Portions of Rend Trail closed for Bridge Repairs
Portions of the Rend Trail, formerly known as the Thurmond Minden Trail, will be closed effective immediately due to safety concerns. More »
River Detours and Closures at the Thomas Buford Pugh Memorial Bridge
The WV Department of Highways and the Federal Highways Administration is replacing the Thomas Buford Pugh Memorial Bridge on Route 41 in the town of Prince. Construction will require temporary full river traffic closures and long term river detours. More »
Endangered Species in West Virginia
Available to schools in:Greenbrier, Monroe, Raleigh & Summers counties
Grade Level: 4th – 6th
Program Length: 1 hour
1. Identify how plants and animals become endangered
2. List three plants or animals that are listed as endangered in West Virginia
3. State two things he or she can do to keep a species from going extinct
Pre-visit activities are:
WV Content Standards met:
Science/Technology – SC.4.4.1, SC.4.4.3, SC.4.4.5, SC.5.5.3, SC.5.4.6, SC.5.4.7, SC.6.4.8, SC.6.4.9
Did You Know?
Over one million visitors come to New River Gorge National River each year. Park rangers assist visitors and help them better understand the park and the park resources.