Aiken State Park

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Aiken State Park
Reflection over lake aiken sc.jpg
Aiken State Park Lake
Nearest city Windsor, SC
Coordinates 33°32′50″N 81°29′15″W / 33.547189°N 81.487491°W / 33.547189; -81.487491Coordinates: 33°32′50″N 81°29′15″W / 33.547189°N 81.487491°W / 33.547189; -81.487491
Area 1,067 acres (4 km2)
Created 1934
Camp sites tent and RV sites, primitive group camping area
Hiking trails 3-mile Jungle Trail loop

Aiken State Park is a state park located near the town of Windsor in Aiken County, South Carolina.

History[edit]

Aiken State Park was one of the 16 original parks in South Carolina, built by an African American detachment of the Civilian Conservation Corps. Many of the original buildings are still in use. [1]

Activities and Amenities[edit]

Activities available at the park include picnicking, fishing, bird watching, boating, swimming, geocaching, biking and camping.

Amenities include a playground, picnic shelters, horseshoe pits, a boat ramp on the Edisto River, a 1.7 mile canoe trail and a park store.

Visitors can rent fishing rods and reels, non-motorized fishing boats and canoes from the park office.[2]


References[edit]

  1. ^ "History Interpretation". 2013-09-07. 
  2. ^ "Things to Do". 2013-09-05. 

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