About Lakeside Marine


Lakeside Marine is a full service marine repair facility proudly serving the Clarks Hill / J. Strom Thurmond boating community since 1989! Our experienced technicians are prepared to perform any boat repair including inboard, outboard & outdrive repair or replacement. Whether it's gas, diesel, inboard, stern drive or outboard, we can provide you with reliable and affordable engine service or replacement. Our technicians will tackle any service job from a simple spring tune-up & oil change to major engine repair or re-power. We also do in house fiberglass and gel coat repair. Our boat detailing is just amazing. No task is too large or too small!


Lakeside Marine is a Full Service Marine Store. Some of our services include:

Boat Repair

Scheduled Maintenance

Motor Rebuilds




And Much More!

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J. Strom Thurmond Dam and Lake/Clark’s Hill

Thurmond Lake is one of the southeast’s largest and most popular public recreation lakes. Built by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers between 1946 and 1954, the authorized purposes are flood risk management, water quality, water supply, downstream navigation, hydropower production, fish and wildlife protection, and recreation. Each year, millions of people utilize the many public parks, marinas, and campgrounds conveniently located around the lake to pursue a variety of outdoor recreational experiences, making Thurmond one of the 10 most visited Corps lakes in the nation.

Thurmond Lake is a man-made lake bordering Georgia and South Carolina on the Savannah, Broad, and Little Rivers. The lake is created by Thurmond Dam located on the Savannah River twenty-two miles above Augusta Georgia and 239.5 miles above the mouth of the Savannah River. The lake extends 39.4 miles up the Savannah River, 29 miles up the Little River, and 6.5 miles up the Broad River in Georgia, and 17 miles up the Little River in South Carolina, at normal pool elevation, Thurmond Lake comprises nearly 71,100 acres of water with a shoreline of 1200 miles.

Fishing Guides

Ace Striper

Stripers Unlimited

Double Trouble