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North Bend State Park

202 N Bend State Park, Cairo, WV 26337-6744
+1 304-643-2931
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Lovely Park and Fun Quest

We visited North Bend State Park to do a "Quest", which is a program that the park is offering... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
A hidden gem that deserves to be much better known

I was flying blind when I reserved our stay at North Bend State Park. I had never been there, and I... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Collingswood, New Jersey
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This 2,400-acre park includes a lodge, deluxe cabins, campgrounds, full-service restaurant, 305-acre lake for fishing, kayaking and canoeing and the North Bend Rail Trail with hiking and biking. Also outdoor pool(seasonal), picnicking, nature center and special events. Free high-speed wireless internet throughout the lodge.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“rail trail” (21 reviews)
“nature center” (7 reviews)
“small towns” (3 reviews)
202 N Bend State Park, Cairo, WV 26337-6744
+1 304-643-2931
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

We visited North Bend State Park to do a "Quest", which is a program that the park is offering. Our quest was kayaking, which we hadn't done before. The Quest included an overnight stay at the Lodge, Kayaking instruction and rental of kayaks and related...More

Thank MK W
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I was flying blind when I reserved our stay at North Bend State Park. I had never been there, and I had never heard of anyone who had been there. My wife and I were attracted to it by the availability of hiking, kayaking, and...More

1  Thank collingswoodtraveler
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Such a nice park! We spent the night at the lodge, they room had everything we needed. There was a hair dryer, coffee maker, iron, ironing board, small refrigerator, extra towels and of course shampoo with special soaps, lotion and conditioner made in WV. I...More

Thank Connie F
Reviewed 31 July 2017

North Bend is an excellent (hidden) gem in West Virginia. You can relax, hike, swim, and camp. They have a great Quest program where you pick outdoor activities (such as hiking, kayaking, canoeing, geocaching, etc.), and a guide will lead you and teach you. Well...More

Thank TJ43528
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I love going out to this park with family and friends. There is always something new each time we visit.

Thank Goat_Roper2017
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Older yes, but maintained well and offers most of what people go to a rural park for.... camping, swimming, fishing, trails and enjoying nature in a true county setting. They have campsites as well as cabins and a lodge for those less inclined to camp....More

Thank Annette B
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We stayed in Cokely Campground and love it. It is a sunny campground with large sites that have electric and water. The bathrooms are very clean and even decorated to feel like home. Great viewing of starts in the evening. The other campground has a...More

1  Thank Karen B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

So much to do at this tucked away park. Historical tunnels on the bike trail are amazing. Quiet town to the side if you decide you want to get back to civilization for a bit.

Thank SummeroundHere
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful and tranquil setting! The park administration does a nice job of hosting many different events here. There are trails to hike, fish to catch and camp fires to enjoy. The lodge is a good place to eat & hang out for a...More

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Our room was available early, great location, nice atmosphere, gift store and wonderful views. I loved t h e handmade soaps and shampoo. Very clean and a fr I endless staff

Thank kndr1978
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16 January 2018|
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Response from MK W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, folks did have their own kayaks and we saw people fishing.
John K
18 February 2017|
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Response from 600Jenn57 | Reviewed this property |
Lodge and cabin showers are great!
6 April 2016|
Response from VisitParkersburg | Property representative |
Yes! North Bend State Park as several nice cabins, along with a lodge and lots of camping. It's best to reserve cabin space early - as it goes quickly in the summer months.