Spruce Knob Lake Campground

  

Spruce Knob Lake Campground is located west of Spruce Knob, the highest point in West Virginia.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: See Recreation Site Information.
Fees There is a fee for camping. See Recreation Site Information.
Permit Info: Reservations can be made online or by calling (877) 444-6777.

Campsites 1, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, and 31 are not reservable and are on a first-come, first-served basis. Please check in with campground host upon arrival.
Usage: Light
Restrictions:
  • Maximum length of stay is 14 days.
  • Swimming is not permitted in Spruce Knob Lake.
  • Secure food and trash from bears and racoons.
Closest Towns: Whitmer, WV
Water: Solar powered water pump for drinking water is available
Restroom: Ten accessible vault toilets are located in the area
Operated By: Concessionaire: American Land and Leisure (304) 567-3082
Information Center: For more information on this campground call the Potomac Ranger District, HC 59, Box 240, Petersburg, WV 26847 (304)257-4488, extension 0, or American Land and Leisure at (304) 567-3082

General Information

Directions:

From Riverton, WV, take US Route 33 south 2 miles to Briery Gap Road (County Road 33/4). Turn right onto Briery Gap Road. Go 2 miles to Forest Road 112, turn right and continue for 13.5 miles. Turn right on Forest Road 1. The campground is 1/2 mile on the right.

From Elkins, WV, take US Route 33 to County Route 29. Turn right onto County Route 29, and travel south 19.4 miles to Forest Road 1. Turn left and proceed on Forest Road 1 for 2.5 miles.


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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

There is one loop with 28 single campsites, 2 double campsites, and 12 walkin sites.  Each site   (with the exception of walkin sites) includes a picnic table, fire ring, grill, lantern holder, and a tent pad. Walkin sites are tent only and parking area is located approximately 75 feet away from the campsite.

General Info:

General Notes:

The nearest telephone or store is in Whitmer, WV.
No dump station is available.


RV Camping

Single and double site parking spurs will accomodate a camping trailer.
No. of Sites30
Hookups - ElectricNone
Dump StationsNone

Group Camping

Group Camping Located at nearby Gatewood Campground

Hookups - ElectricNone

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.707380
  Longitude : 
-79.588260