Fees & Passes

rafters plunge into big whitewater
Rafters plunge into Swets Falls.

NPS photo/Dave Bieri

There is no fee to enter Gauley River National Recreation Area. Enjoy your visit!

If you plan to visit other national parks with an entrance fee, learn more about the America the Beautiful - The National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass series and fee free days in national parks.

Overview of entrance requirements

No entrance pass required

An entrance pass is not required to access Gauley River National Recreation Area.

Other National Park Service sites may require an entrance pass or fee. Depending on your trip plans, an interagency pass may save you money.

Last updated: May 11, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

Gauley River National Recreation Area
P.O. Box 246

Glen Jean, WV 25846-0246



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