Elkins, West Virginia

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Elkins, West Virginia, USA

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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Camp Allegheny 304-636-1875
    200 Sycamore Street, Elkins, WV 26241
    At an altitude of 4,400 feet, this camp established by Confederate forces in July 1861, was one of the highest of the Civil War. Because of its exposed conditions,... more info  map

  • Camp Bartow 304-456-3335
    USDA Forest Service P.O. Box 67, Elkins, WV 24920
    Following the reverses at Rich Mountain and Corrick's Ford, the Confederates established Camp Bartow. On October 3, 1861 the Battle of Greenbrier River occurred,... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Cranberry Glades Botanical Area 304-653-4826
    PO Box 110, Elkins, WV 24946
    Protects the largest area of bogs in West Virginia. Bogs are acidic wetlands more commonly found in the northern areas of this country and in Canada. more info  map

  • Monongahela National Forest 304-636-1800
    200 Sycamore Street, Elkins, WV 26241
    Recreation ranges from self reliant treks in the wildernesses and backcountry areas to the challenges of mountain climbing to traditional developed site camping. There... more info  map


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