Below Dam South Carolina

Below Dam South Carolina

The Below Dam South Carolina location is in Clarks Hill, South Carolina
29821-9701. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Below Dam South Carolina facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

384 Power Plant Rd

Clarks Hill
South Carolina

Phone number


Campground information Clarks Hill, South Carolina


Below Dam South Carolina Recreation Area is a popular park just below J. Strom Thurmond Lake Dam along the Savannah River. The park is located on Power Plant Road just off South Carolina State Highway 221 near the Visitor Center. The Savannah River offers excellent fishing and boating opportunities.


The 70,000 acre Thurmond Lake provides some of the best fishing, hunting, and water sports in the southeastern United States. Anglers fish for largemouth bass, bream, crappie, catfish and striped bass. The large lake offers endless boating, water skiing, jet skiing, canoeing and swimming opportunities.


Below Dam South Carolina Recreation Area is a wooded day-use area with several group picnic shelters. One shelter has electrical hookups.

Other amenities include flush toilets, drinking water, a boat ramp, fishing pier, hiking trail and playground. There is no swimming at this park.

Natural Features

Hot, humid summers and mild, pleasant winters characterize this heavily wooded area on the shore of Thurmond Lake. A mixed pine and hardwood forest covers the site, providing summer shade and fall color. Elevation is 235′ above sea level.

Wildlife is abundant around the lake. Visitors regularly see southern bald eagles, osprey, migratory waterfowl, wild turkeys and whitetail deer.

Nearby Attractions

Numerous parks and recreation areas lie around Thurmond Lake, providing additional boating, swimming, hunting and hiking opportunities. Nearby cities house museums, art galleries, zoos, restaurants and shopping areas.

The Augusta National Golf Club hosts the Masters Golf Tournament annually the first week of April.

Frequently Asked Questions About 384 Power Plant Rd Clarks Hill, SC

How do I make a reservation with Below Dam South Carolina?

To make reservations at Below Dam South Carolina, you can call the office at 800-533-3478.

Where is Below Dam South Carolina located?

The Below Dam South Carolina is located at 384 Power Plant Rd in Clarks Hill,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Below Dam South Carolina have tent or RV camping?

Below Dam South Carolina offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 800-533-3478 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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