Bank & Pier Fishing Access Sites - Darlington 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 Darpo
Lake Darpo Bank
Parking Spaces: 20

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Darlington, take US 52 BUS N/N Main Street for 3 miles. Continue onto US 401 N/US 52 N for 8.8 miles. Turn left onto Lake Darpo Road. Travel 0.4 miles and you will be entering the access area.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.45964, -79.8815

Map: Lake Darpo Bank
Lake Darpo - Bank

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Lake Darpo Pier
Parking Spaces: 20

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Darlington, take US 52 BUS N/N Main Street for 3 miles. Continue onto US 401 N/US 52 N for 8.8 miles. Turn left onto Lake Darpo Road. Travel 0.4 miles and you will be entering the access area.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.45908, -79.88108

Map: Lake Darpo - Pier
Lake Darpo - Pier

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Prestwood Lake
Lawton Park Pier
Parking Spaces: 35

Picnic Shelter: Yes

Restrooms: Yes
Directions: From Darlington, take SC Hwy 151 North for 3.7 miles. Take a slight right onto SC 151 ALT N/S 4th Street and travel 3.9 miles. Turn left onto E Carolina Avenue and travel 0.2 miles. Turn right onto N 5th Street. Travel 0.6 miles and turn left on Lanier Drive. Travel 0.1 mile and turn left onto Prestwood drive. Access will be on your right.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.38251, -80.07969

Map: Prestwood Lake, Lawton Park - Pier
Lawton Park - Pier

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Small Ponds & Reservoirs
Dargan's Pond Bank
Parking Spaces: 20

Picnic Shelter: No

Restrooms: No
Directions: From I-95, take exit 170 SC 327 N/N Williston Road. Travel north on N Williston Road/SC 327 for 1.5 miles. The road will continue as Georgetown Road for 1.1 miles. Then turn left on the dirt road. Travel 0.3 miles. The road deadends at Dargan's Pond.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.29719, -79.72211

Map: Dargan's Pond Bank
Dargan's Pond Bank

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Dargan's Pond Pier
Parking Spaces: 20

Picnic Shelter: No

Restrooms: No

Handicap Accessible

Directions: From I-95, take exit 170 SC 327 N/N Williston Road. Travel north on N Williston Road/SC 327 for 1.5 miles. The road will continue as Georgetown Road for 1.1 miles. Then turn left on the dirt road. Travel 0.3 miles. The road deadends at Dargan's Pond.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.2964, -79.72221

Map: Dargan's Pond Bank
Dargan's Pond Pier

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Darlington Pond Bank
Parking Spaces: 5

Picnic Shelter: No

Restrooms: No
Directions: From Hartsville, take SC Hwy 102/Patrick Hwy towards Patrick. Travel 4.9 miles and turn right onto E Old Camden Road. Travel 3.4 miles and turn left onto a dirt road (at the edge of a farm). Travel down this road and veer right. The pond will be on your left.

Latitude/Longitude: 34.4886 Y: -79.97496

Map: Darlington Pond Bank (PDF)
Darlington Pond Bank

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