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 Summersville Lake 

West Virginia's largest lake, Summersville Lake is an outdoor recreation destination for thousands of anglers, boaters, and campers in summer, while its margins of cliff and forest attract hikers, hunters, and rock climbers year round. Its remarkably clear waters also attract scores of scuba divers when its depths have warmed. Its swimming beach is a popular destination for families with young children. In summer, at maximum elevation, Summersville Lake affords more than 2,790 acres of surface area for recreation. Summersville Lake, near Summersville, WV, is one of several man-made lakes in the New River Gorge region.

Campground cove at Summersville Lake
Campground cove at Summersville Lake

RVs at Battle Run Campground
RVs at Battle Run Campground

Swimming beach from Battle Run Campground
Swimming beach from Battle Run Campground

Summersville coves from Battle Run Dike No. 2
Summersville coves from Battle Run Dike No. 2

Swimming Beach near Battle Run Campground
Swimming Beach near Battle Run Campground

Looking north from Summersville Dam
Looking north from Summersville Dam

Summersville Lake Marina in June 2010
Summersville Lake Marina in June 2010

Mountain Lake Campground HQ
Mountain Lake Campground HQ

Dive Shop at Summersville Lake Marina
Dive Shop at Summersville Lake Marina

Brock's Bridge (WV-39) over Summersville Lake
Brock's Bridge (WV-39) over Summersville Lake

Bridge on Muddlety Creek Trail
Bridge on Muddlety Creek Trail

Salmon Run Boat Launch
Salmon Run Boat Launch

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