Autumn Adventures in America’s Newest National Park

Scenic fall drives, world-famous whitewater rafting trips, annual festivals — the New River Gorge is waiting to be explored this autumn.

Hit the Trails

Take in the beautiful fall foliage from the trails. Hike Long Point Trail for a one-of-a-kind perspective of the New River Gorge Bridge or zig-zag along the rim of the Gorge on the Endless Wall Trail for sights of surrounding vistas painted in warm seasonal hues. And there’s no shortage of winding routes in our national park. Explore the popular Arrowhead Trail System on a mountain bike excursion.

Find Colorful Adventure

Feeling adventurous? Get an aerial look at our vibrant landscape on a thrilling Bridge Walk tour or scenic biplane ride through the Gorge. Climb to new heights and take in impressive views from above when you scale our sandstone cliffs on a rock climbing trip.

Take a Road Trip

Load up the family for a fall road trip full of colorful foliage and hidden local gems. Travel down the picturesque Midland Trail route and discover rushing waterfalls, amazing overlooks and family-friendly attractions.

Request a Travel Guide

Go Gorge this fall! Request a travel guide and book your stay with one of our lodging partners below.

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