Bishop Knob Campground

  

Campsites 40 and 41 at Bishop Knob

A 60-unit wooded, semi-primitive campground centrally located on a ridgetop between the Cranberry and Williams Rivers. 

Located off Forest Road 101 in Webster County. Approximately 13 miles from Richwood, WV and 3 miles from Dyer, 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.
Closest Towns: Dyer, WV and Richwood, WV
Water: Hand Pump in each loop
Restroom: Four 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 east on State Route 39/55 to Forest Road 76 for 6 miles north to Forest Road 81. Follow Forest Road 81 for 6 miles to Forest Road 101.

From Dyer, go east on State Route 46 to Forest Road 101. Follow Forest Road 101 3 miles to the campground.


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Campground Camping

There are two loops with 48 single campsites and 6 double sites.  Each site features a picnic table, fire ring, lantern pole, gravel parking spur, and an activity area. There is no electric available.  No dumpstation available at Campground.  There are two privately owned dump stations in Richwood, WV.

RV Camping

Sites will accommodate up to 40 ft. RV.  There are two loops with 48 single campsites and 6 double sites. Each site features a picnic table, fire ring, lantern pole, gravel parking spur, and an activity area. There is no electric available.  No dumpstation available at Campground. There are two privately owned dump stations in Richwood, WV.


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Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.337760
  Longitude : 
-80.489680