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 The Gauley River is a whitewater hotspot on the east coast, it is also very scenic.

Gauley River National Recreation Area has good outdoors recreation that you could take advantage of. I don't want to stop, cause I'm havin' a great time here at Gauley River National Recreation Area. Bend Branch is a stream that you may come across while here. From Gauley River National Recreation Area you obtain a great panorama of Stretcher Neck. Sugar Creek flows through this area, and at Gauley River National Recreation Area you can distinguish Packs Mountain. This
    is a fine wilderness vicinity that is popular with people from near and far. Do check out Unnamed Tributary Barren Branch Dam if you're here at Gauley River National Recreation Area, and the panorama of Batoff Mountain is picturesque.
While you're here at Gauley River National
Recreation Area, you could also have a look at lovely Little Beaver Lake, and Blake Hollow is close at hand, and is a tremendous location. Garden Ground Mountain is picturesque and can be made out from Gauley River National Recreation Area, and there's some flowing water close by, Hickory Branch is a stream you can check out during your stay. There are so many amusing things to do to suit everybody.
Appalachian Wildwaters Campground is a tremendous local campground; dry warm beds await you at Howard Johnson Express Inn - Beckley. Going to Gauley
 
    River National Recreation Area is a fine idea when you've got to get out of the house. If you need a place to stay Days Inn of Mount Hope is a tremendous choice; close by you come across delightful locations like Sweetwood Hollow.
The glorious beauty of Gauley River National
Recreation Area is there for you to love. It's a popular place to get away to for people rolling up from Glen Jean. Not enough hours in a day to enjoy this location. A great close by hotel is Holiday Lodge, and a good spot is Silver Gap.
An exciting thing to stop at next to Gauley River National Recreation Area is Cedar Branch Dam. Comfort Inn New River is a pleasant site to get some rest, and Gauley River National Recreation Area is a good site to visit for more than one day, Mountain State Travel and Trl Pr is a good site to camp nearby. Gauley
 
River National Recreation Area is not far at all from Glen Jean. After a long day outdoors Fairfield Inn Beckley is a great location to spend a night or two. If you're here at Gauley River National Recreation Area, you could stop at Adkins Branch, and at Fayette County Lake Number One Dam next to Gauley River National Recreation Area there are some exciting things to see.

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OUTDOORS
These outdoors activities are available near Gauley River National Recreation Area.
 Campgrounds Near Gauley River National Recreation Area:
Alpine Adventures, Bradley, 3 miles away
Plum Orchard Lake, Scarbro, 4 miles away
New River Gorge National River- Army Camp, Terry, 5 miles away
ACE Adventure Center, Minden, 5 miles away
Plum Orchard Lake Wildlife Management Area - Dam Site, Dothan, 6 miles away
Appalachian Wildwaters Campground, Oak Hill, 6 miles away
Mountain State Travel and Trl Pr, Glen Morgan, 7 miles away
 Hotels Near Gauley River National Recreation Area:
Days Inn Mount Hope, Mount Hope , 4 miles away
Holiday Lodge, Oak Hill , 5 miles away
Comfort Inn New River, Oak Hill , 7 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Beckley, Beckley , 7 miles away
Howard Johnson Express Inn - Beckley, Beckley , 7 miles away
Courtyard Beckley, Beckley , 7 miles away
Econo Lodge Beckley, Beckley , 7 miles away
 Ski Areas Near Gauley River National Recreation Area:
Winterplace, West Virginia , 17 miles away, 603 foot drop, 9 lifts, 27 runs
Snowshoe, West Virginia , 86 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 14 lifts, 57 runs
The Homestead, Virginia , 89 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
 Whitewater Near Gauley River National Recreation Area:
Dunloup Creek, Fayette County , 2 miles away, Class III-IV - 6 miles long (Harvey to New River at Thurmond)
Arbuckle Creek, Fayette County , 5 miles away, Class III-IV - 3.7 miles long (Oak Hill to New)
New River, Fayette Raleigh County , 5 miles away, Class II-III - 15 miles long (McCreery to Thurmond)
New River, -blank- County , 6 miles away, Class I-III - 7 miles long (Thurmond to Cunard)
Paint Creek, Fayette County , 7 miles away, Class II-IV - 4.6 miles long (Laurel Grove Church to Mossy)
 Public Lands Near Gauley River National Recreation Area:
Bluestone National Scenic River, Glen Jean - WV , 0 miles away
New River Gorge National River, Glen Jean - WV , 0 miles away
Little Beaver State Park, West Virginia , 10 miles away
Hawks Nest State Park, West Virginia , 12 miles away
Babcock State Park, West Virginia , 14 miles away
Camp Creek State Park, West Virginia , 20 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Gauley River National Recreation Area:
Saddlebred Golf Club, Beckley , 8 miles away
Grandview Country Club, Beaver , 9 miles away
Bridge Haven Golf Club, Fayetteville , 9 miles away
Beaver Creek Golf Club, Beaver , 10 miles away
Glade Springs Hotel & Conference Resort, Daniels , 11 miles away
 Lakes Near Gauley River National Recreation Area
Plum Orchard Lake, Fayette County , 6 miles away
Little Beaver Lake, Raleigh County , 10 miles away
Stephens Lake, Raleigh County , 12 miles away

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