campus beach and recreation area
Adjacent to Lake Hartwell, Clemson's Campus Beach and Recreation Area provides a unique opportunity for students to enjoy both water and beach activities just a few minutes from the main campus. The Campus Beach and Recreation Area is an ideal site for outdoor recreational activity and offers the Clemson community the opportunity to enjoy this area year-round from sunrise to sunset seven days a week.
Several clubs call the Campus Beach and Recreation Area home, including the sailing and water ski clubs. Clemson's Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE) program is also housed at the beach with free day rentals available for canoes and kayaks. Click here for CORE's website and more information.
Find us at 275 YMCA Circle, Seneca, SC 29678.
We are looking forward to beginning reservations for the 2015 Clemson Football season! In order to make the reservation system more efficient, we have plans to move to a one-stop online process. We will send you updates as they come and keep you informed of how to proceed with reserving your space for the upcoming football season.
Starting July 1st, we plan to move forward with season pass reservations. Single game reservations will be accepted beginning July 29th. We have created a "Football Parking Listserv" for up-to-date information throughout the year. Please click HERE to add/delete yourself from this listserv.
Join us for Football season! A shuttle service is provided to and from the stadium for all those parking at the Campus Beach & Recreation Area. There are 63 RV sites for those wanting to camp the Friday before and stay Saturday night after the game. RVers can reserve sites for the season or on a single game basis. Once the RV sites are full, limited overflow parking is available, but not until gates open on Saturday. Water is available for RVs upon arrival, but NO power is provided - RVs must be self contained. Season passes for general parking are also available.
We are the place for your next Clemson football tailgate! No membership or season ticket purchase is required. We welcome any out of town groups, alumni associations, or just a group of friends wanting to get together for some football fun. The Outdoor Fitness and Wellness Center can accommodate up to 4 large groups at a time. Each field reservation allows parking for 1 bus or 5 cars. Any additional buses or cars will have to pay the regular parking price. Please see the our < Facility and Event Reservation Guide for more information on all Campus Recreation's large group football tailgating spaces. To request space, please submit a Football Tailgate Reservation Request Form.
All Day Field Reservation (2 available) - $250
All Day Tent Reservation (includes 1/3 field price) - $500
Waterfront Area - $75/hour for affiliate; $100/hour for non-affiliate.
No refunds on game day reservations.
Reservations are accepted for RV Season Pass, RV/Bus Single Game, Car Season Pass, Car Single Game.
Reservations will be taken in a one-stop online process beginning this season! Instructions coming soon!
Proposed 2015 Rates:
RV Season Pass — $1000
RV Single Game Pass — $200
Car Season Pass — $100
Car Single Game Pass — $20
No refunds on game day reservations.
General parking at the University Beach is open at 6 a.m. for noon games and 8 a.m. for all other games. First-come, first-served.
Begins at least 3 hours prior to kickoff.
Discontinues from kickoff to half time.
Resumes operation from half-time until 1 hour after the game ends.
Sept. 5: Wofford College
Sept. 12: Appalachian State
Oct. 3: Notre Dame
Oct. 10: Georgia Tech
Oct. 17: Boston College
Nov. 7: Florida State
Nov. 21: Wake Forest
275 YMCA Circle
Seneca, SC 29678
Interested in hosting a company picnic, birthday party, class reunion, etc. at the Campus Beach and Recreation Area?
Private groups can reserve the picnic shelter or individual fields for an affordable rate. We will work with you to make sure your event is a special time to be remembered for years to come! For more information and rates, please visit our Reservations and Rentals page.
Amenities Available for Use:
Picnic Shelter and Tables
Sand Volleyball Court
Rowing Boat Docks
Disc Golf Course (view map) - scorecards available in CORE office.
Areas designated "CU Recreation Area" apply to the Campus Beach and Recreation Area.
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