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  • Corps Campgrounds set to open in Kentucky and Virginia

    HUNTINGTON, WV. (May 27, 2020) – The campgrounds in Kentucky and Virginia managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, will reopen June 11, 2020, in alignment with states phased reopening plan.
  • Burnsville Lake Closed to Boating

    Beginning tomorrow, May 15, Burnsville Lake will be closed to boating until waterline repairs are made. Another posting will be made when the lake reopens. The waterline supplying recreational facilities on the Bulltown end of Burnsville Lake extends from the dam to Bulltown and is routed under water in the lake. The line is weighted to securely hold it in the original river channel.
  • Corps Opens Campgrounds in West Virginia

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, has released its West Virginia campground schedule for 2020. Following the Governor of West Virginia campground operating guidelines ( ), only West Virginia residents will be permitted to enter campgrounds until further notice. If you currently have a camping reservation and are not a West Virginia resident please do the following: Cancel your reservation dates on through June 9, 2020. All reservation fees for cancelled days will be automatically refunded.
  • Huntington District to close additional day use recreational areas

    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - In the interest of public safety due to COVID-19 concerns, and in accordance with Center for Disease Control recommendations, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Huntington District will be closing these additional Corps-managed day use recreational areas.
  • Army Corps of Engineers waives day use fees at recreation areas on Veterans Day

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will waive day use fees for veterans, active and reserve component service members, and their families at the more than 2,400 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide on Veterans Day, November 11.
  • Corps Announces Changes to Recreation Day Use Fees

    Changes are being made to recreation day use fees charged at boat ramps and swimming beaches managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District. The fee for a Corps annual pass to use these facilities will also change.
  • Corps of Engineers Now Issuing ‘America the Beautiful’ Federal Recreation Passes

    America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands Interagency Passes are now available at 10 lake offices managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District.
  • Huntington District Announces 2016 Campground Schedule

    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 2016 season in April. Opening dates at Corps-managed campgrounds will vary depending on location.
  • Group Picnic Shelter Reservation Fee Increases for 2016

    The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, announces that it will be increasing the fees to make reservations for group picnic shelters for dates in 2016. These increases do not apply to any reservations dates in 2015.
  • Meldahl Recreation Facilities Temporary Fishing Access Reopens

    Huntington, W.Va. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District announces the reopening of a temporary fishing access at the recreation area downstream of the Meldahl Locks and Dam on the Kentucky side of the Ohio River.