Gatewood Group Campsite


This site is near Spruce Knob Lake, Spruce Knob and Seneca Creek Backcountry. There are 3 primitive group sites that are located on an old fire tower site. This is a great place to stay for accessing all of the activities around Spruce Knob and Seneca Creek. These sites have vault toilets but no water or other facilities.  Cost is $45 per night and they must be reserved to get access to the road.  


Gatewood Group Campground is located in the Spruce Knob/Seneca Rocks Recreation Area, west of Circleville, WV.  (See Google Maps below for specific directions.)


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


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


304-257-4488 (Voice &   TDD)

Web resources:

Monongahela National Forest Campground web page

Reservations Link


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