Numerous picnic sites and three shelters are provided for the enjoyment of forest visitors. These sites offer tables, grills, drinking water and toilet facilities. The shelters may be reserved by calling the forest office at 304-594-1561, Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Nearly 50 miles of trails wind through the forest.
One of our more popular trails, Henry Clay Iron Furnace Trail takes you on a trip back in time as you round the last bend of the trail you find a huge stone structure used for producing iron in the 1800's it is located in a grassy glade in an otherwise undisturbed forest.
Children's playgrounds are located in the campground and at various picnic areas.
Properly licensed individuals are welcome to hunt or fish in-season, in specified areas.
No hunting zones surround all forest recreational facilities.
Lakeview Golf Resort and Conference Center
West Virginia University
Swimming and boating on Cheat Lake