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 »
Adopt-A-Trail Forms and Instructions
Volunteer Services Agreement This form must be completed, signed and returned to the park's VIP Coordinator prior to Adopters beginning work on their trail. Group leaders may sign and submit this form on behalf of all volunteers serving in their group. This agreement states that the park will provide materials, equipment and facilities that are available and needed for volunteers to perform their duties, and that volunteers are considered Federal employees only for the purposes of tort claims and injury compensation.
Tools available to Volunteers
Tool box locations:
Did You Know?
The New River Gorge was logged extensively thoughout the past century. The landscape is now recovering, with the park ecosystem returning to its more natural state, but there are still plenty of signs of the past activities.