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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

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

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

Steigerwald Lake NWR :: Camas, WA

Follow this delightful new loop trail through a rich riparian world of wetland meadows, sloughs, cottonwood breaks, and shallow lakes that teem with birds. Steigerwald Lake national Wildlife Refuge occupies former farmland, now gorgeous open space at

Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area: Canoe-In Campsites :: Delaware Water Gap, NJ

The shallow, gentle Delaware River hardly seems powerful enough to wash away a sandbar, much less a chunk of mountain. But centuries ago, this unassuming body of water carved a 1,100-foot-deep, 3-mile-long gorge out of the solid rock of the Kittatinn

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

Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens and The Anacostia Riverwalk Trail :: , DC

The Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens and Kenilworth Marsh constitute an alluring botanical gem and a hiking locale worth visiting in any season. The new connection to the Anacostia Riverwalk Trail allows the option to extend the length of the hike beyond t

New River Gorge and Bridge: Into and Out of the New River Gorge :: Lookout, WV

Twisting, curving, and descending 1,000 feet from the canyon rim to river level, this 16-mile drive follows the old highway into the gorge of the New River, crosses the river, climbs up the other side of the gorge, and drives across the modern New Ri

Waterfalls of the New River & Greenbrier Valley Region :: Pipestem, WV

How’s this for an outdoor adventure destination: six wildlife management areas, four state forests, eight state parks, two national forests, one national recreation area, and the popular Greenbrier and Gauley rivers? Who needs anything else? You migh

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

Southeast Utah Campgrounds :: Blanding, UT

Utah is an outdoor kind of place, and the southeast section of the state is no exception when it comes to enjoying the great out-of-doors. Photographers will find a multitude of scenes worthy of their film including petroglyphs at Newspaper Rock, anc

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

The Best of the Midland Trail: Old US 60 :: Clifftop, WV

An 81-mile drive on US 60 over the northern two-thirds of the Midland Trail Scenic Highway from Sam Black Church to Malden, past historical sights, views of the New River Gorge, and the Kanawha River. This route has been important for centuries, firs

Thurmond Depot: At the Bottom of the New River Gorge :: Glen Jean, WV

The drive descends into the New River Gorge to the historic railroad town of Thurmond for views of the old town and the New River, then returns via the same route for a 20-mile trip. An optional drive for four-wheel-drive vehicles on dirt roads conti

Mosier, Rowena Dell, Maryhill Loop :: The Dalles, OR

A fifty-mile drive on the eastern portion of the Historic Columbia River Highway and into Washington State. When it was completed in 1922, the historic Columbia River Highway extended from The Dalles to the Pacific Ocean and was considered an enginee

Kancamagus Highway Scenic Drive :: Lincoln, NH

A 58-mile paved highway that traverses the scenic heart of the White Mountains between Bath and Conway in northern New Hampshire. The White Mountains, encompassing northern New Hampshire, form a brooding highland creased with glacier-carved valleys b

Quechee - Coolidge Scenic Drive :: Plymouth Union, VT

A 61-mile open loop that passes through picturesque villages and hilly countryside in the Piedmont of central Vermont. The 61-mile Quechee-Coolidge Scenic Drive passes through some of Vermont’s finest landscapes. This land, part of the New England Up

Newton Upper Falls, outside Boston :: Newton, MA

A hidden mill village on the Charles River, Newton Upper Falls is tucked into a busy corner of the metropolitan area. On this walk you will see a potpourri of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century architecture, many charming hilly and curving streets, a

Cold Springs Campground :: Three Rivers, CA

Cold Springs Campground is arguably the most beautiful campground in Southern California. Down by the gorgeous Kaweah River, this campground is situated in the shadows of Sawtooth and Mineral Peaks, Needham and Rainbow Mountains, and to the south, Mi

Mount Tammany :: Jacksonburg, NJ

The Kittatinny Ridge (meaning “Endless Mountain” in the Lenape Native American language) comes to an abrupt, spectacular end at Mount Tammany. The 1,527-foot ridge plunges 1,200 feet into the Delaware Water Gap. This river gorge, one of New Jersey’s

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.

Lower Gunnison River in the Gunnison Gorge :: Olathe, CO

This 26-mile section of river begins below three impoundments, Crystal, Morrow Point, and Blue Mesa Reservoirs, and travels through the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park and the Gunnison Gorge before joining the North Fork of the Gunnison at

Cumbres - Toltec Challenge :: Chama, NM

Come chase the narrow-gauge train of the Cumbres-Toltec Scenic Railroad (C&TSR) in the mountains of north-central New Mexico and southern Colorado. Stay overnight at the end of your cycling day and return by train through the Toltec Gorge, alongside