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Campbells Crossroads & Angelus Tracts WMA Hunting

Patrick, SC 29584 (67.084 miles)

White-tailed deer, wild turkey, and small game species are present and hunting is allowed within the Game Zone 4 regulations.

Official Website: Campbells Crossroads & Angelus Tracts WMA

Sand Hills State Forest Hiking Fishing Hunting Camping Biking Horseback Boating

Patrick, SC 29584 (67.084 miles)

Part of a unique ecosystem, the Sand Hills State Forest is located between the piedmont and coastal plain of South Carolina in Chesterfield and Darlington Counties. The region is characterized by deep sands with generally arid conditions. It consists of 46,000 acres of infertile sand deposited by a prehistoric sea.

Official Website: Sand Hills State Forest

Moultrie Hunt Unit WMA Hiking Fishing Hunting Camping Biking

Pineville, SC 29468 (67.722 miles)

The 9,480-acre Moultrie Hunt Unit is comprised of Bluefield, Greenfield, Hall, North Dike, Porcher and Sandy Beach Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs). These WMAs are located predominately around the shores of Lakes Marion and Moultrie in Berkeley County.

Official Website: Moultrie Hunt Unit WMA

Belfast Wildlife Mgt. Area Fishing Hunting

Kinards, SC 29335 (68.038 miles)

Wildlife game species present include deer, turkey, rabbit, squirrel, dove, quail and raccoon. Other furbearer species found here include fox, bobcat and coyote. Many songbirds, raptors, reptiles and amphibians occur on the area. Plants in hardwood drains include most species common to the piedmont.

Official Website: Belfast Wildlife Mgt. Area

James L Mason WMA Hiking Fishing Hunting Biking

Clarks Hill, SC 29821 (68.465 miles)

In 1989, James L. Mason bequeathed 1,999 acres to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources to be used in perpetuity for wildlife management and outdoor recreation. Mr. Mason and his wife are buried in the family cemetery located on the property.

Official Website: James L Mason WMA

Colleton State Park Hiking Fishing Camping Boating

Canadys, SC 29433 (69.377 miles)

The Cypress Swamp Nature Trail, campgrounds, ballfield, picnicking and easy access to the Edisto River – all these attractions make Colleton State Park an ideal destination for the veteran paddler or young family.

Official Website: Colleton State Park

Great Pee Dee River Heritage Preserve Hiking Fishing Hunting Biking Boating

Mechanicsville, SC 29540 (69.380 miles)

Seven miles of river frontage provides habitat for four state threatened species. The river is a boater's delight, while plant enthusiasts will find much on land to interest them.

Official Website: Great Pee Dee River Heritage Preserve

Hamilton Branch State Recreation Area Fishing Camping Biking Boating

Plum Branch, SC 29845 (70.123 miles)

Boaters and other outdoors enthusiasts can’t go wrong at Hamilton Branch State Recreation Area

Official Website: Hamilton Branch State Recreation Area

James Ross Wildlife Reservation Hiking Hunting

York, SC 29745 (70.261 miles)

Hunting of white-tailed deer, wild turkey, small game and furbearers is allowed within the Game Zone 2 seasons and bag limits.

Official Website: James Ross Wildlife Reservation

Worth Mountain WMA Hunting

Hickory Grove, SC 29717 (70.835 miles)

The Wildlife Management Area Program's multiple use concepts provide opportunities for all wildlife enthusiasts.

Official Website: Worth Mountain WMA