Lake Sherwood

Lake Sherwood

The Lake Sherwood location is in White Sulphur Spring, West Virginia
24986. 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 Lake Sherwood facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

1079 Main Street East

White Sulphur Spring
West Virginia

Phone number


Campground information White Sulphur Spring, West Virginia


Lake Sherwood Recreation Area is a complete family destination offering a wide variety of activities and camping options. Standard, tent-only and group camping facilities are perched along Lake Sherwood, the largest lake in the Monongahela National Forest.

Swimming beaches, a picnic area, boat ramp and several hiking trails are among the features of the area.


Anglers seek tiger muskie, channel catfish, bullhead, bluegill and
largemouth bass. Boating is a big draw as well.

Hikers have the option of exploring Lake Sherwood Trail, Upper Meadow Trail, Meadow Mountain Trail and Meadow Creek.


Each campsite has a parking spur, tent pad, picnic table, fire ring and lantern post. Showers are accessible.

All camping areas are served by restrooms with running water, flush toilets, hot showers and electricity (available during the summer season only). In the spring and fall, vault toilets and a hand pump well are available.

The parking aprons are gravel and some are up to 20 feet wide. No electrical, sewage or water hook-ups are available, but there is a dump station on-site.

Other amenities include a playground, picnic shelters and volleyball courts.

Natural Features

At an elevation of 2,600 feet, Lake Sherwood spans 156 acres. The recreation area is part Monongahela National Forest, which comprises about a million acres of forest in West Virginia, and attracts 1.3 million visitors each year.

A variety of animals make their home here, including black bear, coyote, wild turkey, white-tailed deer, red and gray fox, bobcat, fisher, otter and mink.

Nearby Attractions

The Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia is a 15 minute drive. The West Virginia State Fair, held in August each year, is located 30 minutes away in Lewsiburg, West Virginia.

Frequently Asked Questions About 1079 Main Street East White Sulphur Spring, WV

How do I make a reservation with Lake Sherwood?

To make reservations at Lake Sherwood, you can call the office at .

West Shore Loop (campsites 1-26) $20/night; $40/night for double site.
Pine Run Loop (campsties 27-61) $20/night
Meadow Creek Loop (campsites 62-97) $20/night
Cales Knoll Loop (campsites 98-108) $16/night. Cales Knoll is tent only and is not reservable
Group Camping $100/night
Picnic Shelter $50/day; this permits one vehicle a parking pass at no additional cost, all other in party must pay the $5/day day use pass upon entry
Note: West Shore Loop is the only camping loop open in Spring and Fall and sites are not reservable during this time. Call to find status of these sites.

Where is Lake Sherwood located?

The Lake Sherwood is located at 1079 Main Street East in White Sulphur Spring,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Lake Sherwood have tent or RV camping?

Lake Sherwood offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at to make sure things haven’t changed.

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