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J. Strom Thurmond Dam and Lake

 

At Thurmond Lake, one of our most popular outdoor recreation activities is camping. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers manages 13 campgrounds at Thurmond Lake with a total of 554 campsites.

Many of these campgrounds feature amenities such as restrooms, showers, boat ramps, sanitary disposal stations, playgrounds, electric and water hook-ups, courtesy docks, group camping, and designated swimming areas. Eleven of the campgrounds feature contract park attendants who register incoming campers, provide information, and ensure the campground is operated to provide the safest, most enjoyable experience for all visitors.

One Corps managed Group Camp is available at Thurmond Lake – Big Hart. Group Camps allow clubs, families, and friends to camp together in a common area for a reasonable fee.

Broad River, Clay Hill and Hester's Ferry campgrounds are now operated under lease to Lincoln County, GA.   For reservations and additonal information on these campgrounds click here:

 

CORPS CAMPGROUNDS

For directions, maps, and more information about the campground, click on  the name of the campground, or call 1-800-533-3478.

IN GEORGIA

IN SOUTH CAROLINA

  • BIG HART
    March 28, 2014 - September 28, 2014 

(Group Campsite Available)

  • HAWE CREEK
    March 28, 2014 - September 28, 2014
  • BROAD RIVER
    Under lease to Lincoln County, GA

For reservations & information click here: 

  • MODOC
    March 28, 2014 - September 28, 2014 
  • CLAY HILL
    Under lease to Lincoln County GA

For reservations & information click here:

          Day Use Boat Ramp Open Year Round

  • HESTER'S FERRY
    Under lease to Lincoln County, GA

For reservations & information click here:

 

          Sites 28-93 Open February 28, 2014 -          November 30, 2014

 
 
  • RIDGE ROAD
    March 28, 2014 - September 28, 2014
 
  • WINFIELD
    March 28, 2014 - September 28, 2014