The Best View of the Bridge!

The Best View of the Bridge!

The Best View of the Bridge!The Best View of the Bridge!

Fun for All Ages!

Take a scenic tram from Hawks Nest State Park


Then ride our 21-foot jet boat to a  spectacular view of the New River Gorge Bridge!



Weekdays 11 am - 4 pm; Weekends 11 am - 6 pm

May - Saturdays and Sundays only

June, July, August- Every day except Wednesdays

September - Saturdays and Sundays only

October - Every day except Wednesdays

Prices - Includes Tram and Boat rides


Age                   Weekday/Weekend

17-59                                   $29/$30

60+                                      $27/$28

5-16                                       $14/$15

4 and under                              FREE

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I make reservations?

We do not take reservations, but run on a first come/first served basis.

Where do I buy my ticket?

 Purchase tickets in the tram office at Hawks Nest State Park Lodge.

Ticket sales begin at 11:00am. The first trip goes out at approximately 11:20 and then every 45 minutes. The last trip during the week is at 4:00 pm and the last trip on Saturday and Sunday is at 6pm.

How long is the trip?

It will take one hour to ride the tram and take the boat ride. The boat ride itself lasts approximately 25 minutes.

What if it rains?

The boat is covered and still operates in the rain. The trip will be cancelled if there is lightning. 

What is the boat capacity?

The boat can hold up to sixteen passengers. It is, however, weight restricted and therefore may hold less.

How can I contact you?

Scroll down for our phone numbers or to send an e-mail! See you on the boat!

Contact Us


800-CALL-WVA (ASK FOR HAWKS NEST STATE PARK)  18399 Midland Trail, Ansted, WV