Links to other Fayetteville, West Virginia adventures, food and accommodations:


Cantrell's Gorge Gateway Center
72 Laurel Creek Rd Fayetteville, WV 25840

This is a great facility where you have the option of choosing between camping, cabins and rental vacation homes. They have an over 100 acre resort that offers both primitive tent camping, either wooded or fielded sites and full camper hook-ups. Nice shower house facilities.


Chestnut Creek Campground
Lansing Rd. Lansing, WV 25862

Quiet camping in 40 acres of woods, secluded, spacious, flat tent sites, group sites near shelters (1 cabin, tents & kitchen complex), covered platforms, clean restrooms & hot showers, recreation areas & hiking trail. No hook-ups! 1/2 mile north of the New River Gorge Bridge. Major credit cards


Rifrafters Campground
Rt. 2 Box 140-A
Fayetteville, WV 25840

Rifrafters Campground provides tent and RV camping and economy cabins in the woodlands near Fayetteville, West Virginia (WV) -- only two-miles south of the New River Gorge Bridge. Their cleanliness, accessibility, and quiet family atmosphere have earned them a place among West Virginia's most-popular camping areas.


Roger’s Rocky Top Retreat
Left on Kaymoor #1, two miles out Gatewood Rd.
Fayetteville, WV 25840

The ultimate climber’s campground at the New River Gorge. Rogers has a small camp store, coin-token showers, port-o-potties, field camping, wireless internet access and loads of character. Within 15 minute walk to Butcher’s Branch, Rico, the Hole and the infamous Kaymoor Stairs.




Cooter’s Cabins and Campin’
137 Cooters Lane, Fayetteville, WV
If you like quiet, secluded, rustic camping Cooter's is the place to go. Located four miles from West Virginia’s New River Gorge.


Mill Creek Cabins
Entrance at 1163 Milroy Grose Road, Lansing, WV

Nestled in the beautiful West Virginia mountains in the heart of the New River Gorge, your cabin comes equipped with many amenities, including hot tubs.



Holiday Inn New River Gorge
Oak Hill, WV  304.465.0571

Holiday Inn with loads of amenities. Indoor pool and gym.


New River Inn – Oak Hill

Hotel with free high-speed internet, complimentary breakfast, cable TV, heated outdoor pool, hair dryer, microwave & fridge in every room, located a short 5 minute drive from the New River Gorge.


Quality Inn New River Gorge
103 Elliott’s Way, Fayetteville, WV

Tons of amenities! Outdoor pool, restaurant, bar, tennis court and much more. Just a 2 minute drive to the New River Gorge.


Bed & Breakfast


County Seat B & B
306 W Maple Ave, Fayetteville, WV 25840

County Seat Bed & Breakfast is just five minutes from the New River Gorge. A full breakfast is served each morning. Small and quaint in size with 2 guest rooms with private bath, 1 with a shared bath. No internet.


Historic Morris Harvey House
201 W Maple Ave, Fayetteville, WV

Located in downtown Fayetteville walking distance to great eateries, shops and outdoor outfitters. The Historic Morris Harvey House, circa 1902, has been tastefully restored with a Victorian flair to provide you with a comfortable sanctuary. Beautiful house, amazing breakfasts and the most accommodating host.


Historic White Horse Bed and Breakfast
120 Fayette Ave, Fayetteville, WV

The twenty-two-room White Horse is among the most exceptional bed-and-breakfasts in West Virginia. Located in the Fayetteville National Historic District, the White Horse is only minutes from the New River Gorge National River. Though stately, its atmosphere is relaxed, and guests are usually attired for outdoor recreation.




Cathedral Cafe
134 Court Street, Fayetteville, WV

The first breakfast spot in Fayetteville. Our favorites for breakfast…The Dobson, the cinnamon rolls, and the multi-berry muffins. Lunch favorites the Italian AKA the Angie and the Veggie Panini. LOVE the carrot cake! Open for breakfast and lunch. Wifi available.


312 N Court Street, Fayetteville, WV

If you want unique Mexican food, go to Diogi's. Good food. Huge beer & wine selection. Take your dog out on the deck to enjoy your meal with you! Open daily, lunch and dinner.


Dirty Ernie’s
310 Keller Ave, Fayetteville, WV

From their famous ribs to hot wings, pastas, salads, soups and sandwiches, you are sure to find something to please your palate. Their prices are affordable and their employees love to see new faces and old friends. Open for dinner.


