Camping — Spruce Knob Lake

Spruce Knob Lake view

Description

This site is near Spruce Knob Lake, Spruce Knob and Seneca Creek Backcountry. There are 42 sites, with 3 group sites at nearby Gatewood Group CG. This is the site to stay for accessing all of the activities around Spruce Knob and Seneca Creek.

Directions from Morgantown

take I-79 south to Weston (exit 99). Take rt. 33 east to Elkins. Continue on 33 east for 18 miles to cr-3 (Rich Mtn Rd). Turn right and go 1.7 miles to Job and then on cr-29 (Whitmer Rd) for 15 miles. At the end of cr-29, go left (east) on FR1 and FR112 to Spruce Knob Lake CG.

Travel Time: 2 1/2hr

Activities:

Camping, Backpacking, Mountain Biking, Hiking, Sight Seeing(views), Swimming Holes, Fishing, Canoeing, Cross Country Skiing

Address:

Potomac Ranger District, HC 59, Box 240, Petersburg, WV 26847, 1.5 miles south of Petersburg off Rt. 28/55

Phone/Email:

304-257-4488 (Voice & TDD)

Web resources:

Monongahelia National Forest Campground web page

ORC Resources:

Book ” The Best In Tent Camping – WV”

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