aerial view of lower river of the new river gorge, west virginia

Visit America’s Newest National Park, Get 2 Nights of Free Camping

Want to explore the hottest new park to hit the northeast? Check out New River Gorge, and you can even camp for free.

America’s newest national park — the New River Gorge in West Virginia — offers activities for outdoors enthusiasts of all kinds — rafting, fishing, biking, hiking, and more. And if you haven’t thought about making a trip, here’s an incentive: free camping.

Adventures on the Gorge is an adventure company based just a stone’s throw from the park. And it’s offering just that to those who book adventures with them.

Free Camping, and More

When you book a trip with Adventures on the Gorge, you’ll get 2 nights of free camping included. Here are the trip options: lower river rafting, upper river rafting, or river rafting and ziplining.

The included free camping is located at the Adventures on the Gorge’s own Mill Creek campgrounds, with options for RV, trailer, and tent camping. There are over 100 sites from which to choose.

The free camping deals are available for select dates in June and July, with more availability through August and September.

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Mary Murphy

Mary is based out of GearJunkie's Denver, CO office. She has a degree in English and Journalism, and been writing professionally for over five years. Her outdoor interests span from running to sport climbing, from landscape photography to skiing to pack-paddleboarding. If she's not writing, you can most likely find her at the top of a fourteener, or in a local bakery.