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Elmwood Recreation Area

Contact Info
Francis Marion and Sumter National Forests - Francis Marion Ranger District
2967 Steed Creek Road
Huger, SC 29450

Not Accepted


This recreation area is located in the northeastern portion of the Francis Marion National Forest. It’s a popular camp during deer and turkey hunts on the Waterhorn Hunt Unit.

The well-shaded recreation area serves as a South Carolina Department of Natural Resources game check station during big-game hunting season.

Offer primitive facilities in the Francis Marion National Forest.

All sites are first come, first serve.  No reservations accepted.


Basic Amenities
  • Drinking Water
  • Vault Toilets


Year Round

Map + Directions

Basic Directions

From Charleston, take US Highway 17 north past McClellanville to Rutledge Road (SC Route 857-S). Turn left onto Rutledge Road, and drive four miles to Elmwood Recreation Area.

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