Goat Walk in Thurmond

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Come join Active SWV and National Park Service Rangers as we take a walk through the historic town of Thurmond and try to catch a glimpse of the now famous Thurmond Goats.

The New River Gorge National River brought in the goats to combat invasive species in the town of Thurmond that are becoming a problem for the natural flora and fauna of our region.

The Thurmond ...

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The New River Gorge Games Have Events For All Interest

The first weekend in August attracts athletes and families to the New River Gorge to take part in a variety of race events, but to also enjoy the scenic beauty, historic towns and a pleasant mountain climate. There are as many locally owned restaurant choices as options to get active with or without the family.

The New River Gorge Games encompass a 5K walk or run, a 28.5-mile triathlon through the New River Gorge featuring mountain biking, whitewater kayaking and ...

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