LoConte Family Field
The LoConte Family Field, completed in September 2015, was the first addition to the Snow Outdoor Fitness and Wellness Complex.
  • New home to the CORE program, it houses two academic classrooms, as well as areas for boat and equipment storage, bike repair, adventure trip resources and rentals
  • Hybrid design elements include southern yellow pine, cross-laminated timber that was first tested and developed through Clemson’s Wood Utilization + Design Institute
  • Size — 16,500 square feet
  • Construction — February through November 2019
  • Multi-use recreational synthetic turf surface accommodates intramural and club sports, including field hockey, flag football, lacrosse, rugby and soccer
  • Size — 100,000 square feet
  • Construction — June through September 2015
  • Multi-use recreational synthetic turf surface accommodates intramural and club sports, including field hockey, flag football, lacrosse, rugby and soccer
  • Size — 140,000 square feet
  • Construction — July 2018 through January 2019
  • Enhancement and beautification for lakefront
  • Multi-use recreational grass field space below LoConte
  • Running trails
  • Softball fields
  • POSSESSION AND CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ON THESE PREMISES IS PROHIBITED. VIOLATORS ARE SUBJECT TO REMOVAL AND/OR LEGAL ACTION.
  • No lifeguard on duty. Swim at your own risk.
  • No glass allowed on the beach.
  • Fires by permit only. Permits issued by Campus Recreation and the Clemson University Fire Department.
  • All persons in kayaks, canoes and sailboats must wear Coast Guard approved personal flotation devices.
  • Overnight camping by permit only. Permits issued by Campus Recreation.
  • No diving — feet first entry only.
  • Pack it in, pack it out — trash must be taken with you.
  • Pets must remain on a leash at all times.
  • Reservations for fields, beach area and picnic area can be made here.
  • Cars and RVs may be parked on site during football game days; click here for more information.
  • Emergency phone located at the beach area, near the clubs area and in the graveled parking lot.
  • In case of emergency: Dial 911 or call Clemson University Police Department at 864-656-2222.
  • Physical address: 275 YMCA Circle, Seneca, SC 29678

  • Primary Architect — Cooper Carry
  • Primary Contractor — Sherman Construction
  • Subcontractors
    • A3 Communications (cameras, card readers, security)
    • Advanced Fire Protection
    • Allcon Roofing
    • Bunnell Lammons Engineering (inspections – LoConte Family Field)
    • Britt, Peters & Associates (structural)
    • Carolina Power (electrical)
    • Crenshaw Asphalt & Paving, Inc.
    • East Coast Stormwater Inspections
    • H+H Concrete
    • IB X-Lam (cross-laminated timber product)
    • J. Davis Construction (LoConte Family Field)
    • LKN Mechanical, Inc.
    • Land Planning Associates, Inc. (engineering and design – LoConte Family Field)
    • Medallion Athletics Products (synthetic turf)
    • Minimal Impact Engineering (cross-laminated timber installation)
    • Musco (field lighting)
    • Palacio Collaborative (cost estimating)
    • Pattern R+D (sustainability)
    • RMF Engineering, Inc. (mechanical, electrical and plumbing)
    • Satterfield Woodworking
    • Seamon Whiteside + Associates (civil)
    • SteelFab, Inc.
    • Tharp Plumbing, LLC
    • Young Office (furniture)