Lake Jocassee

Dam near Scenic Hwy 11

Salem, SC 29676

Phone: (704) 382-8356

City: Salem

Region: Mountains

Lake Jocassee

Lake Jocassee is a 7,565 acre man-made lake in the South Carolina mountains. Formed by the Whitewater, Thompson, and Toxaway Rivers, it is known for its mostly undeveloped shoreline, views of the Jocassee Gorges Wildlife Management Area and surrounding mountains, and waterfalls that cascade directly into the lake. A variety of fish may be found in the clear, cold water including brown and rainbow trout, smallmouth bass, and sunfish. The lake is operated by Duke Power Company. Public access is through Devils Fork State Park.

Things to do near Lake Jocassee

Nearby Attractions

  • {{}}

You might also like:

Richard B. Russell Dam And Lake
Region: Midlands
Overlook gives a great view of the dam and the top end of Lake Thurmond. Lake Russell is a 26,650-acre impoundment on the Savannah River, perfect for all types of water s ...
Blackwater Adventures
Region: Coastal & Islands
Offers more than 30 unique, informative and scenic, zero-octane paddle tours in coastal South Carolina. From the vast, open waters of Lake Marion and Moultrie, to the pea ...
Thornhill's General Store and Lodge
Region: Coastal & Islands
Thornhill's General Store and Lodge is owned and operated by the Campbell family conveniently located 1 mile from the Santee Cooper lakes and river. We have a convenience ...
Sweetwater Lake Campground
Region: Midlands
Water and electricity. All sites lakefront! ...
Stumphole Landing - Campgrounds
Region: Midlands
Full hook-ups available; dump station on site; laundry facility; fishing pier. Bait and tackle shop. Game Room and Restaurant on-site. Some sites lake ftont. Also have v ...
Springfield Campground (Corps of Engineers)
Region: Mountains
Majority of sites located on the shores of Lake Hartwell. April 1 - October 31. Single family sites are $26 and the double sites are $52 per night. The gate opens at 7 a. ...