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    New River Gorge

    National River West Virginia

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January 22, 2015
2015 Youth Arts in the Parks Art Contest Deadline Near
The art entry deadline for Youth Arts in the Parks is almost here

December 08, 2014
DOI AmeriCorps VISTA Position Available
New River Gorge National River is recruiting now for a yearlong AmeriCorps VISTA to develop programming for Camp Brookside, located near Hinton, WV.

November 21, 2014
2015 Youth Arts in the Parks Wildflower Art Contest Announced
Has nature ever inspired you to do something creative? Local students can celebrate their creativity through the Youth Arts in the Parks program.

November 12, 2014
Opening of Meadow Creek Campground Delayed until 2015
The National Park Service is pushing back the opening of the new Meadow Creek Campground until mid-2015 as a result of unexpected construction delays due to weather last spring. The campground was previously expected to open this fall.

September 11, 2014
Portions of the Rend Trail Closed for Bridge Repairs
Due to structural damage, portions of the Rend Trail will be closed effective immediately.

July 08, 2014
River Detours and Closures at the Thomas Buford Pugh Memorial Bridge
The replacement of the Route 41 Bridge will require temporary closures and long term river detours.

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