CampRate.com

Kanawha State Forest

Added by camprate admin

cg1-0-KanawhaStateForest-1.jpg
cg2-0-KanawhaStateForest-2.jpg

0 reviews

Located just seven miles south of Charleston, West Virginia, this forest’s close proximity to the heavily populated Kanawha Valley has made it a recreational haven. Some of the state’s most popular picnic areas are here, along with significant hiking, mountain biking, and cross-country skiing opportunities. Kanawha’s swimming pool and playground attract families during the summer season, and the fully equipped campground is one of the few in the Charleston area. The 9,300-acre forest is noted among naturalists for its diverse wildflower and bird populations. Rich cove forest sites provide nesting habitat for 19 species of wood warblers, a feature which draws birders from as far away as Canada



Email: kanawhastateforest1@earthlink.net

Phone: 304-558-3500


Amenities

  • tenting
  • store
  • swimming pool
  • fishing
  • lp gas
  • modem connection
  • pullthrus
  • sewer hookups
  • laundry
  • other swimming
  • rentals
  • pets
  • cable tv
  • lodging
  • dump station
  • recreation hall
  • boating
  • group area
  • phone hookups
  • slideouts
  • wi-fi

Directions

From I-64 in Charleston, take Exit 58A, drive south on US 119. Turn left onto Oakwood Rd. at the second stop light, (following the brown and white routing signs)go 3/4 mile and take a left before George Washington High School continuing on Oakwood Road, turn right onto Bridge Rd., and right onto Connell Rd. At the bottom of Connell, make a sharp left onto Kanawha Forest Drive, follow to the forest entrance



Weather

Rain
Tuesday 12/06/2016 100%
Rain
Rain likely. High 48F. Winds SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near an inch.
Partly Cloudy
Wednesday 12/07/2016 10%
Partly Cloudy
Partly cloudy. High 46F. Winds light and variable.
Partly Cloudy
Thursday 12/08/2016 10%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy skies early, followed by partial clearing. High around 40F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Friday 12/09/2016 0%
Mostly Cloudy
Mainly cloudy. High 34F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
Clear
Saturday 12/10/2016 0%
Clear
Sunny. High 38F. Winds light and variable.


Tell your friends


Reviews

Add Your Review

Please login to add your review.