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Address: WV
Phone Number: 800-252-7784
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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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We visited the Canyon Rim visitors center and walked down the boardwalks steps to the overlook. It's unbelievable. Imagine the Grand Canyon full of lush trees.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
lecollye
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Oakland, California
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Oakland, California
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65 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Canyon Rim visitors center and walked down the boardwalks steps to the overlook. It's unbelievable. Imagine the Grand Canyon full of lush trees.

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Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Visited New River Gorge National Park in West VA when we were driving through to Kentucky. Looking for a brief place to stop. We didn't make it all the way down to the bottom of the falls, but did make it through to Grandview, which is a little way off the highway. It was totally worth the visit, what incredible... More 

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East Grand Rapids, MI
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Visit the Canyon Rim visitors center and walk down the boardwalks steps to the overlook. It's spectacular.

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Marco Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

This is a beautiful part of West Virginia. The Gorge is magnificent with surrounding mountains leading down to the river. There is terrific white water rafting, boat rides up the river, tremendous fishing opportunities, and other local attractions. We found the river rafting the most appealing. The boat ride was very short with LOTS of people crammed into a small... More 

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Hampstead
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

Great, age appropriate Junior Ranger program. This free national River is a great stop with many highlights. We were only able to do the film (worth seeing), the center museum and the short boardwalk out to the amazing view on rt 19. You could plan several days of activities at this park.

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Waupun, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

It only took a few times driving over this bridge to know that the views must be spectacular at the lookout. So, I took an hour one day and got out and walked down the boardwalk and read the signs with all the history they had along the way. When you get to the end be prepared to be amazed.... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

We stopped and checked out two different spots in the New River Gorge National River area. First, the visitors center was really educational and informative, and we were glad to learn so much about the area and West Virginia in general. It was conveniently located right off the Interstate, and easy to get to. A little farther away we reached... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Visited the New River Gorge with my family and we enjoyed the time spent here. The gorge is a must see. The New River is very interesting and driving down in to the gorge is awesome. You can drive under the New River Gorge Bridge and see the old bridge that crosses the river. The views from the rim of... More 

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Zanesville, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

This is a very interesting area to visit and we enjoyed the views and walking areas around the bridge. There are some very interesting small villages down stream towards Charleston West Virginia

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

This is a beautiful area - mountains, waterfalls, and twisty curves abound. If you get off the beaten path there are all kinds of gems you can find in this area from old mining towns to beautiful waterfalls.

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