Please be aware of open well hazards on Sumter National Forest


Old home sites exist across many parts of the Sumter National Forest in South Carolina. Many of these sites still include open, hand-dug wells. The Forest is working to address known well hazards. Known well sites are being signed; however, there may be wells not yet discovered.

To report an open well or for specific questions contact us at the locations below:

The Sumter National Forest of South Carolina locations:

Francis Marion & Sumter Headquarters Supervisor’s Office (803) 561-4000

Andrew Pickens Ranger District Office (864) 639-9569

Enoree Ranger District Office (803) 276-4810

Long Cane Ranger District Office (803) 637-5396

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