Social Media

National Park Service Social Media logo

Join the conversation and stay connected with what is happening at New River Gorge National Park and Preserve, Bluestone National Scenic River, and Gauley River National Recreation Area. Learn about your parks, keep up to date on park events and programs, and share your experiences through our social media pages.


Join the Conversation

  • facebook logo

    "Like" us on Facebook to stay up to date with upcoming programs and special events, share your experiences, and connect with park staff.

  • twitter logo

    Follow us on Twitter to receive news, special alerts, closure updates, event announcements, website updates, and other information.

  • YouTube logo

    Visit the official New River Gorge National River YouTube channel to see videos created by park rangers highlighting the park.

  • Flickr logo

    Visit our flickr site to find photos of the park, activities, and special events.

  • Instagram logo

    Vist our instagram page to view and share photos of New River Gorge National River.


Moderation Policy

We welcome your comments and hope our social media conversations will be courteous. You are fully responsible for the content of your comments.

We do not discriminate against any views, but we reserve the right to hide, delete, or report any of the following:

  • off-topic comments
  • violent, vulgar, obscene, profane, hateful, or racist comments
  • comments that threaten or defame any person or organization
  • the violation of the privacy of another individual
  • solicitations, advertisements, or endorsements of any financial, commercial, or non-governmental agency
  • comments that suggest or encourage illegal activity
  • comments promoting or opposing any person who is campaigning for election to a political office or promoting or opposing any ballot proposition
  • comments including phone numbers, email addresses, residential addresses, or similar information
  • multiple, successive off-topic posts by a single user
  • repetitive posts copied and pasted by multiple users
  • comments that break any platform rules

Threats and other illegal activity will be reported to law enforcement.

Communication made through social media platform e-mail and/or messaging systems will in no way constitute a legal or official notice or comment to the U.S. National Park Service or any official or employee of the U.S. National Park Service for any purpose.

References to commercial entities, products, services, or nongovernmental organizations or individuals are provided solely for information. These references are not intended to reflect the opinion of the U.S. National Park Service, the United States Government, or its officers or employees concerning the significance, priority, or importance to be given the referenced entity, product, service, or organization. Such references are not an official or personal endorsement of any product, person, or service and may not be quoted or reproduced for the purpose of stating or implying U.S. National Park Service endorsement or approval of any product, person, or service.

Reporters or other media representatives are asked to send questions through their normal channels and to refrain from submitting questions here as comments. Reporter questions may be removed.

This Comment Policy is subject to amendment or modification at any time to ensure that its continued use is consistent with its intended purpose as a limited forum.

Facebook Community Standards
Instagram Community Guidelines
The Twitter Rules
Flickr Community Guidelines
Youtube Community Guidelines

Last updated: May 21, 2023

Park footer

Contact Info

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 246, 104 Main Street
Glen Jean, WV 25846



Contact Us