James Island County Park

James Island County Park

Located in James Island, Charleston County, SC.

871 Riverland Drive
Charleston, SC 29412

843-795-PARK or 843-795-4386

E-Mail: customerservice@ccprc.com

James Island County Park web site

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This wonderful 643-acre park has a wide variety of activities and facilities to offer. Features include a tidal creek fishing area, paved trails, bicycle rental, pedal boats, kayak rentals, playgrounds, a spray/play fountain area, picnic tables, volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, and the Splash Zone waterpark.

Every spring, the East Coast Canoe and Kayak Festival is held at this park. Click here for information.


Features and Facilities

Water Features

Public Restrooms

  • Yes

Dogs Allowed

  • Yes. Must me on a leash.

Hours of Operation

  • January to February, 8:00a-5:00p
  • March to April, 8:00a-sunset
  • May to Labor Day, 8:00a-8:00p
  • September to October, 8:00a-sunset
  • November to December: 8:00a-5:00p

Note: The gate closes to incoming traffic one half hour before park closes.

Admission or Parking Fee

  • Small children (ages 0 - 2), Free
  • Youth and Adults, $1.00

Camping Fee

  • $25.00 - $44.00 per campsite per night; click here for details

Other Fees

Facility Rental

How to Get There

  • Take I-26 to exit #212 and go west on I-526 (Mark Clark Expressway) 11.2 kilometers (7.0 miles). Exit onto US #17 North and go east on the Savannah Highway 5.6 km. (3.5 mi.). Turn right onto Folly Road (SC #171) and go south 1.9 km. (1.2 mi.). Turn right and go west on SC #700 (Maybank Highway) 2.4 km. (1.5 mi.), then turn left onto Riverland Drive. The entrance to James Island County Park will be on the right.

Latitude 32.73487, Longitude -79.99065 [PK225]

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