$17 - $65 / night

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Seneca Shadows

28 Reviews

About This Campground

National Forest

Seneca Shadows Campground overlooks Seneca Rocks and is surrounded by mountains on both the east and west. Hiking and nature study at Seneca Rocks are just a couple of the popular activities in the area. The North Fork South Branch Potomac River is nearby, making fishing a popular pastime. Two…

Fee Info

For Standard Electric sites, there is a $8 electric attribute fee in addition to the site use fee of $22 to $36.

Reservation Info

Reservations can be made by visiting Recreation.gov. Reservations must be made 4 days ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 months in advance for standard sites or 12 months in advance for group sites.

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  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
  • Verizon
  • AT&T
  • T-Mobile

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Group


For Campers

  • Market
  • ADA Access
  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Water Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites
  • Big Rig Friendly


28 Reviews of Seneca Shadows

Ratings Breakdown

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Alex M.
Reviewed Aug. 11, 2022


I stayed here for a single night while I was exploring West Virginia, but I wish I had stayed longer. This is one of the most beautiful campgrounds I've ever seen.

The front section of Seneca Shadows isn't all that interesting. There are standard sites here with gravel pads, water, and…

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Month of VisitAugust
Reviewed Jun. 10, 2022

can’t wait to return

Seneca Shadows has the best campground managers I’ve come across: friendly and helpful without being intrusive. Clean campground with amazing views and easy access to some of the most beautiful spots in WV. We lucked out and showed up on a mostly empty week (arrived on a Monday), and got the…

Month of VisitJuly
Jon C.
Reviewed Jun. 1, 2022

Clean, well maintained, accommodating

Very clean and well kept campground. Camp hosts were very helpful and would visit to see if guest needed anything. A general store was just down the road in case of resupply. Could walk to Seneca Rocks from the campground. Centrally located to various attractions: Spruce Knob & Seneca Creek…

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Month of VisitJune


Seneca Shadows is located in West Virginia


From Elkins WV, take US 33 east 34 miles. Turn right into the campground. From Petersburg, WV, take State Hwy 28 south 22 miles. Turn right into the campground. From Franklin, WV, take US 33 west 24 miles. Turn left into the campground.


38.33817196 N
79.44449118 W

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