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?
High-energy rivers are an ecological driving force for some plant communities. Gauley River is an excellent example of a high energy system which supports rare plant species and their communities. Rare plants here include Virginia Spiraea, Appalachian Blue Violet, and Balsam Squaw-weed.