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Canyon Rim Visitor Center

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Beautiful view

Incredible views really high up. Only wish some of the trees and brush was cleared out to really... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackie T
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Stop in for a great sight and good information!

Cool, clean facility with great people , providing good information and maps. Take in the view and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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162 Visitor Center Road, Lansing, WV 25862
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible views really high up. Only wish some of the trees and brush was cleared out to really open up the view.

Thank Jackie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cool, clean facility with great people , providing good information and maps. Take in the view and go for the drive and hikes.

Thank Melrose08F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Easy to locate and plentiful parking right next to the bridge overlook. Inside you will find lots of local information, clean restrooms and a gift shop.

Thank Abby G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I very much enjoyed the Canyon Rim Visitor Center. First, the parking was easy to reach and well marked - right off the main road. There are plenty of picnic tables, and a very easy walk over to an overlook of the falls. It's mainly...More

Thank Deborah F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a great stop. Very informative of the areas history, would highly recommend visiting. The lookout is awesome! Great views of the river & the bridge. The people working were very helpful with requested info.

Thank Beach-Cowgirl22
Reviewed August 17, 2018

This should be your first stop when visiting the New River Gorge National River. Not only will the National Park Rangers give you great tips on visiting the area including the best hikes to take but there are also a bunch of free maps and...More

Thank John B
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Great place to stop while traveling to stretch your legs. There are two nice scenic overlooks of the bridge and river. Lots of information inside the building of the history of the bridge and area. Restrooms available as well.

Thank Conwayluvs2travel
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here to take some pictures of the bridge and have lunch. Visitor's Center is nice, has a gift shop, and a good view of the gorge in the back. The 10 minute video is worth it to catch up on the history of the...More

Thank Ron Z
Reviewed July 28, 2018

West Virginia can be proud of this well maintained and informative asset. How can you go wrong with gorgeous and free!

Thank ecwarlick
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Stopped by here to get a great view of the New River Gorge bridge. Also walked across the street to Canyon Rim Gifts and got some ice cream. They also sell fudge.

Thank Renee D
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stribor40
July 13, 2018|
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
The visitor center is open until 5 pm in the summer. Not sure how long the sun is up.
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