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Fork Creek Wildlife Management Area

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Boone County: 21 km SW of Charleston, West Virginia

Fork Creek WMA (7,000 acres) Boone County. The area is located one mile northwest of Nellis off county Route 2. Hardwood forest covers most of the steep slopes and narrow valleys, which provide hunting opportunities for bear, deer, turkey, squirrel, fox and raccoon. The area features a 100-yard shooting range. Campsites with vault toilets are available for a nominal fee. Owned by Island Creek Coal Corporation. Leased to and managed by WVDNR.

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