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History and Nature

“New to the area” day trip, discovery excursion took us to the AJ State Park. Park fees are a per... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Effie A
Charleston, South Carolina
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Relaxing weekend

Nice park lots to see and do. Our campsite was NOT level so prepare yourself. Our site was number... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Wallace, South Carolina
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196 Andrew Jackson Park Rd, Lancaster, SC 29720-6404
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Reviewed 14 December 2018

A very average park. Level trails and a trail around a small lake. Campsites available. There are no interesting sites, just a few old structures, some wooded trails. It’s very hot in summer.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Just took a short camping trip this weekend. I’ve never been so bored at a park. Not much to do except take the 2 short hikes. Lake is full sun, so no shade to pull one of the metal jon boats into if you want...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

“New to the area” day trip, discovery excursion took us to the AJ State Park. Park fees are a per person charge, $1.25 each for us “seniors.” Museum hours are limited so check to be sure it fits your travel schedule. Without the museum /...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Effie A
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Nice park lots to see and do. Our campsite was NOT level so prepare yourself. Our site was number 4. See pics of how we had to level our pull behind. Very tight curves within campground ... not for beginner driving their camper in especially...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank WeTravel12050
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We had a reservation we made online through reserveamerica as we have many other times for other campgrounds. We drove into the park and passed by the day visitor "check-in". We followed the direction sign towards the campground, driving through looking for the site number...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 2Birdsfishnfrogs
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Well maintained grounds. The office is very interesting with all of the Jackson information and era correct displays. Rates are very reasonable for camping. Boats are available with oars and life vests provided, just no motors. They have playgrounds, a couple shelters and a well...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dale M
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Nice park and great place to fish. They have boats available for rental. No motors allowed. Will be back

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rex D
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This state park is relatively compact. It offers an easy 1-mile trail around the lake as well as - boat rentals, a nice playground for kids, picnic areas and some historical interest. Nature-wise, we had a nice time. Nevertheless, this place is unsupervised and it...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank adventix
Reviewed 21 January 2018

small. yet historical powerful park. Great combo of nature and history make this a wonderful stop. Love the markers and monuments to Andrew Jackson. The museum, which is only opened on Saturdays is fantastic. original relics along with replicas helped tell the story of Jackson's...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a nice little State Park which is the birthplace of President Andrew Jackson. There is a really good picnic shelter with a fireplace. A first rate museum. Good camping and fishing and an important piece of statuary of the young Andrew Jackson. There...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Sherry H
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Response from Dale M | Reviewed this property |
Andrew Jackson only allows 14 days. Cane Creek in Union County NC, is about t2 miles from AJ and they do have numerous long term slots.