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Camper Information/Assistance Sheet

CAMP FEES & REGISTRATION
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Barnum Whitewater Area Cabins - Barnum Whitewater Area Cabins There are nine (9) primitive cabins available for rent.  All of the cabins have electrical service. Water is not available at any cabin. 

Registration fees - Cabins 1-6 are $33.60 (tax included) per night for up to six (6) individuals; cabins 7-9 are $56.00 (tax included) per night for up to ten (10) individuals. Registration fees are not refundable.  Persons must be 18 years of age or older to register for a cabin or tent site.  A security deposit of $25.00 is required at time of registration. 
Registration forms are available online and at the Mineral County Parks & Recreation Office. The Parks' office requests that you make two checks out payable to MCPRC.  One for the total amount of your rental fee and one for the $25.00 deposit.  Your check for the deposit will be returned to you after cabin inspection.

BWA Cabin Fee Schedule
Cabins 1 Through 6
Effective September 1st, 2007

No. Days

Rental Fee

Tax (12%)

Total

Deposit

1

$30.00

$3.60

$33.60

$25.00

2

60.00

7.20

67.20

25.00

3

90.00

10.80

100.80

25.00

4

120.00

14.40

134.40

25.00

5

150.00

18.00

168.00

25.00

6

180.00

21.60

201.60

25.00

7

210.00

25.20

235.20

25.00

BWA Cabin Fee Schedule
Cabins 7
Through 9

No. Days

Rental Fee

Tax (12%)

Total

Deposit

1

$50.00

$6.00

$56.00

$25.00

2

100.00

12.00

112.00

25.00

3

150.00

18.00

168.00

25.00

4

200.00

24.00

224.00

25.00

5

250.00

30.00

280.00

25.00

6

300.00

36.00

336.00

25.00

7

350.00

42.00

392.00

25.00

Tent Sites Tent camping is available on a first come first service basis only.  Cost is ten dollars ($10) per site per night.  Payment of camping fee is on the honor system. Registration forms and payment envelopes are located on tent camping sign (near Site #2). Put registration form and payment in pay envelope and place in pipe vault located near the stop sign in the BWA parking area.  All campers must register.

CAMPING REGULATIONS
  1. Camping will be permitted only in cabins and designated tent camping sites.
  2. Registrant must be at least eighteen (18) years of age to register for a tent site.
  3. Cabins 1-6 are restricted to a maximum of six (6) people. Cabins 7-9 are restricted to a maximum of ten (10) people.
  4. The length of stay in cabins is limited to 14 days during any 30 day period.
  5. Cabin and tent areas are to remain undisturbed.  No digging or leveling in these areas.
  6. Collecting dead ground wood for firewood is permitted in the cabin area, but driving nails into trees, breaking limbs, or otherwise defacing live trees or shrubbery is prohibited. Use of chainsaws are prohibited.
  7. Camping equipment and trash must be completely removed and the cabin(s) cleaned before departure.
  8. Quiet hours are enforced from 10:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. Site holders are responsible for the actions of others at their cabin or tent site.
  9. No Kegs allowed.
  10. If you plan on having visitors, please inform the Mineral County Parks Dept., upon registration.
  11. Each tent site has space for one (1) 2-4 man tent.  Only one (1) tent per site.
  12. Check out time is 12:00 p.m. daily and check in is after 2:00 p.m..  If you would like to extend your stay, you must check with the Mineral County Parks Dept. By 12:00 noon. Applicable to cabins only.
  13. All ATV/motor bikes are strictly forbidden on US Army Corps of Engineers property.
PARKING Vehicles will be parked in designated parking areas only. Parking along roadways is prohibited.
PETS Pets are permitted in developed Recreation areas; however, they must be physically restrained at all times by either being in a pet cage or on a lease no more then six (6) feet long. Properly dispose of your pet's waste while camping and before leaving.
FIRES Fires are restricted to the fire rings provided at each site. All fires must be extinguished before leaving. Do not put lighted charcoal grills in cabins.
SAFETY All cabins have electric heaters provided by the Mineral County Parks Department.  All receptacles are 110 volt only.
TELEPHONE In case of an emergency dial 911 - Office of Emergency Services. An emergency telephone is located at Pap's Bait Store.

The Barnum Whitewater Area is a multi-jurisdictional area. The area is owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and leased by the Mineral County Parks and Recreation Commission. Law enforcement is provided by the West Virginia Department of Natural Resources, the U.S. Army corps of Engineers, and the Mineral County Sheriff's Department. All rules and regulations governing public use of Corps of Engineers water resources development projects apply. Copies of CFR Title 36, Chapter III are available upon request.

The Mineral County Parks & Recreation Commission is not responsible for any lost or stolen items left unattended at the camping sites.

To make a reservation, call (304) 788-5732