Trail to Bridge Overlook
New River Gorge Bridge
If you descend to the lower overlook: *Be careful! *The trip down is easy, the trip back, strenuous. *Benches along the way provide rest stops. * Watch your step. Footing can be uneven.
Erected by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Bridges & Viaducts.
Location. 38° 4.194′ N, 81° 4.542′ W. Marker is in Lansing, West Virginia, in Fayette County. Marker is on Visitor Center Road. The marker is on the grounds of the Canyon Rim Visitor Center New River Gorge National River. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lansing WV 25862, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Bridge (here, next to this marker); The Deceptive Forest (within shouting distance of this marker);
Also see . . . New River Gorge Bridge. (Submitted on January 21, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 26, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 26, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.