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.
While still classified as a "state forest", the West Virginia Legislature has directed that the facility be managed as a state park.
The Davis Creek Road entrance to Kanawha State Forest is located at 38°16′53″N 81°38′30″W / 38.28139°N 81.64167°W (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.
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Kanawha State Forest Downhill, Rigid 29er SS
Feb 4, 2012. A Favorite Downhill at Kanawha State Forest, WV. (KSF) 29er Fully rigid single speed action~ Go Pro, Hero 2.
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having some fun at the state forest park.(just playing around)
Mountain bike Kanawha State Forest, WV wildcat 6-28-11
WV Mountain Biking, Crash Kanawha State Forest
Crash in the Rocks on pine ridge.
Mountain Bike Blackbear Kanawha State Forest, WV, Black Bear
Blackbear top to Bottom.
Kanawha State Forest Tornado tent camping 2012!
So our last night of vacation we decided to camp at Kanawha in WV. It was sunny and hot when we got there, no clouds at all. Adam was literally paying for ou...
Kanawha State Forest Middle Ridge Trail pt. 2
Mountain biking Middle Ridge Trail in Kanawha State Forest, Charleston, WV.
Picnic at Kanawha State Forest, August 28, 2010
Kanawha State Forest
An afternoon in the Kanawha State Forest. Shot with GoPro Hero2 HD.
Mountain Biking Kanawha State Forest, WV Ballard
Richard, Arden and Myself mountain biking the the Ballard trail in Kanawha State Forest. Awsome downhil. Great scenery.
Wed, 15 May 2013 15:18:06 -0700
A wide variety of specialty and theme-week programs, including geocaching in the Kanawha State Forest, drama classes with the Charleston Theatre Arts Workshop and "Amiguitos" Spanish activities will be offered in two separate but complementary camp ...
Tue, 23 Apr 2013 10:12:13 -0700
The series is staged at three state parks and other areas: Kanawha State Forest, May 4; Tu-Endie-Wei State Park, June 1; Lake Sherwood Recreation Area (Monongahela National Forest), June 19; Sandstone Visitor Center (National Park Service) July 6; and ...
Fri, 03 May 2013 22:37:22 -0700
In some respects, this may have been good, because there was not any place suitable to stock quality game fish in the Greater Charleston area, with the possible exception of the one-acre pond in Kanawha State Forest. According to Frank Jezioro ...
Tue, 07 May 2013 20:52:09 -0700
"It's like being at Kanawha State Forest," Means said. CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The little gray house sits alone beside the cul-de-sac at the far end of North Hills Drive. But assuming the Municipal Planning Commission gives its OK today, Habitat for ...
Point Pleasant Register
Sat, 27 Apr 2013 05:05:51 -0700
Kicking off the series from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., on May 4 will be an event at Kanawha State Forest near Charleston, featuring a tour led by an interpreter who will discuss the Shawnee knowledge of native plant uses, highlighting medicinal uses, edible ...
Mon, 29 Apr 2013 01:28:53 -0700
Activities are schedule May 4 at Kanawha State Forest, June 1 at Tu-Endie-Wei State Park, June 19 at Lake Sherwood Recreation Area in the Monongahela National Forest, July 6 at the National Park Service's Sandstone Visitor Center and Sept. 7 at Hawks ...
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