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River Expeditions - Day Trips

900 Broadway Avenue, Oak Hill, WV 25901
800-463-9873
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Ranked #2 of 7 Attractions in Oak Hill
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Description: Experience whitewater rafting and scenic float trips on the New River and Gauley River in West Virginia.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

My family (kids 7 & 9) really enjoyed our day of whitewater rafting on the upper New River: lots of fun, great guides, good food, fun rapids. This family run company was also really helpful.

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Columbus, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I was a little nervous on our way down, as I had never done anything like this before. The campground (RV sites) were very nice and met our needs. Our guide for our trip was Jake and I think we had the best guide of any other group. Jake took us through all of the best lines in each rapid,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We just got done rafting down the New river with River Expadtions!! It was a very fun trip it had lots of big class 4s with some fun 5s. Weeven stoped to surf a lot. Are raft guide John st george was very good he has been out on the river for years. But i know we need to get... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I bought a camping/whitewater package through Travelzoo for our family of 5 (2 adults, a 15, 14 and 12 yo.) The campsite exceeded our expectations. We tent camped for two nights, they had clean bathrooms, a hot tub and pool and a large rec room with games and wifi. The rafting trip was professionally run with great guides. The trip... More

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Norfolk, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed July 19-22 in a Rustic Cabin. We were a little taken back and not in a good way is it is very small and they are poorly constructed as there were nails sticking out everywhere. Make sure you watch your head getting in and out of bed or surely you will have a nail stabbing you in the... More

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Columbus, OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I took my two granddaughters, 8 & 12 to raft for their first time. The whole experience was great! We camped in the safari tents so this grandma didn't have to worry about setting up a tent with only the help of the little ones. The tents were spacious and like new, and each site had a very nice picnic... More

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Elyria, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I took my two kids, 13 and 9 for their first whitewater rafting trip here. Our package included two nights of camping, two mornings of continental breakfast and a one-day excursion on the river. This place was so clean, bathroom facilities were great and campsites included necessities like trash can, fire pit and picnic table. The breakfast was very light... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This was our first time rafting and all I can say is wow! We did the lower new river. The guides were were great and not only were they safety minded they were fun!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stayed at River Expeditions from May 14 to May 18. This was a "girls trip" in which we were rafting for 2 days and hiking 1 day. We stayed in a luxury cabin that was very nice. It had 5 bedrooms (with a queen bed in each), a full kitchen, living room, 2 full bathrooms, TV, gas fireplace, hot... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

My girlfriend and I arrived late the night before, around 10:30, and were still able to check in. The cabin was primitive but very comfortable. The facilities were extremely clean, and the amenities were plentiful. The staff was friendly, and our guide, Dar, was super chill, friendly, funny, and very knowledgeable. We felt very comfortable rafting with him and 100%... More

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