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    Gauley River

    National Recreation Area West Virginia

Photos & Multimedia

Gary Hartley
kayaker in whitewater

Photo Gallery:
Check the photo gallery for a collection of images taken throughout Gauley River National Recreation Area.

view of the river

Multimedia Presentations
The Multimedia Presentations page includes videos that cover a variety of park resources.

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Visit the official Gauley River National Recreation Area YouTube channel to see videos created by park rangers highlighting the park and running the river.

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Social Media
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Did You Know?

Floating logs down the river

It took a crew of 8 to 15 loggers using two boats and necessary tackle 34 days to float 50,000 staves (logs 8 to 10 feet long and up to 40" in diameter) 27 miles from Wood's Mill to Gauley Bridge.