Area Status: Open
This premier recreation area is situated on the site of the old Buck Hall plantation just six miles southeast of McClellanville. Its location on the Intracoastal Waterway provides the best access to Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge, 65,000 acres of marsh, tidal creeks and beaches and Bulls Bay, the best area for shrimp baiting on the coast.
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At a Glance
||Mowing services have been reduced at this recreation area.
||6 a.m. to 10 p.m. except to campers and boat ramp users.
||Reservations may be made by calling (877) 444-6777 or logging onto www.recreation.gov. A reservation fee will apply.
||Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
||All visitors must pay to use the facility. Please use the self-pay station for day use.
- Camping: $20 per RV site, dump station available
- Tent camping: $15
- Parking (non-campers): $5 per vehicle per day; $25 per calendar year (yearly parking pass available at the Francis Marion District Office or Sewee Visitor Center)
- Picnic Shelter—$25 for groups up to 50; $45 for groups of 51 to 100.
||RV and tent campsites at Buck Hall are available by reservation only. Reservations may be made by calling (877) 444-6777 or logging on to www.recreation.gov. A reservation fee will be added.
||Flush toilets and warm-water showers
From Charleston, take US Highway 17 north to Buck Hall Landing Road (FS Road 242). Turn right to the recreation area. Buck Hall is about 30 miles north of Charleston.