Why is Long Hunter State Park closed?

The Bryant Grove Recreation Area will be closed Monday, May 2, and Tuesday, May 3, 2022, to clean up flood debris.

Can you swim in Long Hunter State Park?

Swimming. Unsupervised swimming is allowed at Bryant Grove in the designated swimming beach area. Swimming in Couchville Lake and in the area of boat ramps is prohibited. Visitors should use caution as the lake bottom is hazardous and you must swim at your own risk.

How much does it cost to get in Hunting Island State Park?

Admission for Hunting Island will be $8 for adults, a $3 increase from $5. Seniors will pay $5, up from $3.25, and youths ages 6 to 15 will cost $4, up from $3. Admission for children 5 and younger will remain free.

Is Hunting Island open to the public?

The Hunting Island State Park is open daily, 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m., with extended hours until 9:00 p.m. during Daylight Savings Time.

Can dogs go to Long Hunter State Park?

Dogs on a leash are allowed. Volunteer Trail – 5.5 miles – One Way – Moderate – The longest trail at Long Hunter follows the shore of Percy Priest Lake for most of its run and leads to a pair of primitive backcountry camping sites.

What lake is Long Hunter State Park on?

Percy Priest lake
Long Hunter State Park is located on Percy Priest lake in Hermitage, TN.

Are there alligators in Hunting Island State Park?

Wildlife: Animal visitors include loggerhead turtles, which nest on the island in the summer months. On dry land and in and around freshwater ponds can be found deer and alligators, raccoons and even eastern diamondback rattlesnakes.

Can you drink on Hunting Island?

Alcoholic beverages, fireworks, and explosives are not allowed. Do not feed, approach, or harass wildlife. Fires must be contained within designated camping fire rings. Pets are allowed on the beach and in the camping area but not in the buildings.

What is the most popular state park in South Carolina?

Hunting Island State Park With over a million visitors annually, this Beaufort County gem is South Carolina’s most popular state park.

Are dogs allowed at Percy Priest Lake?

There are miles of trails next to this lake. The park is only 15-20 minutes from downtown. Leashed dogs are not allowed in the day use areas but are allowed on the trails.