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A 53-mile stretch on the river that is set aside as a national park.

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Whitewater Rafting Lower New River Gorge WV
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Beautiful any time of year

I have stopped here every time I travel through the area. The views are stunning and the bridge is a sight to behold. There are picnic areas and restrooms available. You do... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Janet H
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stopped here every time I travel through the area. The views are stunning and the bridge is a sight to behold. There are picnic areas and restrooms available. You do have to walk a little bit, but it is well worth it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Just a quick stop on this trip. Went straight to the canyon rim visitor center, great views. Did half of the endless wall walk, to diamond point (long trail is the other option with spectacular views, if parking is scarce at endless wall or if staying longer). Then drove down the fayette station rd, which is a gorgeous drive both... More 

Thank Elizabeth S
Charleston, West Virginia
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

We have visited this area for over 35 years. Its a beautiful place that looks different with each season. We highly recommend taking the trails down to the river, take a fishing pole and a camera. There are many places that the kids can walk into the river and even swim. The river is very clean and beautiful in the... More 

1 Thank AirForceTraveler
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Reviewed 6 March 2017

We hiked Long Point Trail. The trail was well-defined with a few climbs. There is one lookout that gives an amazing view of the bridge.

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

There is so much to do around the New River Gorge National River. The NPS always does a great job everywhere it goes, and this area is no exception. Make sure to check out either of the year round visitors centers for all the information you could ask for on this area, including road closures and delays to some of... More 

2 Thank CarrieNSC
Detroit, Michigan
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Raised in the area of the gorge, and still look in amazement. This area is beautiful and is so stunning in fall. This area offered lots of hiking, fishing and rafting.

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Canton, Georgia
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Reviewed 10 January 2017

This spot is easily missed as it is one way in and one way out and just off the beaten path. Don't miss it. Well worth the drive and effort. We spent hours here and had lunch along the river, looking at the river, falls and the occasional trail that came by. A great set of waterfalls. The falls are... More 

2 Thank Keith W
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Stopped here spur of the moment while on way south. Beautiful view of River Gorge and of bridge. Exhibit area was very interesting and showed a lot about local history and geography. Well worth the time to stop and visit.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We started at Grandview & Turkey Spur Outlook with the place mostly to ourselves. Good views down to the river and sadly vandals attacked the walkway at Turkey Spur ! Mindless Cretins ! Next was Canyon Rim Visitor Centre with great NP Staff, heaps of Info & a great view of the NRG Bridge. Did the loop under the Bridge... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

We stopped in and were amazed at the sites. A must see to appreciate. We'll be back in the area next year and plan to stop in again but this time spend more time checking out the sites.

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