West Virginia Assistive Technology System

Fayette County

[Babcock State Park]             [Hawks Nest State Park]
          [New River Gorge National River - Canyon Rim Visitor Center]             [New River Information Center]
          [Plum Orchard Lake WMA]             [Wildwater Expeditions]
 
  small map showing all WV counties and enlarged map of Fayette County showing routes to Ansted, Clifftop, Lansing, Fayetteville, Oak Hill and Scarbro

       
       
       

Babcock State Park

        HC 35  Box 150
Clifftop, WV  25831
304-438-3004
www.babcocksp.com
DNRBabcock@wvdnr.gov

Babcock State Park offers its guests 4,127 acres of serene, yet rugged beauty located adjacent to the New River Gorge National River, which is the heart of whitewater industry in West Virginia.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                           

ACCESSIBILITY FEATURE DESCRIPTION
accessible Entrance Accessible
accessible Ramps Accessible
partially accessible Parking and Drop Off Area No signs marking accessible spaces
accessible Rest Rooms Accessible
partially accessible Telephone Not applicable
accessible Access to Goods & Services Accessible
accessible Doors Accessible
partially accessible Stairs No non-slip surface
N/A Elevator/Lift Not applicable
N/A Theater/Auditorium Not applicable
N/A Emergency Exit Not applicable
accessible Camp Site Accessible
accessible Picnic Shelter Accessible
accessible Fishing Accessible
accessible Swimming Accessible - pool has lift
N/A Playground Not applicable

 

Hawks Nest State Park

P. O. Box 857
177 West Main Street
Ansted, WV  25812
304-658-5212
www.hawksnestsp.com
hawksnestinfo@wv.gov

Nestled in the heart of whitewater rafting country, Hawks Nest State Park encompasses 276 acres bordering the New River Gorge National River.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                           

ACCESSIBILITY FEATURE DESCRIPTION
accessible Entrance Accessible
N/A Ramps Not applicable
accessible Parking and Drop Off Area Accessible
accessible Rest Rooms Accessible
accessible Telephone Accessible
accessible Access to Goods & Services Accessible
accessible Doors Accessible
accessible Stairs Accessible
accessible Elevator/Lift Accessible
N/A Theater/Auditorium Not applicable
accessible Emergency Exit Accessible
accessible Camp Site Accessible
accessible Picnic Shelter Accessible
accessible Fishing Accessible
accessible Swimming Accessible
accessible Playground Accessible

 

New River Gorge National River - Canyon Rim Visitor Center


National River
P. O. Box 202 (Rt. 19)
Lansing, WV 25862
304-465-0508
www.nps.gov/neri
neri_interpretation@nps.gov

Visitor station for area information and for interpretation of the natural, cultural and historical values of the New River Gorge.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                           

ACCESSIBILITY FEATURE DESCRIPTION
accessible Entrance Accessible
accessible Ramps Accessible
accessible Parking and Drop Off Area Accessible
accessible Rest Rooms Accessible
N/A Telephone Not applicable
accessible Access to Goods & Services Accessible
accessible Doors Accessible
accessible Stairs Accessible
accessible Elevator/Lift Accessible
N/A Theater/Auditorium Not applicable
accessible Emergency Exit Accessible
N/A Camp Site Not applicable
N/A Picnic Shelter Not applicable
N/A Fishing Not applicable
N/A Swimming Not applicable
N/A Playground Not applicable

 

New River Information Center Convention & Visitors Bureau



Rt. 19 /310 Oyler Ave.
Oak Hill, WV  25901
800-927-0263
304-465-5617
www.newrivercvb.com
sharon@newrivercvb.com

The New River Information Center provides information about recreation and other activities in Fayette County and around the New River Gorge National River.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                           

ACCESSIBILITY FEATURE DESCRIPTION
accessible Entrance Accessible
accessible Ramps Accessible
accessible Parking and Drop Off Area Accessible
accessible Rest Rooms Accessible
N/A Telephone Not applicable
accessible Access to Goods & Services Accessible
accessible Doors Accessible
accessible Stairs Accessible
N/A Elevator/Lift Not applicable
N/A Theater/Auditorium Not applicable
partially accessible Emergency Exit No lights or audible signals
N/A Camp Site Not applicable
N/A Picnic Shelter Not applicable
N/A Fishing Not applicable
N/A Swimming Not applicable
N/A Playground Not applicable

 

Plum Orchard Lake Wildlife Management Area

Rt. 1 Box 186
Scarbro, WV 25917
304-469-9905
www.plumorchardlake.com
plumorchardwma@wv.gov

Plum Orchard Lake Wildlife Management Area offers hunting for turkey, squirrel, raccoon and waterfowl. A rifle range is available for shooters. The lake has sunfish, largemouth bass, channel catfish and crappie.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                           

ACCESSIBILITY FEATURE DESCRIPTION
accessible Entrance Accessible
accessible Ramps Accessible
accessible Parking and Drop Off Area Accessible
accessible Rest Rooms Accessible
N/A Telephone Not applicable
N/A Access to Goods & Services Not applicable
N/A Doors Not applicable
N/A Stairs Not applicable
N/A Elevator/Lift Not applicable
N/A Theater/Auditorium Not applicable
N/A Emergency Exit Not applicable
accessible Camp Site Accessible
N/A Picnic Shelter Not applicable
accessible Fishing Accessible
N/A Swimming Not applicable
N/A Playground Not applicable

 

Wildwater Expeditions Unlimited Inc.

Rt. 19 and Milroy Grose Rd.
Lansing, WV
304-658-4007
800-982-7238
www.wvaraft.com
wvaraft@wavaraft.com

White water adventures ranging from family fun to extreme rafting are available on the New and Gauley Rivers.  Other adventures include kayaking and climbing.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                           

ACCESSIBILITY FEATURE DESCRIPTION
partially accessible Entrance No signs for nearest entrance
partially accessible Ramps Not slip resistant
partially accessible Parking and Drop Off Area No van accessible signs
partially accessible Rest Rooms No signage
N/A Telephone Not applicable
accessible Access to Goods & Services Accessible
partially accessible Doors All threshholds not beveled
partially accessible Stairs Not slip resistant
N/A Elevator/Lift Not applicable
N/A Theater/Auditorium Not applicable
accessible Emergency Exit Accessible
N/A Camp Site Not applicable
N/A Picnic Shelter Not applicable
N/A Fishing Not applicable
N/A Swimming Not applicable
N/A Playground Not applicable