US Army Corps of Engineers
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Corps Announces Campground Schedule for 2015

Published April 13, 2015

HUNTINGTON, W.Va -- Campgrounds managed by the Huntington District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in portions of West Virginia, Kentucky and Virginia will begin opening for the 2013 season in April. Opening dates at Corps-managed campgrounds will vary depending on location. 

 

            The schedule of campground openings and daily fees are as follows:

West Virginia

 

                                                                                                            Fee                  Campground No.

Burnsville Lake                       304-853-2371

      ** Riffle Run                     Apr 24-Nov 29                                    $20-$30               304-853-2583

      ** Bulltown                       Apr 24-Nov 29                                    $24-$30               304-452-8006

                                              (Reservation Period May 21–Sep 6)

 

East Lynn Lake                       304-849-2355

   ** East Fork                         May 15- Oct 19                                   $16-$24               304-849-5000

                                              (Reservation Period May 15-Sep 7)

 

R.D. Bailey Lake                   304-664-3229

  * * Guyandotte                     May 18-Sep 8                                      $20-$34               Pay Phone Only

 

Summersville Lake                304-872-3412 (No pets in Battle Run)

    * Battle Run                       May 1-Oct 12                                      $20-$30               304-872-3459

                                              (Reservation Period May 22–Sep 7)

 

Sutton Lake                            304-765-2816

    * Bakers Run                      Apr 24 - Oct 19                                    $20-$30              304-765-5631

       Bee Run                           Apr 1   - Dec 8                                    $10                      304-765-2816

    * G.R. Freeman                   Apr 24 - Dec 1                                    $20-$30               304-765-7756

                                                (Reservation Period May 20–Sep 7)

 

 

 

Kentucky

 

Fishtrap Lake                          (606) 437-7496

  ** Grapevine                         May 22 -Sep 8                                    $12-$20                  (606) 437-7496

 

Dewey Lake                             (606) 789-4521                                             

       Shoreline Area 1              May 23 – Oct 18                                 $10                          (Boat-In Access)

Virginia

 

John W. Flannagan Dam & Reservoir            (276) 835-9544

    * Cranesnest                        May 15-Sep   7                                  $12-$14               No Phone

    * Lower Twin                     May 15-Sep   7                                     $12-$14               (276) 865-4773

    * Pound River                     May 15-Sep   7                                    $14-$16               (276) 926-5067

 

  ( * Electric Hook-ups Available       ** Electric/Water Hook-Ups Available)

 

Campsites may be reserved at Burnsville (Bulltown), Sutton (Gerald R. Freeman), East Lynn (East Fork) and Summersville (Battle Run) by calling the National Recreation Reservation System (NRRS) at (877) 444-6777 or Internet: recreation.gov.  Call the lakes listed for further campsite information.  No showers are available at Bee Run and Shoreline Area 1.

 

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is the largest provider of water-based outdoor recreation in the nation.  The Huntington District’s lake and river projects provide a diverse range of recreational opportunities. Visitors of all ages can enjoy traditional activities like hiking, boating, fishing, camping and hunting. For those slightly more adventurous there is flat water kayaking, whitewater rafting, mountain biking and geo-caching. Regardless of your favorite outdoor activity one thing is certain, recreation enriches people's lives. A visit to an Army Corps of Engineers recreation area can strengthen family ties and friendships; create unforgettable memories and connect people to nature in ways that will last a lifetime.

 

With more than 90 percent of our recreation areas located within 50 miles of a major metropolitan area, there is a Corps site near you. We invite you to visit us!

 

 

 

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Release no. PA 15-13