The New River Gorge National Park and Preserve is seeing record visitation. If you are looking for trails and places to spread out and be at one with nature, we have a few phenomenal suggestions that will help you literally get off the beaten path.
Grandview Area Trails
Grandview area trails offer spectacular views, rock formations, and woodlands.
Sandstone Brooks Area Trails
There are several excellent trails in the south end of the park, just a short drive from Sandstone Visitor Center.
Thurmond-Stone Cliff-Cunard Area Trails
There are several easy to moderate hiking trails, many utilizing old roads and railroad grades, in the Thurmond area.
Last updated: August 4, 2021