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Seneca State Forest

Seneca State Forest is a recognized dark sky location in West Virginia for stargazing and astronomy activities.


Seneca State Forest is rated Bortle Class 2.


As a U.S. state forest, dispersed camping, also known as boondocking, is permitted away from car/RV campsites. This allows you to find even darker skies. A permit may be required.

For more info, see their website. See also all dark sky places in WV.