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 »
Thurmond, Stone Cliff, and Cunard Area Trails
There are several easy to moderate hiking trails, many utilizing old roads and railroad grades, in the Thurmond area. The Rend, Southside, and Stone Cliff Trails are also open for biking.
Thurmond Area Trail Map: Download a map of the trails in the Thurmond-Stone Cliff-Cunard area.
Rend Trail (formerly Thurmond-Minden Trail)
Brooklyn Mine Trail
Arbuckle Connector Trail
Church Loop Trail
Stone Cliff Trail
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.