Camp Dawson  

Mailing Address
1001 Army Road
Kingwood, WV 26537-1092
(304) 791-4301


From Charleston, WV
Follow I-79 North to the junction of I-68

East From Pittsburgh, PA
Follow I-79 South to the junction of I-68 East (Exit 148)

From Washington, DC
Follow I-70 West to the junction of I-68 West

From I-68

  • From I-68 take exit 23, WV-26, Bruceton Mills.

  • Head south on WV-26 toward Galloway Rd, continue 12 miles.

  • In 12 miles you will see a gas station, North Preston Kwik Stop, on your right.

  • .1 miles after the gas station, turn left on St. Joe Rd (there will be a Camp Dawson sign to help you spot the correct turn).

  • After 2.9 miles on St. Joes Rd you will see a sign pointing right towards Camp Dawson.

  • Past the sign take a slight right towards Camp Dawson.  If you come to a stop sign you have gone too far.

  • Continue until you see the Camp Dawson security gate.  Have your photo ID ready.

Airport Distances

(without traffic)

Morgantown Municipal Airport - 45 minutes - 34.2 miles
Pittsburgh International Airport - 2 hours - 110 miles

Washington Dulles International Airport - 3 hours - 179 miles

Ronald Reagan Washington International Airport - 3 hours 15 minutes - 207 miles

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport - 3 hours 15 minutes - 209 miles