Hawks Nest State Park Maps

Ansted, Fayette County, West Virginia

Hawks Nest State Park Description

Nestled in the heart of whitewater rafting country, Hawks Nest State Park encompasses 276 acres bordering a rugged section of the New River Gorge National River and known for the panoramic views. The New River was designated an American Heritage River on July 30, 1998. There are currently fourteen American Heritage Rivers in the country.;The name of this area comes from the numerous osprey (some call them, “fish hawks”) that once nested on the cliffs. Today, many hawks, turkey vultures, black vu

Coordinates
: 38.121; -81.118
Area
: 370 acres (1.50 km²)
Official Link
: Hawks Nest State Park

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