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Stonewall Jackson Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (304)-269-4588 Distance: 3.45 miles

Named for Thomas Jonathan ?Stonewall? Jackson, a famous general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War, who was born on January 21, 1824, in nearby Clarksburg, West Virginia. A major recreation area is located at the Stonewall Jackson State Park which provides visitors with numerous opportunities including a 374 slip marina, picnic facilities and a 18 hole championship golf course, lodge, ca...

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Burnsville Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (304)-853-2371 Distance: 15.81 miles

There are numerous recreation opportunities at Burnsville Lake, including excellent hunting. At the Burnsville Lake Dam and the Riffle Run Campground/Day-Use/Boat Launch, you can take advantage of camping at one of sixty sites (non-reservable, electric & non-electric), take a picnic or plan a family reunion at one of the four reservable shelters. Boat rentals and storage are available at the marin...

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Sutton Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (304)-765-2816 Distance: 28.73 miles

With 40 mi of shoreline, this lake attracts fishing and boating enthusiasts. Located in the wooded hills of central West Virginia, the project office is 1 mi E of Sutton, off I-79.

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Tygart Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (304)-265-1760 Distance: 30.76 miles

Authorized by the Rivers and Harbors Act of 1935, Tygart Dam was the first of 16 flood control projects in the Pittsburgh District. Tygart has the capability to store the equivalent run off of 4.56 inches of precipitation from its 1,184 square mile drainage basin. Tygart Lake held the honor for several years as having the most concrete in any dam east of the Mississippi River with a staggering 32...

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Staunton-Parkersburg Turnpike

Phone: (304)-637-7424 Email: info@spturnpike.org Distance: 36.19 miles

Crucial in the First Campaign of the Civil War, this road now features pristine Civil War sites and charming historic towns. Hike through vast forests; fish in secluded waters; ride a wild mountain railroad. Explore this byway whose woods, small farms and beautiful mountain vistas take you back to an earlier time.

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Monongahela River - Opekiska Pool National Park

2 Activites Phone: (304)-366-4224 Distance: 42.83 miles

Provides a pool that winds through the beautiful West Virginia mountains to Fairmont where the West Fork and Tygart Rivers join to form the Monogahela

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Hildebrand Lock And Dam - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (304)-983-2300 Email: Hildebrand@usace.army.mil Distance: 45.04 miles

The Hildebrand Lock And Dam on the upper Monongahela River has a short pool that provides a scenic boat trip in both summer and fall, but no access by car.

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Monongahela National Forest Park

15 Activites Email: r9_monong_website@fs.fed.us Distance: 46.02 miles

The Monongahela National Forest comprises roughly a million acreas of National Forest System lands in West Virginia and lies within 400 miles of an estimated 96,000,000 people.  An approximate 1.3 million visitors come to the Monongahela National Forest each year.The national importance of the recreation resource of the Monongahela has been recognized through the designation of the Spruce Knob – S...

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Ohio River - Hannibal Pool National Park

1 Activites Phone: (614)-483-2305 Distance: 46.37 miles

This modern structure replaces three old wicket-type dams which served river traffic for over 70 years. Several full-size wickets and a workboat, used to operate them, are displayed at the visitor center.

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Otter Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 46.48 miles

The Otter Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 20,698 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of West Virginia. In 1975 the Otter Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age ...

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Laurel Fork South Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 48.19 miles

The Laurel Fork South Wilderness now contains a total of 5,874 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of West Virginia. In 1983 the Laurel Fork South Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude....

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Laurel Fork North Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 48.77 miles

The Laurel Fork North Wilderness now contains a total of 6,055 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of West Virginia. In 1983 the Laurel Fork North Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude....

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Morgantown Lock And Dam - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (304)-292-1885 Distance: 49.44 miles

Completed in 1950, this dam on the Monongahela River provides a 9-ft navigable channel to Hildebrand Lock & Dam.

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Ohio River - Willow Island Pool National Park

5 Activites Phone: (740)-374-8710 Distance: 49.88 miles

This facility replaced three obsolete locks & dams and provides a navigable pool 35.3 river miles to Hannibal Locks & Dam on the Ohio River.

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Cranberry Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 53.55 miles

The Cranberry Wilderness now contains a total of 47,815 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of West Virginia. In 1983 the Cranberry Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...

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Highlands Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (540)-962-2214 Email: Mailroom_R8_George_Washington_Jefferson@fs.fe Distance: 54.65 miles

This National Forest Scenic Byway weaves through a landscape of diverse vegetation, scenic views, unique geological formations and an abundance of wildlife. In addition, there are numerous historic places-the remnants of a once thriving mining community.

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Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge Park

8 Activites Phone: (304)-375-2923 Email: OhioRiverIslands@fws.gov Distance: 55.01 miles

The Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1990 to protect, conserve, and restore habitat for wildlife native to the river's floodplain. The refuge is important in conserving the "wild" Ohio within one of our nation's busiest inland waterways. Refuge islands are gradually returning to forested conditions after years of farming, oil and gas extraction, and other activities. ...

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Highland Scenic Highway National Park

Phone: (304)-846-2695 Distance: 55.32 miles

Travel through a wild and undeveloped portion of the Monongahela National Forest. Hardwood forests cover rolling, mountainous terrain capped by dark spruce at high elevations. Traverse a narrow and steep-walled valley with views of clear mountain streams. Sights include Cranberry Glades Botanical Area, Summit Lake, and Falls of Hills Creek.

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Point Marion Lock And Dam - Monongahela River National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-725-5289 Distance: 55.91 miles

These structures provide a navigation channel for commercial and recreation traffic on the Monongahela River from Pittsburgh to the Opekiska Lock & Dam and Morgantown, WV. From Pittsburgh, follow PA 837 S to observe life on the "Mon" River.

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Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (304)-866-3858 Email: fw5rw_cvnwr@fws.gov Distance: 56.22 miles

Canaan Valley, at an altitude of 3,200 feet, is 14 miles long and 3 miles wide, and the highest valley of its size east of the Rocky Mountains. Climate and habitats are typical of areas much further north, and the plants and animals are unusual for the latitude. Many Valley species are at or near the southernmost edge of their ranges. Drained by the Blackwater River and its tributaries, Canaan ...

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Friendship Hill National Historic Site

Rank: 294 3 Activites Email: kitty_seifert@nps.gov Distance: 58.75 miles

Albert Gallatin is best remembered for his thirteen year tenure as Secretary of the Treasury during the Jefferson and Madison administrations. In that time he reduced the national debt, purchased the Louisiana Territory and funded the Lewis & Clark exploration. Gallatin's accomplishments and contributions are highlighted at Friendship Hill, his restored country estate.

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Dolly Sods Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 60.70 miles

The Dolly Sods Wilderness now contains a total of 17,371 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of West Virginia. In 1975 the Dolly Sods Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of...

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Summersville Lake National Park

12 Activites Phone: (304)-872-3412 Distance: 61.04 miles

Noted for its spectacular cliffs and white water on the Gauley River. Near Carnifex Ferry Battlefield State Park, a Civil War battlefield. On WV 129 at Mt. Nebo, 3 mi W of US 19.

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Gray's Landing Locks And Dam National Park

1 Activites Phone: (724)-583-8304 Email: GraysLanding@usace.army.mil Distance: 63.69 miles

Grays Landing Lock and Dam replaced Lock and Dam 7. It consists of one lock chamber and a fixed-crest dam.

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Big Draft Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 64.79 miles

The Big Draft Wilderness now contains a total of 5,144 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of West Virginia. In 2009 the Big Draft Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "....

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