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Bridge Walk- New River Gorge Bridge

Bridge Walk- New River Gorge Bridge
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Fayette Mine Rd & US-19, Fayetteville, WV
+1 304-574-1300
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All reviews afraid of heights bridge walk new river gorge once in a lifetime safety harness our tour guide peregrine falcon both sides views are spectacular takes about hours west virginia eye view bucket list item an awesome experience he loves his job thrilling experience time slot
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This far exceeded my expectations. My husband and I lucked out and were the only people in the group. Our guide was wonderful. He was full of fun facts and pointed out so many things we would have missed. The view was unbelievable. We left...More

Thank pattid237
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic bridge walk over the New River Gorge.Excellent views and a superb guide called Brian.A drop of over 850 feet at the highest point.I was terrified especially at the halfway point when I was sitting, dangling my feet over the edge,but rest assured it is...More

Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great way to experience a different vantage point of a bridge! We walked (VERY slowly so we could learn everything about the history of the bridge and take lots of photos) the 3,000 foot, 24-inch wide catwalk underneath the bridge. First, let me...More

Thank Lee_and_Paul
Reviewed October 15, 2018

Absolutely one of the coolest things I've done! You are harnessed in and will not fall. You go your pace and the views are spectacular! The catwalk does shake b/c of the traffic above you but not too bad. Take gloves if you go in...More

1  Thank RedHeels24
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

My friend and I did the Bridgewalk two days ago. It was breathtaking! Our guide, Doug, explained all our safety equipment and how it works before we even took the shuttle. Doug told us all about the construction of this magnificent span and attached our...More

1  Thank lclearwater4636
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Hard to say enough about what a great experience this was. Our guide, Doug, was top notch and understood that the bridge and the view, and not Doug, were the reaxons we were all there. In a group of eight, and Doud did a nice...More

2  Thank Terry M
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Having several civil engineers in our family, we were eager to take this tour. We enjoyed learning about its construction and maintnance... but oh the views! SPECTACULAR!!! It took a few steps to get over the height phobia, but looking down is a must! We...More

1  Thank JenyJuan
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

I’m afraid of hitting the ground from high places ... so I got my heart rate up on a slow walk across this gorge. Doug has a manner like a lot of green berets...he distracts you so you are doing it without realizing you are!...More

2  Thank dkorwood
Reviewed September 10, 2018

We love this attraction!. The employees are friendly and you get the impression that they love it too. Jay was our guide this time. He is knowledgeable and did a great job of showing off the spectacularnous of the gorge.

1  Thank 541JeffD541
Reviewed September 8, 2018

They'll see us walking at such great heights! This is a must do adventure! What a great view! The experience was made even better, when a rainstorm rolled in and soaked us! It is totally safe and not scary. The company staff is super nice...More

1  Thank Melrose08F
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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
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
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