Everyone at New River Gorge National River is committed to providing you with the best possible experience during your visit and safety plays a big role in making it a positive one.
Taking time to plan and prepare for your visit will better ensure that it is a safe and enjoyable time. Look over the following items to better understand some of the possible hazards and safety issues you may encounter at New River Gorge.
Did You Know?
One day each year, hundreds of BASE (Building, Antenna, Span, and Earth) jumpers come to New River Gorge to parachute from the New River Gorge Bridge.