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Blue Creek DNR Access

GPS Coordinates

38.449922, -81.455642

Trailer Access/Boat Ramp


Location Description

Owned and operated by WV Division of Natural Resources.

Parking & Features

Paved parking. Est. 21 parking spots. Parking spaces extend upstream for some distance, so your parking spot will dictate whether it is short, medium or long distance from parking to river’s edge.

Directions From I-79

From I-79 exit 9 (Elkview): Head south on Frame Rd (Right hand turn from South, Left hand turn from North) Follow for 1.2 miles and turn left onto US-119 N/Elk River Rd. Continue for 1.4 miles and turn right onto Blue Creek Rd. Turn left onto Patch Dr in about 138 feet. Follow to boat launch in about 470ft.


Access to river: easy. Fenced access site. Designed for trailered boat launch of shallow water vessels. Access has lighting. Entry, parking and ramp are paved. Fenced access site. Automatic gate restricts entry after closing but allows exit at any time. Hours of operation have not been posted.

Distance from Sutton Dam

87.4 mi

Distance from Previous Access

5.4 mi

Nearest Town


Amenities In Town & Nearby

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