Rocky Gap State Park Cabins

Rocky Gap State Park
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Plan a fun-filled holiday to Rocky Gap State Park

This park has a range of activities to suit everyone from hiking to swimming, canoeing and even gambling in the on-site casino. Rocky Gap is well known for its beautiful scenery and hiking trails. Those wanting to spend a few days here may want to consider staying in nearby Rocky Gap State Park hotels.

Best Hiking Trails in Rocky Gap State Park

There are a number of hiking trails to choose from in the Rocky Gap State Park. Depending on your fitness level you may even want to try and hike through the Rocky Gap after which the park was named. If you want to try a few of the trails you can book Rocky Gap State Park cabins and spend a few days there.

  • 1. Evitts Summit Trails

    This is the longest hike in the park and takes walkers up to the original Evitts homestead. The views at the top are lovely and the story of the homestead adds an interesting historical element. The start of the trail involves a rocky walk down into a canyon that can be tricky in wet weather. The trail is around seven miles in length and can take five to six hours of walking. You can return through Rocky Gap if you are feeling up to the climb.

  • 2. Lakeside Loop Trail

    Take a leisurely walk around the lake on this generally level trail. You will expereince amazing views across the lake and this trail can be enjoyed in all seasons. The entire trail is about 5.3 miles long.

  • 3. Canyon Overlook Trail

    This trail is just over a mile long and offers hikers amazing views of the mile-long gorge that runs through the park. The hike has steps in the very steep sections and is rated as moderate.

Great Places to Stay Near Rocky Gap State Park

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Best Family Activities in Rocky Gap State Park

This is a very family friendly park with over 250 campsites and Rocky Gap State Park cabins for those wanting to spend a few nights away from everything. Take a family vacation in the Rocky Gap State Park and let the kids explore all the available activities.

  • 1. Go swimming

    There is a lake beach close to the campsites with a maximum depth of four feet. There is a lifeguard on duty throughout the summer months. Kids can swim safely in the clear water.

  • 2. Go paddling

    Hire a canoe and explore the Lake from the water. Canoes are available for hire in summer and the Lake is large enough to provide hours of entertainment.

  • 3. Smores

    The campsite hosts Smores evenings in the warmer months. You can buy everything you need at the camp store or bring your own. Staff will light the large bonfire for the marshmallow roasting.

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