Hike A Trail To The Base Of The New River Gorge Bridge For A New View Of A West Virginia Icon

Sometimes it’s nice to do the same things again and again like eat favorite meals, spend time with loved ones, visit special places, and honor traditions. But other times, a new twist on an old favorite helps you appreciate it even more. Could that be true of an experience of West Virginia’s beloved New River Gorge Bridge? We think so!

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To learn more about how to access this unique perspective of such a familiar sight, check the trail route map on Alltrails. Is this a hike you’ve taken before? Another option with a more traditional view that is well worth your time and attention is Long Point Trail. What other trails have you found that offer great views of the New River Gorge Bridge?

Address: New River Gorge Bridge, New Haven, WV, USA