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    Gauley River

    National Recreation Area West Virginia

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Gauley River National Recreation Area strives to keep the public informed about news events which occur in the park by providing press releases to local and regional news providers, and by posting current news releases to this website.
 
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Did You Know?

Eastern hellbender

The eastern hellbender is a rare salamander that is found in the Gauley River Gorge. They can reach over two feet and length and weigh up to five pounds. Hellbenders require clean, cool streams with many large rocks scattered on the bottom.