Summer Camps

Looking to send your child to a residential camp this summer at Camp Virgil Tate? Check out the camps we host below! Kanawha County 4-H Camp Registration available online at the link below, or stop by the Extension office for a paper copy of the camp application. Kanawha County 4-H Camp Southern District 4-H Horse […]

Upcoming Events

4H4K 2018  April 15, 2018 4-H 4K RUN/WALK CAMP VIRGIL TATE 1400 CAMP VIRGIL TATE RD CHARLESTON, WV 25312                      Star Party Cross Lanes Public Library & The Kanawha Valley Astronomical Society Come and enjoy an evening with the STARS at the “Boone” Maxwell Lodge and the Breezy Point Observatory, courtesy […]

Events And Booking

Please see the calendar to check the availability of your event date. Dates that are unavailable will display green with the words “Date(s) Not Available.”  If the date displays the words “Limited Availability” some facilities may be available for rental. Please contact us for further information. Interested in booking an event with us? Fill the […]

4-H Information

The Kanawha County 4-H Program is sponsored by the West Virginia University Extension Service.  Information regarding the Kanawha County 4-H Program, including the location of 4-H Clubs, and 4-H camp forms can be obtained  by contacting the county extension office, or online at link below. Kanawha County Summer 4-H Camps are open to any child […]

Employment Opportunities

We are hiring seasonal workers! We have positions open in:   Grounds/Maintenance Housekeeping Kitchen/Food Service   Contact our office for details and applications at 304-984-3311. Or email If you are interested in serving youth, the community, and enjoy working with a group of dedicated individuals make sure you apply today!


Brochures and information sheets (all in PDF format) Brochures Camp Virgil Tate Brochure (Meetings) Camp Virgil Tate Brochure (Camps) Information Sheets (Lodging) Boone Maxwell Lodge Mary Cunningham Cottage Mattie Price Cottage Pat McGovran Cottage Ross Bonar Cottage Information Sheets (Dining/Meals) Brooks Daugherty Dining Hall Food Services Example Menu Choices Maps Directions from I-77/I-64 Grounds Map […]

Facilities & Services

Camp Virgil Tate provides its guests with facilities and services to fit the needs of many groups.  Whether you’re interested in a family retreat, a wedding, a team-building or leadership training experience, a business luncheon, sporting events, church retreats, outdoor classrooms or school groups, equestrian events, etc.  Camp Virgil Tate offers something for everyone.  Here’s […]


From Interstate 64: Take the Cross Lanes exit (approximately 10 miles west of Charleston). Go north on Rt. 622.  Continue straight for around 3.6 miles. Turn left at the light to continue on Rt. 622 N/ Rocky Fork Rd. In 3.9 miles turn left onto Camp Virgil Tate Rd. (at the bridge). Continue on Camp […]