Below Dam Site

Below Dam Site

Located in McCormick County, SC.

864-333-1147 or 800-533-3478

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Photo tour

This park has a viewing area where you can see the Lake Thurmond Dam in action, as water from the lake spills into the Savannah River. A boat ramp and fishing piers are also available. To the south, you will find a riverside picnic area with a short hiking trail in the surrounding woods.


Features and Facilities

Water Features

Public Restrooms

  • Yes

Dogs Allowed

  • Yes

Hours of Operation

  • Hours may vary

Admission or Parking Fee

  • Free

Other Fees

  • Picnic shelters, call 864-333-1147 or 800-533-3478 for information

How to Get There

  • The entrance is on the south side of US #221, east of the dam on the South Carolina side of Lake Thurmond.

Latitude 33.65831, Longitude -82.19749 [PK364]

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