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Jackson County, West Virginia

The Wilderness Christian Camp is situated on 95 acres of Appalachian woodland in the rural town of Gay, WV, just 50 minutes north of the capital city, Charleston. The camp is surrounded by dense forest and hunting property making it an ideal location to get away from the everyday world and focus on the Creator. 

Take I-77 to exit 132 (Fairplain Ripley).
Turn east at the end of the ramp.
Take first right (Cedar Lakes Rd.).
Follow Cedar Lakes Rd. about 1 mile to the top of the hill.
Take a sharp right on to Jackson County Rd. 36.
Drive 12.7 miles to Billies Run Rd. on left.
Travel 3/4 of a mile on gravel road to camp on the right.

Approximate Travel Times:
Charleston, WV - 50 minutes
Marietta, OH
- 1 hour, 15 minutes
Ashland, KY - 2 hours
Pittsburgh, PA - 3 hours, 30 minutes
Winston-Salem, NC - 4 hours
Indianapolis, IN - 5 hours 30 minutes

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the remote location of the camp, navigating via, Map Software, Mapping Websites, and GPS devices does not work. They often lead people off track. Many people ignore this note and get lost. Following the above directions is your best option.



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