State: West Virginia
Address 1: PO Box 119
City: Camp Creek
Open all Year: Yes
Number of Sites: 53
Short Description: Camp Creek State Park & Forest.
Camp URL: http://www.campcreekstatepark.com/
Full Hook: Yes
Tents Allowed: Yes
Camp Creek State Park was formed from Camp Creek State Forest in 1987, when a tract of approximately 550 acres was set aside to create this recreation area. Still adjacent to the park lies Camp Creek State Forest. Consisting of nearly 5,300 acres of forest land this property is managed to demonstrate sound forest management principles through the concept of multiple-use. A hunter will find many species of game including deer, native wild turkey, ruffed grouse and a variety of small game. Camp Creek, from which these areas take their name, is one of the best stocked trout streams in the state and can offer hours of fishing enjoyment.
The park is situated just two miles off Interstate 77 at exit 20, Camp Creek State Park is an oasis for the vacationer. Whether you choose the park as a vacation site or a stop over on the way to another destination, rest assured you will find exactly what you are looking for. Surrounded by the breathtaking mountains of southern West Virginia, Camp Creek offers a chance to enjoy what state parks are all about.
Camp Creek State Park offers three separate campgrounds provide the variety campers enjoy.
Mash Fork contains 26 trailer/tent sites with electrical hookup, a heated bathhouse and two accessible sites. Camping units may be filled from water pumps before pulling onto sites. Picnic tables, grills and fire rings are at all campsites. Open year-round, but limited facilities from November 1 through April 1.
Blue Jay consists of 14 rustic tent sites. Amenities include pit toilets, water fountain, picnic tables, grills, and fire rings. Open April 1 through November 1.
A camping option is available for horseback riders and their horse. Double C Campground features access to approximately 35 miles of horseback trails. There are two, four, and six horse occupancy sites available in this area. Campers may only bring the number of horses in which their campsite stalls can accommodate. Double C Campground is open May 1 through October 31. This campground is not open from November 1 through April 30.
Camp Creek State Park offer laundry facilities and located in Mash Fork Campground bathhouse. This facility and bathhouses are open seasonally from April through November, weather dependent.