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map showing location of kanawha state forest to charlestonFrom I-64 in Charleston, take Exit 58A, drive south on US 119. Turn left onto Oakwood Rd. at the second stop light, (following the brown and white routing signs)go 3/4 mile and take a left before George Washington High School continuing on Oakwood Road, turn right onto Bridge Rd., and right onto Connell Rd. At the bottom of Connell, make a sharp left onto Kanawha Forest Drive, follow to the forest entrance.

GPS navigation coordinates for the forest entrance.

Latitude:        38.28148889 degrees  - 
38° 16' 53.36" N
Longitude:    -81.64175833 degrees  -  
81° 38' 30.33" W















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