Rocky Branch Seasonal Camp

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

The Enoree Ranger District offers three seasonal campgrounds. These campgrounds have designated campsites in open areas surrounded by woods. The surrounding forest environment provides an opportunity for many recreational activities such as wildlife and plant observation, fishing, hiking, and photography. Abundant wildlife populations provide some of the most desirable hunting areas in the upstate.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: Effective March 24, 2020, Rocky Branch campground will remain closed. Seasonal Camping opens September 13, 2019, and will end on January 4; all camping equipment will need to be removed and gates will be shut. The camp will re-open March 27 and close May 4, 2020.
Fees $5/night, $50/ calendar month, $150/season. Campsites are large grassy areas, 10 campsites.
Permit Info: Hunting and fishing in South Carolina is regulated by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. Visit www.dnr.sc.gov for more about the SCDNR and for hunting and fishing regulations in South Carolina.
Open Season: Hunting Season
Restrictions: Sites are first come, first served. Vehicle and occupancy limits apply at campsites. Please refer to Supervisor's Order # FMS 08-12-00-09-02 on website. Campers must select a site and are responsible for paying at the info board within 30 minutes of arrival. Each campground has a self-service pay station. An Enoree Ranger District seasonal camp permit is good at any of the three seasonal camps. Permit holders may move to a different seasonal camp if there is an open campsite. Checkout time is 2 p.m. All camping equipment must be removed from the campground on the closing date shown on the permit or the permit holder will be fined and charged for abandoned property. Place only refuse in trash cans. Quiet time is 10 p.m.– 6 a.m. Care should be taken in the woods during big-game season. Wear blaze orange.
Water: Hand pump-boil water 5 min before drinking
Restroom: Vault toilet

General Information

Directions:

 

From Interstate 26 and Highway 34 (exit 74 off interstate): Take Highway 34 east towards Winnsboro 16.2 miles. Turn left onto Cooper Holmes Rd., Forest Service Road 412, and drive 1.6 miles to campground entrance on left.      

From junction Hwy. 72 and Hwy. 215:  Drive south on Hwy. 215, 13.3 miles. Turn right onto Cooper Holmes Rd., (Little River Presbyterian Church is on corner) Forest Service Road  412, and drive 2.2 miles to campground entrance on right.


General Notes:

Contact the Enoree District office for exact dates. Group camping is available upon request at other times of year.             


Recreation Map

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Activities


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Hiking

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