Howell Run Picnic Area

Howell Run Picnic Area

The Howell Run Picnic Area location is in Elk Garden, West Virginia
26717. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Howell Run Picnic Area facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

Po Box 247

Elk Garden
West Virginia

Phone number
304 355-2346


Campground information Elk Garden, West Virginia


The Howell Run Picnic Area is a day use facility overlooking Jennings Randolph Lake, providing a beautiful backdrop for picnicking, sightseeing and hiking. A nesting pair of bald eagles call Jennings Randolph Lake home. Bring binoculars for the lucky chance to spot a bald eagle.


At the Howell Run Picnic Area, enjoy the panoramic view of the lake.
Walk the Lakeside trail which connects the picnic area with the Shaw Beach area.


Shelter #2 is handicap accessible and has running water. It is closest to the restroom and playground equipment. The Gazebo is located in the center of the picnic area.
Shelter #1 is the first shelter as you drive in. Each shelter comfortably accommodates groups of up to 30 people in a lovely lakeside setting.

Natural Features

The Lake spans 952 acres in the rugged hills of the West Virginia Allegany Mountains.

Nearby Attractions

A mile down the road is Shaw Beach where you can enjoy swimming. The project offers facilities for hiking, fishing, biking, swimming, boating and camping.

Frequently Asked Questions About Po Box 247 Elk Garden, WV

How do I make a reservation with Howell Run Picnic Area?

To make reservations at Howell Run Picnic Area, you can call the office at 304 355-2346.

Where is Howell Run Picnic Area located?

The Howell Run Picnic Area is located at Po Box 247 in Elk Garden,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Howell Run Picnic Area have tent or RV camping?

Howell Run Picnic Area offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 304 355-2346 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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