The Campground at James Island County Park – Discover Charleston History

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February 17, 2017

The Campground at James Island County Park

James Island County Park – Camping & Lodging

With the Campground and Cottages at James Island County Park, it has never been more convenient to explore historic Charleston and the Lowcountry. Come discover our history, charm, fine dining, antiques, plantations, antebellum homes, parks, and sandy beaches. Just minutes from all of these attractions is your private retreat within the 643-acre James Island County Park. Located near Red Top, The Lake House at Bulow provides a perfect setting for quiet getaways and is available for overnight accommodations without an event rental December – February and July – August.

The Campground at James Island County ParkCamping at Its Best

  • 20/30/50 amp service on all sites
  • 24-hour staffing
  • Activity center
  • Ceramic bathhouses
  • Dump station
  • Free Wifi
  • Full-service campground store
  • Full hookups
  • Grills/fire rings
  • Laundry facility
  • Paved roads
  • Picnic tables
  • Primitive campsites
  • Propane, ice, and firewood sales
  • Pull-thru sites (80ft.)
  • Wheelchair-accessible sites

Park Amenities

As our Campground guest, we invite you to enjoy the natural beauty of James Island County Park, with year-round enjoyment for the entire family. Just a short drive from downtown Charleston, the 643-acre park offers an abundance of exceptional recreation offerings and natural beauty.

  • The Campground at James Island County ParkMiles of paved trails for walking, biking, and skating
  • Seasonal Splash Zone Waterpark (additional fee)
  • 16 acres of freshwater lakes with fishing
  • Open meadows
  • Pedal boat, kayak, and bicycle rentals
  • Modern playground area
  • Tidal creek fishing and crabbing dock
  • Seasonal spray play fountain
  • Meeting facilities and picnic areas
  • Off-leash dog park

Shuttle Service

After enjoying what the park has to offer, guests can visit other areas of Charleston by hopping on our round-trip shuttle service to the downtown Convention and Visitor Bureau, Folly Beach Fishing Pier, or Folly Beach County Park for only $10 per person.

Contact Us

Campground at James Island County Park, 871 Riverland Drive, Charleston, SC 29412

Email: [email protected]

Availability & Reservations 843-795-4386 (Telephone Hours: Mon-Sun, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.)

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