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River Expeditions Whitewater Rafting

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Address: 900 Broadway Avenue, Oak Hill, WV 25901
Phone Number: +1 800-463-9873
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Experience whitewater rafting and scenic float trips on the New River and...

Experience whitewater rafting and scenic float trips on the New River and Gauley River in West Virginia.

We also offer:

Fire Creek Lodge and Conference Center

Dining Area

Outfitters Store

Welcome Center & Campstore

Massage Studio & Spa

Outdoor Pool & Hot Tub

Zipline - new for 2014!

Kid's Arcade

Disc Golf

Sand Volleyball

Horseshoe Pits

Cornhole games

Hiking Trails

ATM

Pet Friendly environment

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Fun day on the lower New River with Devin

We had a blast! Very nice place to do an all day trip. Had a very nice picnic lunch served.would recommend this company to others. We will be back!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
AMI-OHIO
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Racine, Ohio
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Racine, Ohio
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a blast! Very nice place to do an all day trip. Had a very nice picnic lunch served.would recommend this company to others. We will be back!

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I took my 12 year old son whitewater rafting and camping here last week. We camped out the night before, and hit the Lower New River for our trip down. The campground was eveything you wanted, and there was plenty of amenities that you might need. The river was moving pretty fast, but our Guide (Sophie) really knew what she... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had Carla as our guide and she was awesome!!! Lots of information on the history d the area and overall a great time!! We will be back!

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indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Rafted the Lower New River. Had a great time. I would not recommend this trip for kids less than 12 as it states in the rules or non swimmers. We did the all day trip, they provided a nice lunch on the river.

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Bushnell, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived on a Monday and had a terrible time not only getting our 5th wheel up to the RV site area, but setting up in general. We have set our RV up 30 times prior in various states and have never once had this much trouble. To make a long story short we ended up having to stay hooked... More 

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riverexpeditions, Owner at River Expeditions Whitewater Rafting, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing River Expeditions to host your adventure. I'm sorry to hear of your difficulty in our RV Park, but I'm glad you enjoyed your experience on the river and interacting with our staff! We appreciate you sharing your candid feedback which allows us to make improvements to our grounds and facilities. We will work to make it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went down the New River Gorge in mid July. Excellent experience! Took the fam with children ranging in age from 12 to 17, all LOVED the river (one daughter wanting to become a guide by the end!). Our guide Justin Wall was a true professional, and from what we could tell, so were all the others. The camp ground... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great weekend! The first thing that struck me was how clean this place was. Not just clean, it's Disney clean here. The bathrooms were huge and spotless, lots of hot water and pressure. We stayed here in an RV which was also great. There aren't a lot of RV sites, so book early if you want to RV... More 

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Haymarket, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Thrilling, sometimes frightening day on the New River on July 1. Our guide Smitty was excellent, mainly in safely guiding the raft, and directing all the paddlers. Rapids were categories 3 - 5, A truly great adventure. Bring a clip on sports bottle for water.

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Fisherville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited River Expeditions June 10th/ 11th. 8 adults and 2 kids stayed in one of the cabins. The campground was very clean and well laid out. The facilities were clean and the staff was very nice. The cabin was nice for what it was. The beds weren't very comfortable but I guess it beats laying on the ground. The rafting... More 

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Toledo, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been coming to WV for over 25 years. I've tried other companies but keep coming back to River Expeditions. Their prices are reasonable, staff friendly, and facilities well maintained. I usually tent camp but have tried a couple flavors of their cabins. The cabins are a good option if it's raining but they are WAY overpriced for what they... More 

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