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Watoga State Park
HC 82, Box 252
Marlinton, West Virginia 24954
Voice: 304-799-4087

Watoga State Park is located in the mountains of Pocahontas County just 14 miles south of Marlinton, West Virginia. The park consists of 10,100 acres filled with a multitude of recreational activities including hiking, swimming, fishing and boating. There is something for everyone to enjoy at Watoga State Park.

Located near the swimming pool is an area that features tennis, basketball, shuffleboard, croquet, badminton, volleyball, horseshoes and ping pong, all at a nominal fee. Playground equipment is also provided here as well as in both campground areas.

A seasonal naturalist plans and conducts activities to help familiarize guests with the flora and fauna the park. This program consists of slide shows, hikes, athletic events, campfires and other activities to acquaint guests not only with Watoga, but other visitors as well. Naturalist programs are offered during the summer season.

Paddle or row boat rentals are available at Watoga's 11 acre lake. Relax on a paddle boat or do some fishing. A variety of other activities are available including fishing on the nearby Greenbrier River or hiking on the Greenbrier River Trail. Hunting opportunities abound at nearby state and national forests.



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