695 acres of lush scenery. Hiking and picnicking areas surround the 30 acre lake. Travel Rt. 250 N to Mannington. Turn left onto Market St., go about 6 miles and cross a railroad track; travel one mile, then turn left onto a bridge; travel two miles to the lake. The lake was constructed in 1984 with a maximum depth of 26 feet and an average depth of 15 feet. Access to the lake is excellent. A paved boat ramp available, however, electric motors only are allowed. A path around the lake provides ...
MCPARC has recently acquired the Guyses Run Fishing Park near Colfax. The old Eastern, Peabody Coal property has excellent fishing opportunities and unlimited recreational potential. MCPARC along with WVU and the Marion County Commission is planning major infrastructure improvements to turn this naturally beautiful park into a top of the line community fishing park. Recent improvements include; landscaping, painting, benches, picnic tables, an ADA picnic area, grills, steps between the two fi ...
Marion County Youth Fishing Park Great Fishing For Young and Old The Marion County Youth Fishing Park is a great fishing opportunity for all the children in your life. Your kids or grand kids will love the environment and this pond is situated so that it is easy access for those little ones. All of the different species of fish are unknown however the known species in the pond are: Bass, Bluegill, Sunfish, Catfish, Hybrid Bluegill. The park is owned and operated by the Marion County Commis ...
Monongahela River - Fairmont Stream: Monongahela River Site: Fairmont Directions: 0.25 miles north of State Rt. 310 bridge in Fairmont Access Type: Ramp Access For: All Boats Ramp: Concrete Car Parking: 20 spaces
Monongahela River - Pricketts Fort Stream: Monongahela River Site: Pricketts Fort Directions: Pricketts Fort State Park north of Fairmont off Exit 139 of I-79 Access Type: Ramp Access For:All Boats Ramp: Concrete 2-Lanes Car Parking: 50 spaces Lot Type: Asphalt, Courtesy Docks, Restrooms, Lighting, Potable Water
Paw Paw Creek - Trout Stream Location:Stocked from a point a half mile upstream of Rivesville, 8 miles to Basnettville, along WV Secondary Rt. 17. Stocked once in February and once every two weeks from March through May
The rapid falls of the Tygart River, known as Valley Falls, are found here in this 1,145-acre day use park. Enjoy sunning on the large flat rocks along the river’s edge. Picnicking, fishing, hiking, mountain biking, game courts. Special attractions include whitewater rafting, kayaking and cross-country skiing. All participants must sign a waiver in the park office. Pavilions for rent. Located off I-79 Exit 137, 310 S follow signs.
West Fork River - Everson Bridge Stream: West Fork River Site: Everson Bridge Directions: Everson Bridge County Rt. 27 off US Rt. 19 six mi south of Fairmont Access Type: Carry Down Access For: Small Boats
West Fork River - Worthington Park Stream: West Fork River Site: Worthington Park Directions: Worthington City Park County Rt. 90/3 off U.S. Rt. 19 seven miles south of Fairmont Access Type: Carry Down Access For: Small Boats
Whiteday Creek - Trout Stream Stocked from 1/2 mile upstream of WV Secondary Rt. 73, near Smithtown, along WV Secondary Rt. 73/1 two miles and in an upper section from the WV Secondary Rt. 79/12 bridge upstream one mile to a point 1/4 mile below the WV Secondary Rt. 33/7 bridge. Stocked once in February and once every two weeks from March through May