Spruce Knob Lake


Spruce Knob Lake area has two local hiking trails that provide access to the surrounding forest and countryside.  There is a one-mile trail around the lake itself that allows for fishing access and a great view of the lake.  The other trail is Gatewood Trail.  It is a 3 mile loop to the east of the lake.  


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


Camping,   Backpacking,   Mountain 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)


Book:   “Monongahela National Forest Hiking Guide”

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