Moncove Lake State Park

Gap Mills, WV

Moncove Lake State Park is tucked away among the hills on the southeastern edge of West Virginia. With all park facilities located within easy walking distance, this is the place to enjoy the simple things in life.

The campground offers 48 tent and trailer sites, 34 of which have electric hookups. There are picnic tables and fire rings with grill surfaces, drinking water, dump stations and a central bathhouse with showers. Firewood is available for purchase.

Three picnic shelters take reservations which can be made by calling the park office. There are also picnic areas for groups of varying sizes with grills and tables at each area and restroom facilities, water nearby, and two playground areas in the picnic area.

The campground is open spring through fall, weather permitting. Campsites may be reserved anytime online, by phone, or at the campground office.

The outdoor activities include camping, fishing, boating, swimming, bird watching, and hiking.

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