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?
Whitewater rafting attracts over 60,000 adventurers to the Gauley River each year. The upper Gauley offers tremendous class III to V+ drops in steep, turbulent chutes such as Pillow Rock and Sweet's Falls, and rocky routes that demand constant maneuvering such as Lost Paddle and Shipwreck.