Bank & Pier Fishing Access Sites - Lexington 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.

Lake Murray
Hilton Recreation Area Bank
Parking Spaces: 10

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Chapin, travel US Hwy 76 towards Ballentine for 3.4 miles. Turn right on Wessinger Road (S-40-405) in Hilton. Continue on Wessinger Road for 3.7 miles (through one stop sign). Turn left onto Cove Launch Court. Travel dirt road to parking area ahead.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.09552, -81.32841

Map: Hilton Recreation Area Bank (PDF)
Hilton Recreation Area Bank

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Hilton Recreation Area Pier
Parking Spaces: 10

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Chapin, travel US Hwy 76 towards Ballentine for 3.4 miles. Turn right on Wessinger Road (S-40-405) in Hilton. Continue on Wessinger Road for 3.7 miles (through one stop sign). Turn left onto Cove Launch Court. Travel dirt road to parking area ahead.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.09572, -81.32829

Map: Hilton Recreation Area Pier (PDF 1MB)
Hilton Recreation Area Pier

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North Recreation Area at Lake Murray Dam Pier
Parking Spaces: 60

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes

Handicap Accessible
Directions: From Irmo, take Lake Murray Blvd/SC Hwy 60 W for 2.7 miles. Continue straight onto SC Hwy 6 E/North Lake Drive. The park will be immediately on your right.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.06382, -81.22248

Map: North Recreation Area at Lake Murray Dam Pier (PDF)
North Recreation Area at Lake Murray Dam Bank

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Saluda River
Saluda Shoals Park Pier
Parking Spaces: 35

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes

Handicap Accessible
Directions: From Irmo, take I-26 E toward exit 104. Take exit 104 Piney Grove Road and turn right. Travel 1.7 miles and turn right onto St. Andrews Road. Go 0.2 miles and take a slight left onto Bush River Road (State Road S-32-107). The park will be approximately 1.5 miles on the left.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.04638, -81.19007

Map: Saluda Shoals Park Pier (PDF)
Saluda Shoals Park Pier

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Small Ponds & Reservoirs
Gibson Pond Bank
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Lexington, take SC Hwy 6 E/S Lake Drive. Travel approximately 1 mile and turn right onto Gibson Pond Road. The destination will be in 0.5 miles.

Latitude/Longitude: 33.96928, -81.24457

Map: Gibson Pond Bank (PDF 1MB)
Gibson Pond Pier
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Lexington, take SC Hwy 6 E/S Lake Drive. Travel approximately 1 mile and turn right onto Gibson Pond Road. The destination will be in 0.5 miles.

Latitude/Longitude: 33.96907, -81.24485

Map: Gibson Pond Pier (PDF 1MB)

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