NOTICE: IN JANUARY 2021, WELDON ISLAND WAS LEASED TO ANDERSON CO., SC AND IS NO LONGER MANAGED BY THE U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS; RESERVATIONS ARE NO LONGER MADE ON THIS WEBSITE. FOR MORE INFORMATION AND RESERVATIONS PLEASE CONTACT BURRISS NELSON, ANDERSON COUNTY ECONOMIC DIRECTOR AT 864-314-3971.
Weldon Island Recreation Area is a 138 acre site consisting of mixed hardwoods and pines, with fairly steep terrain. Weldon Island presently offers day-use and boat launching facilities consisting of 11 picnic sites, 1 picnic shelter with water and electric service, 1 comfort station, 1 boat ramp, 1 courtesy dock and associated paved roads and parking areas throughout.
Weldon Island presently offers day-use and boat launching facilities consisting of 11 picnic sites, 1 picnic shelter with water and electric service, 1 comfort station, 1 boat ramp, 1 courtesy dock and associated paved roads and parking areas throughout.
Notice: On January 2021, this area was leased to Anderson CO., SC and is no longer managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; reservations are no longer made on this website. For more information and reservations please contact Mr. Burriss Nelson, Anderson County Economic Director at 864-314-3971.
Hartwell Lake is a man-made lake bordering Georgia and South Carolina on the Savannah, Tugaloo and Seneca Rivers. The dam and lake area boasts 8 campgrounds and 11 day-use facilities that are operated by the US Army Corps of Engineers. The Hartwell Project was originally authorized for hydro-power, flood control, and navigation. Later, recreation, water quality, water supply and fish and wildlife management were added. Surrounding vegetation allows for plenty of shade, and the 962 miles of shoreline provide numerous swimming beaches, picnic areas and boat ramps.
Boating and water sports top the list of popular activities.
A $10 service fee will apply if you change or cancel a reservation more than 14 days in advance of arrival date. If you cancel a reservation within 14 days of your scheduled arrival date, you will forfeit the reservation fee.
For campground inquiries, please call: 888-893-0678 HARTWELL PROJECT OFFICE
From Interstate 85, take Exit 4 and turn East onto Old Dobbins Bridge Road.Turn right on Andersonville Road and follow the brown directional signs. Hattons Ford ramp is located at the end of Andersonville Road. Townville, SC, 29689