Our Staff & Offices
The staff at New River Gorge National River also manages two other nearby units of the national park system: Bluestone National Scenic River and Gauley River National Recreation Area. Park headquarters is centrally located in Glen Jean, with employees stationed there and throughout the park. Work groups include Management, Administration, Maintenance Resource Management, Visitor Protection, and Interpretation and Visitor Services.
Superintendent: Trish Kicklighter
Deputy Superintendent: Jeff West
To contact the park:
All correspondence to New River Gorge National River, Bluestone National Scenic River, or Gauley River National Recreation Area may be addressed to:
P. O. Box 246
Did You Know?
Whitewater rafting is one of the most popular recreational activities at New River Gorge National River. The rapids range from Class III to Class V. There are a number of commercial outfitters that offer trips to the public. More...