Bank & Pier Fishing Access Sites - Chester County

Please be aware that local governing bodies may have certain restrictions on these areas.

Handicap Accessible= Handicap accessible where indicated. Improvements have been made and continue to be made to these sites to allow for easier handicap access. However, minimum standards may not have been met in some of the older sites.

Broad River
Woods Ferry Recreation Area Bank
Parking Spaces: 25

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Carlisle travel on SC 121 N/SC 72 E/Hwy 72 E/Janie Glymph Goree Blvd towards Chester. Travel 5.2 miles and turn left onto West End Road (State Road 25). Travel 2 miles and take a slight left onto Woods Ferry Road. Travel 3.8 miles and turn left onto Park Road. Continue to follow park road for 2.7 miles and take a slight right to stay on Park Road. River access will be 1.2 miles at the end.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.7029 , -81.45381

Map: Woods Ferry Recreation Area Bank (PDF 1.2MB)
Woods Ferry Recreation Area Bank

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Catawba River
Landsford Canal State Park (Chester side) Bank
Parking Spaces: 30

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Fort Lawn, travel north on US 21 N/Catawba Road towards Landsford for approximatley 7 miles. Turn right onto Landsford Road. The park will be ahead on your left.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.79131, -80.88178

Map: Landsford Canal State Park (Chester Side) Bank (PDF 1.2MB)
Landsford Canal State Park (Chester Side) Bank

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Fishing Creek Reservoir
Fishing Creek Landing Bank
Parking Spaces: 45

Picnic Shelter: No

Restrooms: No
Directions: From Great Falls, travel north on Chester Avenue, take Road/Pendergrass Blvd. Travel 1.4 miles and turn left onto US 21 N/Catawba River Road. Travel 1.3 miles and turn right onto Fish Camp Road/State Road 734.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.61691, -80.89481

Map: Fishing Creek Landing Bank (PDF 1.1MB)
Fishing Creek Landing Bank

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Lake Oliphant
Lake Oliphant Bank
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: No
Directions: From Chester, take SC Hwy 72 E/Saluda Street/Hwy 121 towards Rock Hill for approximately 6 miles. Turn left onto Hillbright Road/State Road 194. Travel 1.0 mile and continue straight onto SC Hwy 909 N/Aaron Burr Road. Travel 2.4 miles and turn right onto Darby Road/State Road 190. Travel 0.2 miles and turn left onto Oliphant Lake Road/State Road 569.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.7976, -81.18381

Map: Lake Oliphant Bank (PDF)
Lake Oliphant Bank

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Lake Oliphant Pier
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: No

Handicap Accessible
Directions: From Chester, take SC Hwy 72 E/Saluda Street/Hwy 121 towards Rock Hill for approximately 6 miles. Turn left onto Hillbright Road/State Road 194. Travel 1.0 mile and continue straight onto SC Hwy 909 N/Aaron Burr Road. Travel 2.4 miles and turn right onto Darby Road/State Road 190. Travel 0.2 miles and turn left onto Oliphant Lake Road/State Road 569.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.79589, -81.18409

Map: Lake Oliphant Pier (PDF)
Lake Oliphant Pier

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Mountain Lakes
Mountain Lakes Bank 1
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: No

Restrooms: No
Directions: From Chester, head southwest towards Carlisle on SC Hwy 72 W/SC Hwy 121 for approximately 4 miles. Turn left onto Mountain Lakes Road/State Road 171. Travel 0.4 miles and turn right on Carlisle White Road/State Road 546. Pier will be on your right.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.65662, -81.26294

Map: Mountain Lakes Bank 1 (PDF)
Mountain Lakes Bank 1

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Mountain Lakes Bank 2
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: No

Restrooms: No
Directions: From Chester, head southwest towards Carlisle on SC Hwy 72 W/SC Hwy 121 for approximately 4 miles. Turn left onto Mountain Lakes Road/State Road 171. Travel 0.4 miles and turn right on Carlisle White Road/State Road 546. Pier will be on your right.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.65934, -81.25668

Map: Mountain Lakes Bank 2 (PDF)
Mountain Lakes Pier
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: No

Restrooms: No

Handicap Accessible
Directions: From Chester, head southwest towards Carlisle on SC Hwy 72 W/SC Hwy 121 for approximately 4 miles. Turn left onto Mountain Lakes Road/State Road 171. Travel 0.4 miles and turn right on Carlisle White Road/State Road 546. Pier will be on your right.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.65652, -81.26196

Map: Mountain Lakes Pier (PDF 1.5MB)
Mountain Lakes Pier

Images: 1
Small Ponds & Reservoirs
Chester State Park Bank
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: No

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Chester, travel southwest on SC Hwy 72 W/West End Street for 2.5 miles. Turn left onto State Park Road.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.67929, -81.24096

Map: Chester State Park Bank (PDF)
Chester State Park Bank

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Chester State Park Pier
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: No

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Chester, travel southwest on SC Hwy 72 W/West End Street for 2.5 miles. Turn left onto State Park Road.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.6788, -81.24274

Map: Chester State Park Pier (PDF 1.1MB)
Chester State Park Pier

Images: 1

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