Road Construction Complete: Parksville Day Use Area Now Open

USACE, Savannah District
Published Oct. 17, 2023

Parksville, S.C. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District, J. Strom Thurmond Project announces that Parksville Day Use Area has reopened.

Construction repairs to the extensive damage caused by a large sink hole in the causeway at Parksville Day Use Area have been completed. The park had been closed since the sinkhole occurred on Feb. 9, 2023.

For more information, contact Henry Way, Chief Ranger, or the J. Strom Thurmond Project Office at 800-533-3478, or 864-333-1100.

To learn more about the lake before you visit, please click here: Visit Thurmond Lake.

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Cheri Pritchard, Media Operations Chief
912-677-6039 (cell)

Release no. 23-025