With big rapids exciting enough for first-timers and challenging enough for whitewater veterans, it's no wonder the Lower New River is our most popular West Virginia rafting trip
. Without needing to rely on river levels set by a dam release schedule we raft the Lower New every day throughout the season!
- 20 big-water Class II-IV+ rapids
- Calm pools in between for lounging and swimming
- Trip Length: 10.5 miles
- Wild coal town history and gorgeous views
- Riverside BBQ lunch (veg options available)
Minimum age: 9 years/min height 52" for oar raft, with river levels up to 2 feet. Guests in 16' paddle rafts must be a minimum age of 12 and minimum height of 56".
- Season: April-October
*2017 Peak Days: Saturdays May 18 - Oct 22, May 28-29, Sept 3-4
16' Raft (8+ Person) *
Adult: Regular Rate: $119 / Tues-Thurs: $95 / Peak Days: $144
Youth: Regular Rate: $109 / Tues-Thurs: $95 / Peak Days: $134
*Ages 12+ Sturdy, stable - great for large groups.
14' Raft (6+ Person) **
Adult: Regular Rate: $129 / Peak Days: $149
**Ages 15+ - Staff recommended boat of choice.
12' Raft (4+ Person) ***
Adult: $159 / Peak Days: $179
***Ages 18+ - Every seat in this boat puts you front and center at the whitewater rodeo! Strong swimming skills and healthy physical condition are essential. Must book in multiples of 4 or 5.
16' Oar Raft (6+ Person) - Sturdy, stable ride - Ages 9+
Adult: Regular Rate: $119 / Peak Days: $144
Youth: $109 / Peak Days: $134
2017 Peak Days: Saturdays May 18 - Oct 22, May 28-29, Sept 3-4
Call to Book: 1-800-787-3982