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Givhans Ferry State Park

Ridgeville, SC
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A Nice Quiet State Park

Stayed here 2 nights in a cabin just after the total eclipse. Not a lot of amenities compared to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mcbswolf
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Amelia Island, FL
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Stopped for one night at this campground on a return trip from Florida in February. Nice clean... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Douglas M
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Glen Allen, Virginia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here 2 nights in a cabin just after the total eclipse. Not a lot of amenities compared to other state parks in SC but a nice place to stay just a short drive from Charleston, SC. Friendly staff and well mantained.

Thank mcbswolf
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Stopped for one night at this campground on a return trip from Florida in February. Nice clean campground. Site we selected was full-hookups, which is why we choose this park. We reserved by telephone the night before and had no problems with getting the reservation.

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 8 September 2017

We recently camped (tented) in August in the full hookup area which provided us water and electric. The park was very quiet and pleasant at night even on the weekend when all the camping sites started to fill up. Bathrooms were clean and had individual...More

Thank nyyfan02
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This campground is on the Edis to River where the locals do a lot of tubing. Weekends stayed active with day visitors. The swimming and tubing area was far enough away from the camping area to not be bothersome, but close enough to walk to...More

Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We stayed in the campgrounds (tented) in March, when the nightly temperatures were in the 30's. It was comfortable, despite the cold, as it was easy to use the electrical outlets and designated campfire area. The bathrooms were clean, close, and HEATED! The staff was...More

1  Thank theskittler
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We love camping in Eastern South Carolina and love kayaking. Givhan's Ferry is all over the Internet as Colleton SP's sister park for kayakers. You know how they say sisters can be opposites? Colleton is a smaller park, but run very well under the supervision...More

Thank Rhonda H
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We stayed here before hurricane Matthew came through so our stay was cut short. It is a very nice campground with roomy sites and very clean bathrooms. The hosts (daytime and nite-time) were very helpful and friendly. We also enjoyed kayaking on the river. The...More

Thank MaryAnn218
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I loved this park. The camping area was just fine for me. I had site 17 but would try to get one with more shade during the summer. I loved all of the wildlife including an owl, turtle, frogs, and one unwanted copperhead that showed...More

1  Thank sailing00
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Givhans is a small State park. It is well maintained with older, but clean, restrooms. The Edisto river runs through the park and was popular with kayakers and tubing. A nice place for camping or birthday parties.

Thank Rafen
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Catering BBQ for the Friends of Edisto and the area was really wonderful! Nice atmosphere and access to river. Really enjoyed the people

Thank TravisGolden
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