Clinch Mountain Wildlife Management Area

Laurel Bed Lake
Laurel Bed Lake
Address
Route 2
Marion, VA 24370
Region Blue Ridge Highlands
Locality Smyth
Phone: (276) 944-5024
Email cakennedy@naxs.net
Website www.dgif.virginia.gov/wmas/detail.asp

Hunting: deer, bear, turkey, grouse, gray and fox squirrel, rabbit, and wood duck hunters usually enjoy success on these ponds, particularly during the first season that opens each fall. Fishing: Clinch Mountain Wildlife Management Area offers anglers the opportunity to fish roaring mountain streams or placid, picturesque, 300 acre Laurel Bed Lake. A daily fee is charged for fishing some of the area's waters. Facilities: There is amply parking space. Two boat ramps are available at Laurel Bed Lake. A shooting range for archery is near the resident manager's house. There is a developed campground on the area and Raven Ridge Campground and B&B is just minutes away. Other popular uses of the area include: horseback riding, wildlife viewing, hiking and nature photography. A wide range of wildflowers attract visitors in the spring.



Categories:
  • Fishing

Last Updated: 12/4/2007 3:02 PM
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