Elk Forest, West Virginia

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Elk Forest
Unincorporated community
Elk Forest is located in West Virginia
Elk Forest
Elk Forest
Elk Forest is located in the US
Elk Forest
Elk Forest
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 38°23′22″N 81°35′35″W / 38.38944°N 81.59306°W / 38.38944; -81.59306Coordinates: 38°23′22″N 81°35′35″W / 38.38944°N 81.59306°W / 38.38944; -81.59306
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Kanawha
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Elk Forest is a residential community out Elk Forest road, which turns off U.S. Route 119 in Kanawha County West Virginia. Originally built in the late 1950s-early 1960s, it is a part of Mink Shoals, originally willed for development by Amanda Pitzer at her death, now buried at a small cemetery across the road from Elk Forest along Ventura Acres Rd.It is directly opposite Dutch Road which is a part of the Old German Settlement at Mink Shoals.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Coleman's Atlas and Gazeteer