New River Gorge National Park & Preserve News
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New River Gorge Updates Superintendent’s Compendium to Reflect New Hunting and Recreation Rules
December 27, 2021 | 9:21 am
NPS announces changes affecting hunting regulations.
NPS Announces Changes to Ramp Harvesting in Area Parks
December 10, 2021 | 10:25 am
The National Park Service announces that, due to population decline, ramp (also known as wild leeks) harvesting will no longer be allowed within the park.
2022 Youth Arts in the Parks Contest Now Open for Wildlife
November 30, 2021 | 3:39 pm
Local students can help celebrate southern West Virginia ecology through art.
NPS Announces Emergency Safety Repairs to Cunard Road
October 12, 2021 | 10:03 am
Repairs to the Cunard Road may result is periodic delays and closures.
Thirteenth Annual Hidden History Weekend is Here!
September 21, 2021 | 10:32 am
Discover Appalachian heritage, the rich sites and stories of Southern West Virginia’s history at the 13th Annual Hidden History Weekend, September 24-26, 2021.
National Park Service Seeks Comment on Pike Drive Dam
September 10, 2021 | 4:03 pm
The National Park Service is conducting civic engagement on the Pike Drive Dam/Pond Decommissioning and Restoration Project.
New River Gorge NP&P Hunting Regulations
August 17, 2021 | 3:05 pm
s at New River Gorge National Park and Preserve will remain the same as they have in previous seasons. New regulations for hunting are on the horizon in response to the park’s recent redesignation to national park and preserve.
Search Crews Recover Possible Drowning Victim
June 15, 2021 | 2:20 pm
Search and rescue personnel recovered the body of a 25-year old man from Beckley, WV, on Monday.
New River Gorge National Park and Preserve Announces Summer Schedule
June 14, 2021 | 2:54 pm
New River Gorge National Park and Preserve Superintendent Lizzie Watts announced today that summer operating hours will be in effect at park facilities starting June 12.
Become a Friend of New River Gorge National Park and Preserve
May 21, 2021 | 10:29 am
The Friends of New River Gorge National Park and Preserve is recruiting for new members.