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... 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 (exit 15 / Coopers Rock).


"We at Chestnut Ridge Park strive to provide a high quality leisure experience through our areas, facilities and programs.
We feel that this helps to enhance our visitors' physical, mental and social well being.
Our efforts will also focus on preserving an area of natural and historic value."

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

hike or bike...

Image of trail.
swim or paddleboat...

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

Image of girl with a big fish in her net.
rock climb...

Image of boy rock climbing.
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.

year round camping...

Image of RV camp site in the fall.
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
(canceled in case of severe rain)
10th Annual West Virginia
Mountain Music Concert Series
(June 27 through August 30, 20
Link to Toboggan Festival page. Link to Fishing Rodeo page. Link to concert series page.

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. Link to Padlz Canoe and Kayak Rentals.
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A Monongalia Recreation Area.