Outdoor Recreation


Fort Jackson - Weston Lake Recreation Area


Telephone:
  (803) 318-8440 / 237-4983

Season:   All year

Reservations: For cabins only.

Directions:From I-20 East or West take I-77 South to Exit 9 to Rt. 262, Leesburg Rd.  From I-26 East (Exit 115) and West (Exit 116) take I-77 North to Exit 9.  It is 9.1 miles to Weston Lake Recreation Area sign.  From Sumter on 378 exit at US-601 North to Leesburg Road on the left approx. 6 miles.  It is 7.1 miles to the recreation sign on the right.
 

Type of site

Spaces

Hook-ups

Daily

Weekly

Monthly

Cabins 8 Full Service        -      -
RV Pads 13 W/S/E        -      -
RV Pads 5 W/E        -      -
Tent Sites 11 W        -       -
Primitive Tent Camping          


Note:  There is a small lake with free fishing. 

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Charleston AFB - Shady Oaks FAM Camp


Directions:
 From I-26 Exit 211 B: Turn West on W  Aviation Way.  At second light turn right on Arthur .  Follow Arthur to Gate and then to first road on right.  Sign points to Outdoor Recreation Area.

Telephone:   (843) 963-1672/1732

Season: All year

Reservations:   Call for availability
 

Type of site

Spaces

Hook-ups

Daily

Weekly

Monthly

RV Pads 17 W/E        -      -
Tent Sites 6 W/E        -      -


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Charleston NWS - Short Stay


Telephone:
 (800)447-2178

Season: All year.

Reservations: Accepted
 

Type of site

Spaces

Hook-ups

Daily

Weekly

Monthly

Waterfront RV Sites 13 W/E        -      -
Wooded RV Sites 70 W/E        -      -
Tent Sites 25 None        -      -


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Shaw AFB - Wateree Recreation Area


LOCATION:
  Off base.  Nearest Military Installation: Shaw AFB, 37 miles South. Nearest Major City: Columbia 35 miles southwest.  Off Interstate 20, exit 98, take SC Hwy 521 north to intersect SC Hwy 97 for nine miles, then left turn for Lake Wateree access. 

Reservation line: 1-877-928-8373

Email: [email protected]

Season:  All year

Reservations:  60 days for active-duty military, 30 days for all other authorized users. Online reservations are available for Wateree at: https://secure.hostdepot.com/02/493/wateree_reservations.html
 

DESCRIPTION OF AREA:  Situated in a peaceful, quiet 24 acre wooded area bordering Lake Wateree. Full range of support facilities available at Shaw AFB and Columbia's Fort Jackson. 

ELIGIBILITY:  Active/Retired/Reserves/ANG/DOD Civilians 

SUPPORT FACILITIES:  Retail Store, Bathhouse, Boat Launch, Boat Rental, Water Sports, Fishing Bait, Grills, Boat Storage, Boat Docks, Restrooms, Ice, Fishing, Pavilions, Playground, Boat Gas Pump, Ski Rental, Pontoons, Dump Station, Showers.

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Shaw AFB - Falcons Nest FAM Camp

Directions:  From I-95, take exit 135, SC378W approximately 26 miles to Shaw AFB.  From I-20, take exit 98, SC521S to SC441 to Shaw AFB. Nearest Major City: Sumter, SC, approximately 10 miles.  Check in at Outdoor Recreation, 1 FAM Camp Drive. Late arrivals check in next morning. 

eMail:[email protected]
Telephone:  (803) 895-0449 or 895-0450 

Season:  Open year round. Outdoor Recreation Office closed on Thanksgiving, 
Christmas and New Year's Day

Reservations:  60 days for active-duty military, 30 days for all other authorized users.

SUPPORT FACILITIES:  Retail Store, Restrooms, Boat Rental, Grills, Dump Station, Fishing Gear, Pavilions, Playground, Showers, Fishing License, TV Lounge, Laundry, Horseshoes. 

ACTIVITIES:  Camping, Fishing, Fishing Boats, Recreation Equipment, Picnicking 

CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED:  Visa and MasterCard 

RESTRICTIONS:  Pets are allowed in area, but must be kept on leash. Quiet hours 2300 - 0700 daily. All firearms must be registered with security police upon arrival on base. Check in time 1200/Check out time 1100. Maximum stay is 30 days. 

Note:  The Outdoor Recreation Office is not open Saturday afternoon or Sunday during the winter. You can still register & pay with envelopes, or you can wait until they reopen on Monday AM. There is a nice little lounge indoors (during business hours) with phone that you can use for e-mail. 
 


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