RV and Camping

West Virginia’s natural landscape and vast network of public lands provide one-of-a-kind camping opportunities across the state. Whether you’re looking to pitch a tent at the top of a mountain in one of our national or state parks or take the family on a rustic backpacking trip, there is a campsite waiting for you in West Virginia. Kick back under the stars and marvel in the beauty of Almost Heaven.

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Top Camping Destinations

Canaan Valley Resort State Park

Venture into the Allegheny Mountains to enjoy a marvelous four-season destination. The campground is open spring through fall. Enjoy one of the 34 full hook-up spots for RVs and campervans. Campers can enjoy many of the outdoor recreation possibilities from hiking, biking, fishing, golf, and more.  

Stonewall State Park Resort

Get-a-away year-round at Briar Point Campground.  Spend your days and night camping lakeside. Stonewall offers five deluxe tent sites, one larger group tent site, and full hook-up spots for RV and campervans.  You can enjoy your time on the lake or explore the rolling hills around the park on foot or by bike. 

Babcock State Park

Explore the 4,127 acres of rugged Appalachian beauty.  Babcock is most famous for the Glade Creek Grist Mill. Enjoy any of the 52 campground sites from spring through fall. Babcock accommodates tents and trailers offering electric hookups and non-electric sites. Campsites can be reserve anytime online, by phone, or at the office. 

Watoga State Park

Get lost in West Virginia’s largest state park. With over 10,000 acres, Watoga is home to 2 campgrounds with more than 80 campsites. Spend your time enjoying Watoga Lake or checking out the observation tower. If you are looking to get off the beaten path check out the numerous hiking and biking trails around the state park.

Cabwaylingo State Forest

Pitch a tent in southern West Virginia at Cabwaylingo State Forest. Cabwaylingo is home to 2 different campgrounds. There are campsites from rustic spots, tent pads, water, and electric hookups. Cabwaylingo is a great place for larger groups by offering a 100-person fully equipped group site. Cabwaylingo is located near the famous Hatfield-McCoy off-road trail systems. 

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