103 S Court Street, Fayetteville, WV

Serves authentic Cajun low country cuisine including seafood boils, shellfish, andouille sausage, Gumbo, crab cakes, French onion soup, and much more. Gumbo's also serves signature burgers, a variety of sandwiches, Po’ Boys, and big fresh salads with homemade dressings. They offer many unique appetizers (try the Screamin Shrooms) and sides, and a children’s menu is also available. Open year round, Closed Monday


Pies & Pints Pizzeria
Maple Avenue, Fayetteville, WV 

Pies & Pints Pizzeria offers a great selection of gourmet pizza, sandwiches and salads. Amazing beer and wine selection. Check out buffet night. All the pizza and salad you can eat! Wifi available. Open daily lunch and dinner.


Secret Sandwich Society
103 1/2 Keller Ave. Fayetteville, WV

Gourmet sandwiches named after presidents and other historical figures. Great homemade macaroni and cheese. Terrific cheese soup. Serving breakfast and lunch.


The Vandalian
On the corner of Court Street and Maple Ave, Fayetteville, WV

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Must try the locals’ breakfast favorite the OTWG. Personal favorite is the Sweet and Savory Belgium Waffle, a crisp waffle with bacon and candy brandied pecans. Lunch Spicy Thai Burrito and any of the burgers!!! Try the salmon or the linguini piquante for dinner. A potpourri of fabulous cheesecakes! Open year-round, seasonal scheduling, check website for more info. Wifi available.


Wild Flour Bakery
105 W Maple Avenue, Fayetteville, WV

Located in downtown Fayetteville next to Ben Franklin. Offers a wide assortment of fresh homemade baked goods. The cream horns and the lemon bars are must! Also offers daily lunch specials! Wifi available.

Other Activities

ATV’s and Ziplines


Burning Rock Outdoor Adventure Park
171 Burning Rock Drive, Sophia, WV

The hottest off-road destination in Southern West Virginia spans nearly 8000 acres. This new park offers 100 miles of trails with something for every skill level. Bring your own dirt bike, ATV or UTV. Guided tours are also available if you don’t have equipment.The Burning Rock Express Zipline is a one-of-a-kind experience. If you’re on a West Virginia Vacation, don’t miss it.  Be sure to wear closed-toe, heeled shoes and comfortable clothing. The Express is a dual-racing zipline. Which means you can race your friends, side by side, and watch their faces as they fly just feet away from you.

Zipline Stats:

  • The zipline is 2,500 feet long (a half mile!)
  • The Burning Rock Express zipline has a 300 foot descent (that’s a 30 story building!)
  • The Burning Rock Express zipline reaches speeds of 60 MPH
  • Zippers must weigh between 70 and 250 Lbs (that's the rule!)


Cave Tours

Lost World Caverns, Lewisburg


Organ Cave
Ronceverte, WV


Coal Mine Tours


Beckley Exhibition Coal Mine and Youth Museum



Great trails can be found in the New River Gorge as well as in the West Virginia’s State Parks. Trail maps can be obtained at the New River Gorge Bridge Visitor’s Center located on Route 19 at the bridge: 304.574.2115

Mountain Biking


New River Bikes
304.574.2453 or 800-890-2453

Bike rentals, sales and guided tours. Great trail information.




Kula Yoga Studio 128 Court Street, Fayetteville, WV

Kula means community. Located in historic downtown Fayetteville, WV across the street from the Historic Fayette Theater. They have a wide range of teachers and styles available, including private sessions. If you have questions about yoga, our community-centered philosophy or what may be right for you don't hesitate to give them a call.


Local Information Agencies


Bridge Day

Official website of the New River Gorge Bridge Day. Bridge Day is one of the largest extreme sports event in the world held annually on the third Saturday in October in Fayette County, West Virginia.  Hundreds of BASE jumpers and over 80,000 spectators are expected to attend Bridge Day.


Fayette County

Official website of the Fayette County Chamber of Commerce.  Network with area businesses


Fayetteville CVB

Official website of the Fayetteville Convention and Visitor’s Bureau. Information on Fayetteville, West Virginia’s local businesses.


New River Gorge CVB

Official website of the New River Gorge Convention and Visitor's Bureau.


Summersville CVB

Official website of the Summersville Convention and Visitor’s Bureau.


Government Agencies

West Virginia has an incredible system of well-managed lakes, rivers, campgrounds, forests, and of course, cabin rentals. The splendor of the Appalachian Mountains, along with the wildlife that it supports, makes for an incredible vacation. Our State and National Park and Forests are perfect for bird watching, camping, fishing, boating, rock climbing, kayaking, whitewater rafting hiking and mountain biking.

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