State Park Rd,
Admission: $2 adults, $1.25 seniors. 15 & under, free.
Features: Canoeing the Edisto River, fishing, picnicking, camping, hiking and canoe trails. Bird Watching, Pets (restraints required), Geocaching, Horseshoe. Firewood and fishing worms available for purchase.
Campsites for RVs and tents, some primitive sites available. Canoe rentals.
Aiken State Park is a 1067 acre combination of a river swamp, bottomland hardwood forest and dry sandhill pine forest; the latter provides evidence of an era when the sea reached this far inland.
The four acre lake is fed by artesian wells. Artesian wells also gush up through fountains located throughout the park.
Built in the 1930's by the Civilian Conservation Corps.
Aiken State Park Amenities
25 sites with water and
electric hookups. Some
accommodate RVs up to
35 ft. Restrooms, hot
Group Camping Reservations:
Rate: Minimum rate: $10 -$12.50 up to 10 campers. Rate increases by $5-$6.50 increments for each
The South Fork bank area of the Edisto River is equipped with picnic tables, fire rings and a privy. This area is reserved for groups.
Aiken State Park Rentals
$15/trip, and includes life jackets and paddles.
Times: Th, Su and M at 10am, noon and 3pm; F-Sa at 10am, noon and 2pm. Please meet at the canoe take-out dock at scheduled times for shuttle.
Private boats, canoes or kayaks are allowed on the South Fork of the Edisto River. Access at the state park boat ramp.
Additional Camping & RV Sites
N. Augusta Primitive Camping at Riverview
By Reservation: Contact Riverview Activities Center
Aiken RV Campground, LLC
2424 Columbia Hwy N, Aiken
Open year round.
Full-service RV park. Day, week, or monthly. Full hookups; 30 & 50 amps, level concrete runners, LP gas, usherette, hot ceramic showers, cable TV.
Crossroads Mobile Home Community
569 Crossroads Park Dr, Aiken
Exclusive RV section with large lots, landscaping, paved streets and parking, street lights and patios w/accent lights. Pets welcome with some restrictions.
Pine Acres Campground
205 Duke Dr (corner Duke Dr & Columbia Hwy N), Aiken.
803-648-5715 or 888-648-5715
RV campgrounds. Weekly camper rentals. Rental trailer parks.
Palmetto Lake RV Park
205 Duke Dr, Aiken
Full hook-ups with 30 and 50 amp service. Open year round. Daily, weekly, and monthly rentals. Campers available for weekly rentals. Coin laundry, showers, dump station, propane and Internet on site. Restaurant. Pets allowed.