North Bend Picnic Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Wooded picnic area with tables, grills, trash cans and two accessible vault toilets. Located adjacent to the North Fork Cherry River on State Route 39/55 eight miles East of Richwood, West Virginia.

Camping is available nearby at Summit Lake Campground.

At a Glance

Permit Info: Sites are not reservable. Sites are on a first come, first serve basis.
Open Season: Beginning of April - mid-October
Usage: Light-Medium
  • Camping is prohibited in the picnic area
  • 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.
  • Please see bulletin boards for more information.
Closest Towns: Richwood, WV
Restroom: Two accessible vault toilets
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: More information on this picnic area is available through the Gauley Ranger District, 932 North Fork Cherry Rd., Richwood, WV 26261 (304) 846-2695.

General Information


From Richwood, West Virginia, travel east on State Route 39/55 approximately 8 miles.

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