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Watoga State Park

HC 82, Marlinton, WV 24954-0252
+1 304-799-4087
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Outstanding RV Site

Great sites with plenty of room for RVs up to 40'. We had a 25' travel trailer hooked up to 30 amp... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hans N
Tucson, Arizona
via mobile
Small lake clean park

Park is great for families or anyone. Very large pool for the summer. Very clean and... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2016
Athens Ohio
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  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
3 weeks ago
“Outstanding RV Site”
6 Oct 2016
“Small lake clean park”
HC 82, Marlinton, WV 24954-0252
+1 304-799-4087
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great sites with plenty of room for RVs up to 40'. We had a 25' travel trailer hooked up to 30 amp power and stayed in the Riverside Campground in site 29 right across from the bathrooms and WIFI site. We had excellent WIFI, but...More

Thank Hans N
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Park is great for families or anyone. Very large pool for the summer. Very clean and well-maintained park. Paddle boats to rent for the lake.

1  Thank ReMuAthensOhio
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

I have stayed at this park in both the cabins and campground. I would recommend both. A wonderfully maintained CCC park.

1  Thank Robin G
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is one of the older parks in WV and a lot of work was done by the CCC. It is evident from looking around and amazing what was done in the past. There are lots of outdoors type stuff to do. Remember though there...More

Thank Annette B
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We went here on our anniversary getaway. One thing to remember is the closest place to eat or drink is 30 min away, so bring your own coffee. Beautiful place and well worth the visit. Peaceful. We saw a bear on our walk. Very cool....More

Thank Miriam03G
Reviewed 30 July 2016

If I had read all the Trip Advisor reviews, I would have know there was no longer a restaurant at the park. The online digital brochure shows that there is one. Also, be sure to ask what days the pool is open during your stay....More

Thank jjsmorris
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We made our annual pilgrimage to Watoga with our grandkids for a weeks vacation in one of the cabins. The rhododendrons were in bloom which made the park even more beautiful. The kids love the lake, paddle boats, swimming pool and playing in the stream....More

Thank hurricanemama
Reviewed 16 June 2016

My husband and I stayed at Watoga for our first year anniversary celebration. We were not disappointed. It was everything we expected and MORE! The cabins are secluded and very clean. We saw a bear with her cubs and the most tame deer I've ever...More

Reviewed 29 January 2016

Our family has been coming to Watoga since the 1950s. I was awed by the Park's nature then and I am still awed by its beauty 50-some years later. It is the perfect setting for getting out of the office and away from the city,...More

Thank BartholomewHiggens
Reviewed 4 September 2015

What a beautiful campground. We were on the river's edge with a fire pit and peaceful quiet. It was an easy 2 mile pedal to the Greenbrier River Trail access. The roads aren't suitable for cyclists but they are excellent for motorcyclists. An added bonus...More

1  Thank Adventure-gma1255
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Can you tent camp at any of the camping sites or are there designated areas just for tent camping? Are the camp sites close enough to the water to launch a kayak from your reserved camping site.
14 June 2016|
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Is there cell service in any area In the park? How much are tube rentals? Paddle boat/rowboat rentals?
23 June 2015|
Response from wvgig | Reviewed this property |
are, this is inside an area that surrounds the Greenbank Radio Telescope facility and has limited access to cell service. They recently activated a wireless network at the park headquarters where you can gain an easy, fairly... More
Is the restaurant still in business at the CCC lodge near the lake?
23 June 2015|
Response from Leigh R |
No the Restaraunt is not open anymore.