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Canyon Rim Visitor Center

162 Visitor Center Road, Lansing, WV 25862
+1 304-574-2115
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Cross that Bridge...

The New River is one of the oldest rivers in the world. The New River Gorge Bridge, 3030 feet... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John N
STUNING VIEWS OF NEW RIVER GORGE

Stop at Visitor center for N.P. Gifts, maps, museum and stunning views high above the gorge. Last... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mealybug
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Wilmington, Delaware
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162 Visitor Center Road, Lansing, WV 25862
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The New River is one of the oldest rivers in the world. The New River Gorge Bridge, 3030 feet long, has the third longest single-span arch. Stop at the Visitor Center and see both of these beautiful treasures. The Visitor Center is quite large for...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stop at Visitor center for N.P. Gifts, maps, museum and stunning views high above the gorge. Last visit, ranger let me borrow binoculars. Hike a great trail off of RT 19!Fern Trail 4.6 RT. Great gorge views. Caution at lookouts! Dangerous drop offs and slippery...More

1  Thank mealybug
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to stop for info on where to go and what to do. The lady working (Ms. Quinn) was really awesome and helpful. She gave us so much info on things​ to do and places to see. Get the CD for...More

1  Thank Jared T
Reviewed 7 March 2017

So much to see. So much to read. The rangers and staff were quite helpful with answering our questions. This place is a must visit for everyone.

1  Thank Sue N
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I stopped while traveling through and am glad I did. Great visitor center and also has a walkway you can go down to get a better view. Only took a few minutes to see everything and was a great way to stretch my legs!

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Excellent view of the New River Gorge and educational opportunity to learn of the history of the area! The lady ranger was very informational recommending waterfalls to visit that were in the area. I would highly recommend stopping by and taking in the picturesque views.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Not your ordinary VC as the on duty Rangers love their jobs & spread that onto the visitors ! Had a long discussion with one Lady Ranger who inspired us to damn the clock & do the loop road on WV 82 and we may...More

Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 16 December 2016

A great place to stop and see great views! It is a wonderful place to rest ,have some snacks and learn new things about the area. This is a must if you are in the are!

1  Thank thegrayhair
Reviewed 8 November 2016

My wife and I stopped by to visit the bridge and stopped in to have our Passport stamped. While there were talked with the very friendly and knowledgeable rangers and received information on the area as well as how to travel down to the river...More

Thank Thomas B
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This visitors center is just off Rt. 19 and a very nice place for a quick stop for travelers. Also a must is the boardwalk and steps down to the main overlook. (just pace yourself coming back up). Breathtaking views of this magnificent bridge. Perfect...More

Thank beachlady3
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