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Worth Mountain

Masterplan Update:

The Worth Mountain Master Plan was unanimously approved by York County Council at its meeting on December 19, 2022.  See the Council Resolution and master plan:

Worth Mtn Resolution

Worth Mtn Master Plan

The Worth Mountain property, located in Western York County, South Carolina, formerly referred to as the Thurmond property or the Dalton property, contains approximately 1,647 acres with more than two miles of frontage on the Broad River. The property contains a fairly significant network of roadbeds, paths, a trail that leads to the top of Worth Mountain, and accessibility to the Broad River.

Let's Take A Look

Here is an aerial view of our beautiful park.

Worth Mountain broad river access picture

  Worth Mountain sign

In April 2001, York County granted a conservation easement to the Nation Ford Land Trust in order to protect the Worth Mountain property from future development and certain prohibited activities.  

Worth Mountiain barn

York County opened the Worth Mountain public boat ramp located at 2165 Daltons Landing Road, Hickory Grove, SC; in the same area as the Dove Hunting Fields. Water enthusiasts will follow the one-mile gravel road to the ramp.

boat ramp 1 

boat ramp

York County has entered into a lease agreement with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) to manage the property and to provide recreational opportunities associated with hunting and fishing. York County maintains the road and boat ramp; however, SCDNR maintains the remainder of the property.

Learn more about Worth Mountain from the below websites:

Old English District

SCDNR and SCDNR Public Lands

SC Trails

Paddle SC

  1. Worth Mountain

    Physical Address
    1580 Worth Mountain Road
    Hickory Grove, SC 29717

    Boat Ramp Address:
    2165 Daltons Landing Road, Hickory Grove, SC

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