These Adobe Acrobat files explain the process now in place to request permits and Commercial Use Authorizations for activities and events within the park. It is recommended that you download and read the General Permit Information first.
General Permit Information (66 Kb Acrobat File)
Commercial Use Authorization Application (81 Kb Acrobat File)
Special Use Permit Application (94 Kb Acrobat File)
Filming Permit Application (123 Kb Acrobat File)
Monthly Reporting Form (27 Kb Acrobat File)
For more information on park permits, contact
Sherri Clendenin: 304-465-6517
Park Headquarters: 304-465-0508
Did You Know?
This first big rapid on the Lower Gauley became known as Mash during an early 1970's descent when a boater named Sam Martin mashed his hand while running this rapid for the first time.