Day Run Campground
Located just off the Highland Scenic Highway this small developed campground is a perfect getaway for fisherman and hikers. Many of the 12 camping sites boarder the upper scenic Williams River and the campground is within walking distance of many popular trails. Each site is equipped with a wooden picnic table, lantern post, and fire ring. Several campsites also have a tent pad, although all sites are suitable for tent or trailer camping.
At a Glance
|Reservations:||All sites are on a first-come, first-serve basis.|
|Open Season:||April - end of November|
|Closest Towns:||Marlinton and Richwood, WV|
|Water:||One hand pump|
|Restroom:||Two vault toilets|
|Operated By:||Forest Service|
|Information Center:||Marlinton Ranger Station|
From Marlinton take US Route 219 north 7 miles to State Route 150, which is the Highland Scenic Highway. Turn left onto Route 150 and drive 9 miles to the Williams River Bridge turnoff, located on the left. Turn right at the stop sign onto Forest Road 86 and drive 3 miles to the intersection of Forest Road 216. Take a hard right onto Forest Road 216 and drive 1 mile to Day Run Campground.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
Campsites are suitable for tent or trailer camping.
|No. of Sites||12|
|Hookup - Water||None|
|Hookup - Sewer||None|
|Hookups - Electric||None|