RV Parks Near Lake Murray, South Carolina

RV Parks Near Lake Murray, South Carolina
William Murray and his partner T.C. Williams were the engineers of the dam that crosses the Saluda River and creates Lake Murray. Named after William Murray, Lake Murray has over 500 miles of shoreline and occupies over 50,000 acres. The Lake Murray area is an outdoor enthusiasts' mecca, with a variety of outdoor activities like fishing, boating, hiking, biking and golfing. Those looking for RV accommodations near Lake Murray should check out some of Lexington, South Carolina area RV parks.

Dreher Island State Recreation Area Campground

Located on Lake Murray, Dreher Island State Recreation Area occupies 348 lakefront acres and consists of three islands linked to the mainland by a causeway and two bridges. The recreation area features nature trails,a boat launch ramp, boat dock, playground and marina. Boating, fishing, jet-skiing, surfing, hiking, biking and wildlife viewing are examples of activities available in the area.
The park has two lakefront camping areas with 97 paved sites suitable for RV and tent camping. Each site has water and electrical hookups, as well as a picnic table. The campground amenities include a dump station, restrooms with showers, drinking water and a gift shop.

Dreher Island State Recreation Area Campground
3677 State Park Road
Prosperity, SC 29127

Edmund RV Park

Occupying 14 secluded acres in Lexington, South Carolina, the Edmund RV Park is less than 14 miles away from Lake Murray, providing its campers with easy access to water sports and fishing, as well as to golf courses, restaurants and antique shops in the area. Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens, Congaree Swamp National Monument and the South Carolina State Museum in Columbia are all less than 20 miles away from the park.
Edmund RV Park has 125 grassy RV sites, all equipped with electric, water and sewer hookups. The park features showers, long pull-through sites, a laundry facility and an on-site sheriff's substation.

Edmund RV Park
5920 Edmund Highway
Lexington, SC 29073
(803) 361-2739
(800) 955-7957

The Barnyard RV Park

Situated in the heart of Lexington, South Carolina, The Barnyard RV Park is within walking distance to many restaurants and shops, and is adjacent to the Barnyard Flea Market. The park is less than seven miles away from Lake Murray, offering its campers easy access to water sports, fishing and hiking. Downtown Columbia is less than eight miles away from the park.
The Barnyard RV Park has 118 RV sites, all equipped with water, sewer, electric and cable TV hookups. Most of the sites are pull-through and can accommodate large RVs, including a two car. The park features 24-hour on-site security and maintenance, propane-filling station, laundry facility, bathhouses and a basic RV supplies store.

The Barnyard RV Park
201 Oak Drive
Lexington, SC 29073
(803) 957-1238
(800) 633-6351


Article Written By Candi Lemon

Candi Lemon has a passion for reading and writing. She combines her love for traveling, food and the outdoors in her personal blog and for Demand Studios. Her articles appear on eHow and Trails. Lemon holds a Bachelor of Science in medical technology from the University of Michigan.

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