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Bridge Walk- New River Gorge Bridge

Fayette Mine Rd & US-19, Fayetteville, WV
+1 304-574-1300
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876 Feet of Awesome!

The 11 year old loves to scare the old man. I’m not a fan of heights but he talked me into it and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eric S
via mobile
A Great Experience

A must stop and do. Guide was great and everyone was friendly and outgoing. We had a small group,5... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mccanns57
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Hazlet, New Jersey
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Fayette Mine Rd & US-19, Fayetteville, WV
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+1 304-574-1300
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The 11 year old loves to scare the old man. I’m not a fan of heights but he talked me into it and it was a blast. You get over the height part of it quickly. Especially with having someone in front of and behind...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must stop and do. Guide was great and everyone was friendly and outgoing. We had a small group,5 plus guide, not rushed easy pace. Views were great and plenty of time to take pictures and enjoy surroundings.

Thank mccanns57
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely one of the most unique attractions in the world. An easy walk UNDER the New River Gorge Bridge. The guide offers insight into construction and the continued Maintenance of structure. At it highest point, guests are allowed to sit and dangle feet over the...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I figured after a few days in Virginia's mountains, 800 feet wouldn't look so high. Even though I'm someone with a serious fear of falling from high places, I couldn't be in Fayetteville and not do this. It was a wild experience, loaded with construction...More

Thank BrendaTR
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

What an incredible experience!! To walk across that narrow platform high above the trees and feel the vibration of the cars above you is amazing. A little scary but that's part of the exhilarating experience. Jay, our guide was phenomenal! He was knowledgeable about the...More

1  Thank annie7487
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Excellent personal tour, as our family of four were the only ones on this tour with Sarah as the guide. Sarah was an excellent guide giving us plenty of information about the bridge as well as the local area. She was able to answer any...More

1  Thank Rick W
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The Bridge Walk is everything great the other reviewers say it is. It is not strenuous. The 24" catwalk you go across is one and one quarter miles long with a guardrail on both sides. Even tho you are 851 feet above ground, there is...More

1  Thank TwoTripTakers
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely breath taking views of the new river gorge! You really don't realize how big the bridge is or how much went into the construction. If your around and have a few hours to kill it is for sure a memory maker! Staff were friendly...More

1  Thank tgoodwin6
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The tour guide was fantastic, full of knowledge and great at helping my mom along, who is not a great fan of heights. If you struggle very badly with heights, this may not be for you. The cat walk does shake, although it's built to...More

1  Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

My wife and I both enjoyed this immensely! We are 68 years old and had absolutely no problems whatsoever with the walk. It is very safe and oh so very much fun. You will be thrilled by the sensation of walking nearly 900 feet above...More

1  Thank tm216butler
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Penny P
7 May 2017|
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Response from Chris N | Reviewed this property |
there were storms going on while we were on our tour. the guide told us that the structure is insulated and that it is safe to be out in storms
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chen421eagle
17 February 2017|
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Response from BridgeWalk | Property representative |
We have ample, free parking. If you have a large vehicle, let our reservationist know the size of your vehicle and we will prepare an area while you are on your tour.
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M C
28 December 2016|
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Response from Mickintexas | Reviewed this property |
Depends on time of year , call ahead to be certain.
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