poinsett Park Rd
Wedgefield, SC 29168

Phone:803-494-8177
Web: www.southcarolinaparks.com/park-finder/state-park/662.aspx
Size: 1,000 acres.

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