Bear Creek Lake State Park

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Bear Creek Lake State Park, Virginia, USA
IUCN category V (protected landscape/seascape)
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Bear Creek Lake
Location 22 Bear Creek Lake Rd., near Cumberland, VA
Coordinates 37°31′54″N 78°16′21″W / 37.53167°N 78.27250°W / 37.53167; -78.27250Coordinates: 37°31′54″N 78°16′21″W / 37.53167°N 78.27250°W / 37.53167; -78.27250
Area 326.4 acres (132.1 ha)
Established 1940
Governing body

Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation

Bear Creek Lake State Park
NRHP Reference # 12000904[1]
VLR # 024-0034
Significant dates
Added to NRHP October 31, 2012
Designated VLR September 18, 2008[2]

Bear Creek Lake State Park is a state park located in Cumberland, Virginia, United States. It is used as a recreational and camping facility that surrounds an artificial 30-acre (12 ha) lake situated in the 16,000-acre (6,500 ha) Cumberland State Forest.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Weekly list of actions taken on properties: 10/29/12 through 11/2/12". National Park Service. November 9, 2012. Retrieved November 13, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Virginia Landmarks Register". Virginia Department of Historic Resources. Retrieved 5 June 2013. 

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