Hiking To This Remote Geological Wonder In West Virginia Is Like Traveling To Another Planet

Despite its name, West Virginia’s New River is actually among the oldest rivers on the continent. And not only is it home to some of the country’s best whitewater rafting, but it’s also an absolutely amazing area for hikers. One glimpse of this breathtaking area will leave you feeling like you’re on another planet.

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Come see why the New River Gorge is one of West Virginia’s most incredible natural wonders.

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