The Birth of Pinnacle Rock State Park

The Birth of Pinnacle Rock State Park (HM1PAZ)

Location: , WV 24724 Mercer County
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Country: United States of America
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N 37° 19.277', W 81° 17.536'

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In 1938, during the New Deal Era, the Works
Progress Administration (WPA) constructed the
park's first resources The roadside park began
with the construction of the stone picnic shelter
fireplace grills, an overlook
two trails, the water
system, the stone entrance, signs along Route 52,
the dry stone retaining wall and parking area.
Today the park of 396 a 15 acre
lake, an interpretive Room, and over seven miles of trails.
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Date Added Saturday, November 14th, 2015 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 474105 N 4130554
Decimal Degrees37.32128333, -81.29226667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 19.277', W 81° 17.536'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 19' 16.62" N, 81° 17' 32.16" W
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Area Code(s)304
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near US-52, WV 24724, US
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