Explore Your National Park
Available to schools in:Greenbrier, Monroe, Raleigh & Summers counties
Grade Level: K
Program Length: 1 hour
1. Tell who parks like the New River Gorge belongs to
2. Use their senses to explore and identify things that are found in the New River Gorge
3. Describe things they can do to protect parks like the New River Gorge
Post-visit activities are:
Did You Know?
The New River is a very popular warm water fishery. The West Virginia state record for length of Smallmouth Bass - 25.5 inches and 7.5 lbs - was caught in the New River in 1976.