Operating Hours & Seasons
The park is open year round. The aerial tram at Pipestem Resort State Park operates from May through October. From November through April, when the aerial tram is not in operation, the only access to the Bluestone River from Pipestem Resort State Park is by hiking the River Trail, a strenuous rim to river trail dropping 1,000 feet in elevation.
Did You Know?
The upper Bluestone River is a popular whitewater run during higher springtime flows. This upper is rated Class III-IV and is for experienced boaters. The lower section is suitable for beginning paddlers.