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Canyon Rim Visitor Center

162 Visitor Center Road, Lansing, WV 25862
+1 304-574-2115
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Such nice people

We enjoyed our visit to this visitor center. They have two informative videos to watch on the... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
2doglady
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Great place to see the bridge from.

The rangers are super nice and know the park well. The information they have on the area is amazing... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
Rob H
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162 Visitor Center Road, Lansing, WV 25862
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to this visitor center. They have two informative videos to watch on the history of the area and on the construction of the New River Gorge Bridge. The staff here was very helpful and such pleasant people. There is a restroom...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

The rangers are super nice and know the park well. The information they have on the area is amazing to look at and they have some nice little hikes.

1  Thank Rob H
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Our family of four made a somewhat impromptu stop on our way back to Ohio from Virginia. We'd heard of the New River Gorge and driven over the section on I-64 many times. Upon entering, the lodge-like visitor center looks like many others, with displays,...More

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped by to get information about a hike we planned for the weekend and the female ranger went above and beyond! We received the information about Kaymoor and so much more. The rangers are helpful and full of knowledge about the bridge and gorge....More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Just stopped to check out briefly. If you have small kids good place to see gorge view through glass window. Also if you like videos they play one about the history. Ok place to stop for restroom and quick view. They were packed when I...More

Thank RCG000
Reviewed 21 October 2017

The visitors center` is wonderful with views of the river and many exhibits on the history of the area and much more. There is a gift shop and so much to do.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 17 October 2017

If you are planning to visit the New River Gorge, it goes without saying you should visit this Visitors Center. They have tons of brochures and the CD for the Fayette Station Road tour. The CD is free. They have also have some exhibits and...More

Thank dlmsigh
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The new river. What a story, what a river. Starts here, at one of the best visitor centers I have been to...Gettysburg is still tops, but this place is close. The views of the largest single arch steel bridge is worth the stop. The quick...More

Thank Michael A
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We enjoyed the 2 hours or so that we spent at the gorge. We got there too late for the video but the ranger gave us an audio tour cd and we drove the "old route" across the New River, stopping several times to enjoy...More

Thank LarrytheBear2015
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Great place to get a break from the heat. Be sure to check out the history of the area, how the bridge was built, and the overlook from the deck off the back is great! There is also a couple of overlooks you can walk...More

Thank Brandy B
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