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Fayette Trail Coalition, partners unveil trail plan


The Fayette Trail Coalition and its partners are forging new paths as southern West Virginia continues to venture into uncharted territory.
Among the critical focus areas as the redesignation of the local National Park Service entity to the New River Gorge National Park and Preserve enters its second year is a no-brainer — strengthening, promoting and preserving the myriad outdoor recreational opportunities found in the region. All the while, leaders at various levels realize that — while a larger influx of visitors will bode well to the region's overall financial picture — they must also be cognizant of what the national park designation means in terms of infrastructure and sustainability.

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