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South Cove County Park

Open Now: 07:00 - 22:00
Open today: 07:00 - 22:00
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Company picnic

This place has a lot to offer boat ramps ,dock, camping, covered building for any type event... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
danny b
Seneca, South Carolina
via mobile
A week of camping

Beautiful park with a beach, boat ramp, and shelters. They had fishing poles to check out for my 9... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Greenville, South Carolina
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South Cove park is located on the clear waters of 18,500 acre Lake Keowee. Camping is located on a 15 acre peninsula offering 86 campsites with water and electricity on each site with 41 sites waterfront. Two bath houses serve the campground area...more
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1099 S Cove Rd, Seneca, SC 29672-6720
+1 864-882-5250
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This place has a lot to offer boat ramps ,dock, camping, covered building for any type event ,weddings, family reunion, etc has swimming area bathrooms picnic tables basketball goals great family gathering place.

Thank danny b
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Beautiful park with a beach, boat ramp, and shelters. They had fishing poles to check out for my 9 y/o son which was a great amenity. The staff gave us suggestions for hikes in the area - we did Yellow Branch Falls -

Thank greenbean314
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We really enjoy South Cove Park! The sandy beach area is nice and there are lots of picnic areas. Beautiful setting with lake views. Very clean.

Thank Brooke L
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We can't wait to return to this incredible campground. There are many waterfront sites and it is reasonably priced. We didn't have to pack our toys either. You can rent kayaks, paddle boards, pontoon boats, etc. It was peaceful and quiet and pet friendly. Facilities...More

Thank kimgooderealtor
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Having lived in Oconee County for 20 years, I have experienced a big change at the South Cove Tennis courts. They recent did an excellent job of resurfacing, painting and updating the facility. The park in general has had a true uplift in the last...More

Thank Janice D
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We brought our own kayaks and didn't know if we'd be able to use them easily there, but it was great. There's a pretty beach in a little cove, and it's easy to park and get down there. They've got a gift shop, bathrooms, covered...More

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 9 July 2018

South Cove Park has been updated and now includes a small store and a nice activity building. Great place to spend the day with kids.

Thank laurie c
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Enjoyed the rocking chairs on the front porch and letting our kids play on the playground. Also enjoyed the beach area and the lakeside swings! Great place!

Thank 646nikkil
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Great park!! RV spaces are really nice !!! Lots of geese so there is lots of poop everywhere !!! Almost impossible to take a step on any beach or grassy area without stepping in some !! Not a great situation ( especially with children )

Thank Tinyhousetravels
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Family day a the park swimming, playing on the playground, outdoor checkers. The park is well kept. Beautiful view of Lake Keowee. Enjoy a relaxing swing overlooking the lake. We enjoyed a picnic lunch on the picnic tables near the lake in the shade.

Thank shay255
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20 August 2017|
Response from Paul H | Reviewed this property |
There is a small store thst sells snacks. Also there is an exxon gas station nearby. Restaurants of the fastfood variety are only 5-7min away on Sandifer blvd. (Wendy's, Arby's, McDonald's, Burger King, Chik fil A, Little... More
4 July 2017|
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Response from South Cove C |
You can swim anywhere around the park except the boat ramps. It is swim at your own risk.
26 March 2016|
Response from Stephen S | Property representative |
It is a flat rate. You can go onto reserveamerica to see all of the rates.