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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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Fantastic views of the gorge.

My daughter and I took the bridge walk. It was beautiful. There were some people who were white... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
wvfriend
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Jane Lew, West Virginia
via mobile
Great walk, great views

Great time enjoying a walk on a maintenance catwalk immediately below the highway deck of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Monotreme95
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Aurora, Colorado
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Fayette Mine Rd & US-19, Fayetteville, WV
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"afraid of heights"
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"once in a lifetime"
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"our tour guide"
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"safety harness"
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"both sides"
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"west virginia"
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"takes about hours"
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"eye view"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My daughter and I took the bridge walk. It was beautiful. There were some people who were white water rafting below and it was fun to watch. We stopped halfway and sat down on the catwalk. Dangling your feet from 800 some feet above the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great time enjoying a walk on a maintenance catwalk immediately below the highway deck of the bridge. The catwalk is about 2ft wide and has railings at shin level and at a little above waist level. The walk is a little under a mile (over...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once in a lifetime walk 851' above the New River Gorge. Beautiful sites. You wear a harness and walk with a group of 10 and the tour guide. Joey was our guide and he was excellent. He was a college senior, very helpful, patient, and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once you get past the fact that you’re nearly 900 feet up on a cat walk...you realize the gorgeousness beneath you. The view is absolutely breathtaking! Our guide, Joey, was very knowledgeable on the construction/history of the bridge. And he didn’t seem a bit frazzled...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This ranks up there with the coolest things I’ve ever done. Super safe, absolutely gorgeous views, and a friendly and knowledgeable guide. Only downside was there was a little too much stopping while on the catwalk. I definitely would do this again and recommend it...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2018

The facility is well marked from the road and easy to get to. Our tour guide Doug was very thorough. Answered all the questions we had. Has a great sense of humor and made the walk very enjoyable. Willing to take pictures when we wanted...More

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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Pretty cool. I have fear of heights, so not as enjoyable as others felt. I started and almost backed out d,/t fear. Our guide, Doug, talked me into going on and I'm glad I did. Doug was very knowledgable and fun! Tom about 2 hours....More

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Reviewed July 1, 2018

My husband and I had driven over the bridge for years. When we found out they were allowing you to walk the catwalk we said we would do it. As often happens we never did it. All those trips up and back to see relatives...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

We weren't sure what to expect on this tour and what we got was far beyond what we could've imagined. A fantastic experience. Got some initial help while still at the business from Jeanette, who calmed every anxious moment and do ask for Doug as...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Took a 10am tour on a somewhat sunny day. Family of four really enjoyed the views and the informative and friendly tour given by Doug. The staff were all super friendly even the shuttle driver. Walk took about an hour and twenty minutes. We took...More

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Sondra T
June 25, 2018|
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Response from Herbiegirl66 | Reviewed this property |
I booked through their website or you can call them (304)574-1300
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Deborah S
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Kath_PA | Reviewed this property |
I do believe that they say no children younger than 10 but please check the website for verification. I wouldn't be so concerned of the age as I would have a child adjust to Heights. You're over 800 feet up in the middle of... More
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Penny P
May 6, 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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