Area(s): Gauley Ranger District, Big Rock Campground, Bishop Knob Campground, Cranberry Campground, Cranberry Glades Botanical Area, Cranberry Mountain Nature Center, Cranberry River Sites, Cranberry Wilderness, Falls Of Hills Creek, Highland Scenic Highway, Trails along the Highland Scenic Highway, North Bend Picnic Area, Summit Lake Campground, Williams River, Williams River Dispersed Camping, Woodbine Picnic Area, Marlinton Ranger District, Day Run Campground, Marlin Mountain Trails, Pocahontas Campground, Rimel Area Trails, Rimel Picnic Area, Tea Creek Campground, Tea Creek Trail System, White Sulphur Ranger District, Big Draft Wilderness, Blue Bend Recreation Area and Campground, Lake Sherwood Recreation Area and Campground, Spice Run Wilderness
Date(s): Jun 11, 2012
There is an aggresive bear at Summit Lake Campground. It is described as a large bear that doesn't have a lot of fear of people. There is also a mother bear and cubs roaming around the campground. WV Division of Natural Resources and Forest Service Law Enforcement are aware of the problem and working on it.