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Cantrell Ultimate Rafting - Day Tours
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Cantrell Ultimate Rafting is a family owned and operated West Virginia company situated near the village of Fayetteville and the village of Hinton and the best whitewater rafting on the east coast. Cantrell guides are some of the finest in the...more
49 Cantrell Dr, Fayetteville, WV 25840-5123
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Reviewed January 15, 2019

We are professional river runners.. On vacation for the first time in the South. I wanted to get a good scouting run on the New River in some rubber. I saw the old yellow bus go buy our campsite and new that is a rig...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

Exceptional family owned business. Our tour guide was awesome. Traveled with my husband and daughter this summer and we shared a raft with a family from Wisconsin. We had a fun-filled adventure.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

I give cantrell ultimate rafting two thumbs up.. nacy and her staff went above and beyond any expectations I had for this trip and our rafting good moose was amazing, I would highly recommend coming here , I'll be back for sure... Chaps.....

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We had a blast on the tour. Stacy was our tour guide and she was very knowledgeable and experienced white water rafter. The bar was great central hangout spot with good food and fun times

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve S
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We loved Cantrell’s rafting! We went for the weekend and did the lower Gauley. Stacey was our guide and was incredible. Very hospitable and fun! We wanted an aggressive route and she delivered! Nancy helped with reservations and accommodated our room situation so smoothly. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Been here in the spring and fall. Spring is a wild ride. Summer is much more enjoyable.good for family, couple or friends.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Camped two nights. Did the Upper Gauley with Fish as our guide. He was the perfect guide. He was funny, but knew when to keep it serious. The food served was delicious and all the staff were laid back and helpful. Bartender even ran into...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nathan D
Reviewed October 7, 2018

I love Centrells the only family owned and operated rafting Company in Fayetteville. My daughter and I have been waiting for Gauley season with anticipation. Rob, Carl and Shelley were the best trip leaders. I was in Rob's boat and he was an excellent guide...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patricia G
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Stayed two nights at Cantrell’s and had an epic trip down the Upper Gauley. Our guide, Fish, was an experienced expert who kept us safe, but gave the right amount of action too. He’s also a great guy and a blast. The campground is very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Bachelor party landed in Fayetteville for an Upper Gauley run with Cantrell's. Absolutely great trip! Our guide, Fish, was fantastic. Avoid the commercialized folks and go with the personal touch that Cantrell's gives.

Date of experience: October 2018
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October 11, 2016|
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Response from Ruthie B | Reviewed this property |
we rafted the first weekend of October and rented wet suits from Cantrell...and they provide splash jackets also. And booties...certainly helped with the cold water and cooler air temps...enjoy!
May 5, 2016|
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Response from JessicaS6407 | Property representative |
We have RV sites with water and electric hookup for $35 per night for double occupancy($10 per extra guest).The Lower New River Gorge full day or express trip would be perfect for your family. This section of river is great... More
Michael L
March 21, 2016|
Response from JessicaS6407 |
Hi, yes we have cabins available please call 1-304-877-8235 to book your reservation. Look forward to hearing from you.