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Camping — Other Locations
There are many other spots to camp in WV, PA and MD that are not included in this site. No private campgrounds or campgrounds that are further away from Morgantown were included in this site.
The Monongahelia National Forest has many campsite locations, some with fees and facilities and some without. Here is a link to theMNF camping web page. Camping is allowed beside any national forest road as long as there is no regulation to the contrary, so while driving along on forest roads, look to the side and there are many campsites. WV, PA and MD state parks, forests and wildlife management areas all have camping opportunities. Here are links to each agencies camping web page. WV State Parks/Forests , WV Wildlife Mgnt Areas, Western PA State Parks and Forests.
There are many private campgounds around. Most cater to RV’s rather than tent camping. There are three that are near Morgantown that are worth mentioning – Sand Springs Campground is directly adjacent to Chestnut Ridge Park. Big Bear has a campground on their property. Teter’s Campground is adjacent to the American Whitewater Cheat Canyon put-in and is handy for staying overnight when boating. Here is a link to other private campgounds in WV.