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Snake Hill Wildlife Management Area

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Monongalia County: 13 km E of Morgantown, West Virginia


Snake Hill WMA (2,000 acres) Monongalia County. Located three miles north of Dellslow and accessed by county Routes 75 and 75/2 (Snake Hill Road), this area is directly across the Cheat River from the Coopers Rock State Forest overlook. Vegetation consists primarily of oak-hickory and cove hardwoods with scattered clearings and gas well locations. Terrain ranges from gently rolling to very steep slopes in the Cheat River canyon with elevations ranging from 900 feet to 2,200 feet. Principal game species are deer, turkey, squirrel, raccoon and ruffed grouse. Camping is not permitted on the area. Owned and managed by the WVDNR.


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