Long Point Hike

Active SWJoin us on Saturday, June 15th for a scenic three mile hike along the Long Point Trail! This hike features some of the best panoramic views of the gorge and the New River Gorge Bridge. This moderate trail winds through the forest until meeting a steep section just before the outlook. Come hike with us!

Directions:
From US 19, follow WV16 south through the town of Fayetteville. Turn left on Gatewood Road (sign indicates Kaymoor and Cunard). Follow ...

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Stand Up Paddle Boarding Demo

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Come see what’SUP! Stand Up Paddle-boarding (SUP) is a great way to experience the park and get exercise! We’ll provide the instruction and the equipment, just come ready to learn and possibly get wet!
There will be a 10 minute on land instruction session followed by 20 minutes on the water depending on the crowd. This is a great way to refresh your paddling skills or have ...

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Opt Outside Black Friday Hike

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Join Active Southern West Virginia Community Captains and skip the long lines this Black Friday. Instead take hike in the New River Gorge, meet at the Long Point parking at 2pm. It’s FREE, it’s BEAUTIFUL, and its already yours.

Reservation Required: call (304)894-2129 or email [email protected]om.

Get Active in the Park programs are powered by volunteer Community Captains and is a partnership between ...

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Refit in the Park

Location and Time change for 10/13/18!!!

Due to weather conditions Refit in the Park will move to Faith Baptist Church at 9:30 am. 

Join Community Captains Jen and Amber at Grandview Visitor’s Center at pavilion #2 for a group beginner to intermediate level Refit class. This outdoor class will begin at 9am on June 27th.

“REFIT® is a life-changing group fitness experience that rocks your body, heart, and soul with powerful moves and positive music, to inspire you from ...

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Refit in the Park

Join Community Captains Jen and Amber at Grandview Visitor’s Center at pavilion #2 for a group beginner to intermediate level Refit class. This outdoor class will begin at 9am on June 27th.

“REFIT® is a life-changing group fitness experience that rocks your body, heart, and soul with powerful moves and positive music, to inspire you from the inside out. Powered by human connections, we turn boring, “have-to” workouts into a “can’t-miss” community fitness experience! REFIT® classes propel students to their best ...

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Refit in the Park

Join Community Captains Jen and Amber at Grandview Visitor’s Center at pavilion #2 for a group beginner to intermediate level Refit class. This outdoor class will begin at 9am on June 27th.

“REFIT® is a life-changing group fitness experience that rocks your body, heart, and soul with powerful moves and positive music, to inspire you from the inside out. Powered by human connections, we turn boring, “have-to” workouts into a “can’t-miss” community fitness experience! REFIT® classes propel students to their best ...

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Word From The Wise: Hiking Tips From A Park Ranger To Keep You Safe And Having Fun

Expert Hiking Advice From a Park Ranger in the New River Gorge National River

The New River Gorge region has many hiking trails from beginner to advanced. You can follow rivers, hike along the top of gorges, make descents beside waterfalls and take easy strolls though beautiful forests. While the trails are typically simple to find and follow, West Virginia weather is notorious for being unpredictable. Being prepared for many different scenarios before setting out on your hike will help you ...

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