New River Gorge National River Trails

To find trails in New River Gorge National River, West Virginia select a region or trail below.

Glade Creek Trail - New River Gorge National River :: Beckley, WV

Only the world-famous New River Gorge with its bridge, whitewater, rock climbing, and many trails could make its tributary Glade Creek a relatively unknown destination in comparison. Allot a day to explore this creek upstream of the gorge, and you’ll

Grandview Rim Trail to Turkey Spur Overlook - New River Gorge National River :: Beckley, WV

Grandview is the right name for this hike. The payoff comes early—walk just a few hundred feet to an expansive view to the east of a giant oxbow in the New River. This spot, Horseshoe Bend, is the deepest part of the New River Gorge, at around 1,400

Long Point Trail - New River Gorge National River :: Fayetteville, WV

The beauty of the Long Point Trail is that it combines the ease of a walk in the park with a view as if you just climbed a mountain. After a flat walk through the forest, you arrive at Long Point, with a hikers-only view of the iconic New River Gorge

Long Point Trail - New River Gorge National River :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Long Point Trail is a hiking trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 1,961 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is three miles with a total elevation gain of 480 fee

Fayetteville Trail :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Fayetteville Trail is a hiking trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 3.8 miles long and begins at 1,969 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,808 f

Craig Branch Trail :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Craig Branch Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 2.2 miles long and begins at 1,995 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.4 miles with a total elevat

Butcher Branch Trail :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Butcher Branch Trail is a hiking trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 1,967 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 421 f

Connector :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Connector is a hiking and biking trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 1,944 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 129 f

Kaymor Trail :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Kaymor Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 8.4 miles long and begins at 1,554 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 16.9 miles with a total elevation g

Thurmond-Mc Denoree Road;Thurmond Mckendree Road :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Thurmond-Mc Denoree Road;Thurmond Mckendree Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 4.6 miles long and begins at 1,107 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is

County Route 41/12 :: New River Gorge National River, WV

County Route 41/12 is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 8.0 miles long and begins at 2,338 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.1 miles with a total elevat

Rend Trail :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Rend Trail is a hiking trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 4.5 miles long and begins at 1,135 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 9.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 896 feet.

Thurmond-Mc Denoree Road;McKendree Road :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Thurmond-Mc Denoree Road;McKendree Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 6.4 miles long and begins at 1,218 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 13.0 mil

Trail :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Trail is a hiking trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 222 feet long and begins at 1,205 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 9 feet.

Big Buck Trail :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Big Buck Trail is a hiking trail in Raleigh County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 0.7 miles long and begins at 2,436 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 242 feet. N

Thayer Post Office :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Thayer Post Office is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 1,124 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevat

Private :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Private is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Summers County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 2,441 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.5 miles with a total elevation gain of

Dalton Trail :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Dalton Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 6.3 miles long and begins at 1,914 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 12.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 2

Timber Ridge Trail :: New River Gorge National River, WV

Timber Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Fayette County, West Virginia. It is within New River Gorge National River. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 1,961 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 176 fee

Grotto Falls :: Glen Jean, WV

This lesser-visited waterfall is found in the heart of the Bluestone National Scenic River. Here you take the historic former Bluestone Turnpike to a tributary of the Bluestone River that dives over the opening of a rockhouse. The old river roadturne

Falls of the Rend Trail :: Glen Jean, WV

This former rail trail gently leads downhill past boulders, bluffs, and soaring woods as it penetrates the New River Gorge to find a variety of cataracts, complemented by multiple trestles that present scenic looks into Arbuckle Creek, where a tribut

Diamond Point via the Endless Wall :: Fayette County, WV

The rewards of this hike far outstrip the effort needed to undertake it. The highlight reel first explores a dark, brooding tributary of the New River, Fern Creek, where preserved hemlocks form the backdrop of a fairyland forest. After bridging this

Historic Nuttallburg Hike :: Fayette County, WV

The Nuttallburg area is a newer hiking destination at New River Gorge National River. This abandoned mine and village was given to the park service by the Nuttallburg family in 1998. By 2011 the area had been restored by the park service, including m

Army Camp :: Glen Jean, WV

The water, land, and history of the New River Gorge await you. A name like Army Camp leads you to believe this location has been camped on for some time. During World War II, the Army Corps of Engineers built bridges over the New River for training.