Chestnut Ridge Park and Campground Home Page

Header image of Harris Lake and Logo.

... in the hills of wild, wonderful West Virginia!


       Picturesque Chestnut Ridge Park & Campground is surrounded by Coopers Rock State Forest and the West Virginia University Forest, creating an outdoor recreational area of over 16,000 acres. Located just 10 miles east of Morgantown West Virginia on Interstate 68 at exit 15 / Coopers Rock.


“We at Chestnut Ridge Park strive to enrich the quality of leisure experience for the citizens and visitors of Monongalia County by providing safe, welcoming parks and open year round recreation facilities and programs. To enhance our guests’ physical, mental, & social well-being by having affordable and diverse recreation activities for people of all ages to play and learn, in order to build community and be good stewards of the environment.”

Open year round, we offer visitors a wide variety of recreational activities and events.

hike or bike...

Image of trail.
swim or pedal boat...

Image of paddle boats on Feather Lake.
fish in one of two lakes...

Image of girl with a big fish in her net.
year round camping

Image of RV camp site in the fall.
cross country ski...

Image of couple cross country skiing.
snow board or sled...

Image of kids enjoying the toboggan hill.
Image of a tent camping site.

Image of Stone Cabin in the snow. 

Events at the park....

2014 Toboggan Festival
Saturday, January 18th
2014 Kid's Fishing Rodeo
& Picnic
Saturday, April 12th
10th Annual West Virginia
Mountain Music Concert Series
(June 21 through August 30, 20
Link to Toboggan Festival page. Link to Fishing Rodeo page. Link to concert series page.

              2014 Spring Fling

For more information about these and other park activities;
follow the links to the events page, the facilities page,
click on the photos or call 304-594-1773.

Thanks to our generous sponsors!
Link to the Blue Moose Cafe. Link to Black Bear Burritos. Link to Cheat River Outfitters.
Link to Coopers Rock Climbing Guides & Mountain State Backcountry Expeditions. Link to Tailpipes Burgers and Shakes.
home lodging facilities events maps contact

© Chestnut Ridge Park and Campground. All rights reserved.
A Monongalia County Recreation Area.