Kumbrabow State Forest

Things to Do

Overlook on Ravens Rock trail at Kumbrabow State forestHiking

A variety of scenic trails are available for forest visitors. Certain trails lead to beautiful overlooks of the mountain terrain.

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Furnished with tables, fireplaces, drinking water and toilet facilities, numerous rustic picnic sites are provided for forest guests.

Playground equipment is located at the Meatbox picnic area.

waterfall and swimming hole at KumbrabowHunting

Deer, bear, turkey, bobcat and ruffed grouse are the most prevalent game in the forest. A state license is required for hunting which is permitted in the forest in season.


Mill Creek is a native brook trout stream whose swift cold waters provide many hours of good fishing with proper licensing.

Nearby Recreation and Attractions

Cass Scenic Railroad
Helvetia Swiss Village
Holly River State Park
Snowshoe Mountain Resort
Monongahela National Forest
Elk River Trout Fishing
WV Wildlife Center




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