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Tuesday, May 23, 2017
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Rafting

Welcome to the Whitewater Rafting news directory at West Virginia Explorer. Be sure to visit our Rafting guide for more information about rafting and whitewater rafting areas in West Virginia.

Rafters paddle beneath historic New River railroad trestle

W.Va. outfitter celebrates summer with Memorial Day rafting package

River Expeditions is kicking off its summer season with a Memorial Day adventure-vacation package that incorporates whitewater rafting trips on the New River starting...
Sunset in the New River Gorge, New River Gorge National River, Wendy Parks Scott

Photographer of iconic New River Gorge photo found

For more than a year after this iconic photograph of the New River Gorge hit social media, West Virginia Explorer editor David Sibray spent countless...
Rafters pull into a Gauley River rapid, Gauley River National Recreation Area, Adventures on the Gorge

AOTG: discount for fall rafting on Gauley ends April 30

Whitewater rafters planning to run the Gauley River in autumn have until the end of April to take advantage of savings of up to...
Rafters plow through rapid on New River, ACE Adventure Resort

Bands to raft New River with premium ticket holders June 3

If you love music as much as whitewater rafting, now's your chance to purchase tickets for the three-day Mountain Music Festival at ACE Adventure...
Rafts gather beneath the New River Gorge Bridge

Full rafting comeback expected on New River following 2016 floods

The commercial whitewater-rafting season in the New River Gorge kicked off with high water and high hopes in March, and though water levels have...
Lisa DeBarr

Debarr wins whitewater trip through WVExplorer

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Lisa Debarr, of Charleston, originally of Buckhannon, has won a guided whitewater rafting trip for two on the New River with...