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 »
Park Asks for Public Assistance with Pet Regulations
Contact: Robin Snyder, 304-640-0724
Glen Jean, WV, April 15, 2013 - The National Park Service is asking for the public's assistance and cooperation with regard to pet regulations within the parks. Park regulations require that all pets be crated, caged, or restrained on a leash no longer than six feet. Pets may not be left unattended and tied to an object. Please keep your pets leashed at all times within park boundaries including the trails, campgrounds, and other public areas.
Did You Know?
You can "catch a train" to visit the park! The AMTRAK Cardinal travels through New River Gorge on its route from New York, NY to Chicago, IL.