Big Rock Campground

  

Small, wooded 5 unit campground adjacent to the Cranberry River.

Located on Forest Road 76, approximately 7 miles north of Richwood, WV. 

At a Glance

Operational Hours: See Recreation Site Information.
Fees See Recreation Site Information.
Permit Info: Sites are not reservable. Sites are on a first come, first serve basis.
Usage: Medium
Restrictions:
  • Maximum length of stay is 14 days.
  • Check-out time is 2:00 p.m.
  • Dogs are permitted if on a leash at all times. Leash must be 6 ft. or shorter. Food storage order applies to pet food also.
  • Single site limit is one wheeled camping unit only, defined as motorhome or travel trailer; no more than 8 people; no more than 2 vehicles. Vehicle pulling camper or trailer is considered 1 of the 2 allowed vehicles. Tents must be contained within the campsite.
  • Vehicles must be parked on gravel or paved spur, not in the woods, grass or road. 
  • Discharging and draining gray water and black water (sewage) onto national forest lands is illegal and punishable by fines under 36 CFR 261.11(c) and 36 CFR 261.11 (d). Dump station and water fill are available in Richwood at Four Seasons Outfitter and Adventure Sports. Dump stations are also available in Marlinton. Cranberry Campground has its own dump station that is donation based.
  • Please see bulletin boards for more information.
Closest Towns: Richwood, WV
Water: Hand Pump
Restroom: 2 non-accessible vault toilets
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: More information on this campground is available through the Gauley Ranger District, 932 North Fork Cherry Rd., Richwood, WV 26261 (304) 846-2695.

General Information

Directions: From Richwood travel one mile east on State Route 39/55, then 6 miles north on Forest Road 76.

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RV Camping

Five semi-private campsites.  Sites will accommodate small campers.  Each site features a picnic table, fire ring, lantern pole, gravel parking spur and activity area. Sites are suitable for tents or small - medium size campers. There is no electric available. No dump station is available. There are two privately owned dump stations available in Richwood.

Campground Camping

Five semi-private campsites.  Each site features a picnic table, fire ring, lantern pole, gravel parking spur and activity area. Sites are suitable for tents or small - medium size campers. There is no electric available. No dump station is available. There are two privately owned dump stations available in Richwood.
 


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.296059

  Longitude : 
-80.523888