“It’s great in a place called Monroe…

Monroe County is abundantly blessed with open spaces for outdoor recreation. Click on the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources links for complete information on hunting and fishing seasons and regulations.


This region has long been a favorite of hunters of whitetail deer, black bear, ruffled grouse, and wild turkey. The George Washington and Jefferson National Forest lands are open to hunting during legal seasons, as is the Bluestone Wildlife Management Area (see above for listing). Private hunting preserves are also choice destinations.

Mountain Meadow Hunting Preserve

364 Mountain Meadow Lane, Greenville, WV 24945
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Hunting preserve situated on 600 acres of beautiful rolling mountain meadows and hardwood forests. Offering trophy white tail deer, fallow deer, red stag, buffalo, and wild boar hunts. There are various lodging opportunities on the property, all the comforts of home. The setting affords a beautiful view in all directions of the surrounding mountains. Take time to relax on multi-level decks or in a rockin’ chair on the expansive porches. Special attention has been paid to handicapped accessibility with accessible tree stands and accessible rooms in the lodge.


Daniels Ridge WM

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Wildlife Management Area that’s open to the public includes 3,376 acres of gentle to steep slopes covered with forest, clearcuts, and logging roads.  Hunting prospects includes bear, deer, grouse, rabbit, squirrel, turkey, woodcock, bobcat, coyote, grey fox, red fox, mink, muskrat, opossum, raccoon and skunk

Hans Creek Outfitters

1179 Hans Creek Road, Greenville, West Virginia 24945
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Free Range hunts to get your adrenalin pumping. All hunts are conducted on their privately owned and managed farms. Hunt with Bow, Cross Bow, Handgun or Rifle. Hunting location of your choice from a Redneck Tower stand, Tree stand or ground blinds.

Cove Creek WMA

National Forest WMA

Potts Creek WMA

National Forest WMA


Fishing is extremely popular in the countless streams that flow out of the mountains! Many of these cold and clear streams are on the state trout stocking program.

fishing at Moncove Lake

Potts Creek & S. Fork Potts Creek

2006 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Beckley, WV 25801
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Regular stocked put and take streams. Stocked with trout once each month February through May.

Second Creek Fly Fishing

Catch and release fly fishing in an isolated setting, along a little-used county road.

Pott’s Creek Outfitters

Route 311,Paint Bank, VA 24131
(540) 897-5555
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Fly-fish on Potts Creek, a stocked, spring-fed stream of exceptional clarity. Beginners and experts alike will thrill at the beauty and challenge of this ancient sport on our beautiful waters.

Serenity Now Outfitters

207 W. Washington Street, Lewisburg, WV 24901
304.647.9779    1.877.WVFISHN

Specializing in guided fly fishing trips in the Greenbrier Valley and southwestern Virginia. Fly tying instruction and adventure planning also available.