Cedar Creek State Park facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsCedar Creek State Park
IUCN Category III (Natural Monument)
Cedar Creek State Park has lakes for fishing and boating.
|Location||Gilmer, West Virginia, United States|
|Area||2,588 acres (10.47 km2)|
|Elevation||1,010 ft (310 m)|
|Named for||Cedar Creek|
|Governing body||West Virginia Division of Natural Resources|
Cedar Creek State Park is sited on 2,588 acres (1,047 ha) along Cedar Creek in Gilmer County, West Virginia, located about 4 miles (6.4 km) south of Glenville. Two of the buildings at the park are historical restorations of West Virginia's pioneer days, including a log cabin now used as the campground check-in station, and the Pine Run One Room School, an old one-room schoolhouse complete with restored school desks and potbellied stove. The schoolhouse is open for tours on Saturdays in the summer.
- 65 camping sites featuring water and electric (no full hookups)
- 2 Dump Stations are available at the camp office
- Swimming pool
- Picnic area with shelters
- 3 fishing lakes
- Paddleboat rentals
- Miniature golf
- Camp store
Accessibility for the disabled was assessed by West Virginia University. The assessment Cedar Creek State Park to be generally accessible. The 2005 evaluation found issues regarding signage in a parking lot, and also found that assistance may be needed to access the ramp to the swimming pool and a pond.
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