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River Expeditions Whitewater Rafting

900 Broadway Ave, Oak Hill, WV 25901-2315
+1 800-463-9873
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Great place to raft and hike

An annual trip to raft and hike each year never disappointed. Usually we tent camp. and hike over... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ted S
Fabulous Trip

My family ages 12, 14, 16, 18 and two adults took the all day rafting trip on the Gauley River. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Join us as we celebrate 50-years of rafting in West Virginia! You're invited to explore, paddle, soar, connect and share the joy of adventure. Discover the charm and history of the New River Gorge, as well as its vibrant, dynamic spirit and rugged beauty. River Expeditions is the area's only family-owned adventure outfitter. Guests come first because we don’t answer to shareholders and we believe size should never outrank service. Find the best value for your vacation and feel confident about your travel decision, whether you stay a week, a weekend or just an afternoon. We never miss an opportunity to "wow" you! Stay on site at our beautiful basecamp with cabins, campground, RV park, outdoor pool, saloon, restaurant, zipline, lodge, complimentary Wi-Fi and a host of other amazing amenities. Let our talented, energetic staff sharing their passion for adventure and host your next vacation. You'll enjoy your visit - and especially the memories you create. #almostheaven
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LOCATION
900 Broadway Ave, Oak Hill, WV 25901-2315
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+1 800-463-9873
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"great trip"
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"river expedition"
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"potato salad"
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"lots of fun"
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"keep coming back"
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"checking in"
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"lower gauley"
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"these guys"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

An annual trip to raft and hike each year never disappointed. Usually we tent camp. and hike over the day, and raft another day

Thank Ted S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family ages 12, 14, 16, 18 and two adults took the all day rafting trip on the Gauley River. We went through level I to V rapids. The guides were great. Everything was well organized. We had some thrills and some mellow periods swimming...More

Thank Ellen B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What fun. Guide,Tim, was absolutely the best: professional and entertaining. He was also knowledgeable about the area. Cabins were clean and comfortable but did not include kitchen utensils.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Consistently excellent customer service. Awesome White Water rafting. Great campground, clean restrooms and shower house!!

Thank t1hamilton
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an absolute blast white water rafting on the upper and lower New River. Gorgeous scenery, awesome rapids and a fabulous guide named Thompson. As a newbie, I was a little scared, but Thompson eased all our fears and took us on one heck...More

Thank lk2018159
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riverexpeditions, Owner at River Expeditions Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for sharing your feedback - we're glad you chose River Expeditions to host your adventure. We will pass along your kind words to Thompson as well as our maintenance and housekeeping staff ... our entire team truly does a wonderful job and we're pleased...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of fun with class II to V Rapids on the lower new River. Our guide Jonathan was very good. No one in our raft fell out of the boat but lots of other people on rafts with our group fell over. Everyone was required...More

Thank georgiak459
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riverexpeditions, Owner at River Expeditions Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking time to comment on your experience... we especially love the title of your review! "Wow" is always appropriate when you're in the New River Gorge. We're pleased to hear that you had fun with Jonathan and hope you'll come back again soon....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we went rafting there for a long weekend, and had an awesome time. it’s good for people from 8-50. it took some work to position the boat and move around but it made the experience so much better than just riding it. we had an...More

Thank Michael C
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riverexpeditions, Owner at River Expeditions Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Michael - Thank you for choosing River Expeditions to host your adventure! We are truly humbled by your kind words - thanks for noticing and appreciating the feel of our basecamp, compared to other local outfitters. Smitty does a wonderful job and we'll pass...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

River Expeditions is safe, family-friendly fun with several rafting options available. They Also have a very nice site for lodging that includes a pool and hot tub. The price is reasonable for the day of rafting including a delicious lunch (even though some of the...More

1  Thank Krista G
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riverexpeditions, Owner at River Expeditions Whitewater Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Krista - Thanks so much for sharing your feedback. We're glad to hear that you and your family enjoyed your visit and plan to return again! We pride ourselves on offering a good value for our guests with lots of "extras" at our basecamp...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2018

really nice place. great service, its defiantly A Tripp we will make agine supper clean .for if you stay in A cabin I suggest A box fan

Thank Greg F
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Reviewed July 5, 2018

We had a great day on the river would do it again. Check-in was easy, and the accommodations throughout the day were great.

Thank Online A
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GrandmaAudrey
March 29, 2018|
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Harold W
May 6, 2017|
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Response from riverexpeditions | Property representative |
Hello Harold W - Yes, we will still run trips on Monday. If you have any questions please call our office at 800.463.9873. Please travel safely. Thank you! Heather
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Nathan Q
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Response from travelkid69 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not from there, but heard good things about Pies and Pints, looks like it could be like a pub type restaurant. Has excellent reviews as well. Good Luck.
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