New River Campground is situated on the National New River, located on scenic Midland Trail (Route 60) just above Gauley River in Gauley Bridge, WV. We are just minutes from Kanawha Falls and Hawks Nest State Park. Other local attractions include whitewater rafting, fishing, and the New River Gorge Bridge, the longest arch bridge in the world and the second highest bridge in the U.S. The bridge is a local center of focus on Bridge Day, which takes place on the third Saturday in October. The nearby town, Gauley Bridge, hosts an annual town festival in September and a Christmas parade in December. Campground amenities include: full service hookups, a dump station, ice machine, bait shop, showers, restrooms, wi-fi, and boat ramp.
We currently have 39 full hookup sites (water, electric, and sewer) and 13 rustic sites (tents only, no utilities). Each site contains a fire ring, grill, and picnic table. Our bathhouse features individual stalls and is equipped with hot water, heating, and air conditioning. The New River Campground also features a private boat launch on site and a covered shelter that may be reserved at an additional charge.