Kanawha State Forest
|Kanawha State Forest|
|West Virginia State Forest|
Kanawha State Forest sign
|Elevation||741 ft (225.9 m)|
|Area||9,300 acres (3,763.6 ha)|
|Owner||West Virginia Division of Natural Resources|
|Nearest city||Charleston, West Virginia|
|Wikimedia Commons: Kanawha State Forest|
|Website: Kanawha State Forest|
Kanawha State Forest is a 9,300-acre (38 km2) recreation area located near the community of Loudendale, West Virginia, which is about 7 miles (11 km) from downtown Charleston, West Virginia, United States. It is managed by the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources.
The Davis Creek Road entrance to Kanawha State Forest is located at (38.28133, -81.64169).
Recreational facilities include overnight camping, picnicking, hiking, a public shooting-range, mountain biking, cross-country skiing and a swimming pool and playground. Several geocaches are located in the forest.
- "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
- "West Virginia State Parks and Forests Geocaching". West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2013-01-12.
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