Chief Logan State Park

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Chief Logan State Park

West Virginia

(304) 792-7125

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Overview

Chief Logan State Park, is in the heart of West Virginia's southern coalfields. Chief Logan State Park is four miles north of the town of Logan. The park and town share the name of the Chief of the Cayuga Tribe (also known as the Mingo tribe). This 4,000-acre park is one of the most visited in the West Virginia state park system. The park features a 25-site campground, outdoor amphitheater, and wildlife center. The recreation enthusiast can enjoy miles of hiking trails, a swimming pool with water slide, tennis, and miniature golf. Picnic shelters and playgrounds are found throughout the park.

Map of Chief Logan (WV)

Latitude, Longitude: 37.893833, -82.019314

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Activities

  • Bicycling

    Some hiking trails are recommended for mountain bike enthusiasts.

  • Camping

    Open March through November, a 26-unit campground offers full hookups (water, sewage, and electric) on 14 sites and is suitable for tents, trailers and recreational vehicles. The remaining 12 sites feature water and electric. Each site features a picnic table and cooking grill. A centrally located bathhouse provides campers with hot showers. Advance reservations are accepted in accordance with state park guidelines and policy.

  • Fishing

    Fishing is available in the park.

  • Golfing

    Contact the park for more information.

  • Hiking

    Traversing the park are 18 miles of trails that offer diverse hiking experiences from leisurely to challenging. The trails provide an excellent opportunity to enjoy the park's spring wildflowers and abundant wildlife. Some trails are recommended for mountain bike enthusiasts.

  • Picnicking

    Conveniently scattered throughout the park are secluded picnic sites for the family to enjoy, as well as, seven covered pavilions for family reunions and large gatherings. Shelters may be reserved, but are also available first-come, first served.

  • Tennis

    Contact the park for more information.

  • Water Sports

    Chief Logan State Park swimming pool is open on a daily basis from Memorial Weekend (Saturday) - Labor Day. It features a modern water slide and pool with fountain is available for the younger visitors.

Directions

Driving

Chief Logan is located in the southwestern part of West Virginia. From the North follow U.S. 119 south. Continue on U.S. 119 two miles past Chapmanville. Turn east onto Rt. 119/90 (Old Logan Road) and proceed six miles to the park entrance. From the southeast follow Rt. 10 North to the park entrance. The park is northwest of Logan.

Phone Numbers

Primary

(304) 792-7125

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