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Sunday, October 22, 2017

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.

Temperatures on Gauley River in West Virginia strangely warm

Whitewater-rafting guides who have been plying the Gauley River in West Virginia are reporting that water temperatures are higher than normal for autumn. Officials at...

Four more weeks of rafting left during Gauley Season 2017

You don't need a passport to experience world-class whitewater rafting—it's available on the legendary Gauley River in West Virginia, but only for four more...
Ford Ghost

Strange haunting near Summersville Lake may be largely forgotten

Paddlers who run the lower Gauley River may have gotten to know W.Va. Route 129 west of Summersville Lake in Nicholas County, but this...

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...