Float your way to some of West Virginia’s most unrivaled fishing spots on this half-day fishing trip on the New River!
Finding the best fishing spots on the New River can take years of experience, but the fishing guides on this private float fishing adventure know the river better than anyone. On your half-day trip, you’ll get a personalized introduction to areas beyond the bounds of waders.
Discover deep pools and swift currents as you and your guide maneuver the raft down pristine stretches of river to the most secluded spots. The boulder-rich waters of the New River Gorge offer plenty of shade that attracts a wide variety of fish. Cast your line for bass, walleye, crappie, bluegill, carp, catfish, and more. Don’t be surprised when you start reeling in fish after fish.
With some of the best fishing in West Virginia, expert anglers will have plenty of chances to put their fishing skills to use. And for beginners, the guide is there to help you with expert instruction like bait or fly selection, casting, and reading the water.
Perfect for locals and tourists alike, this half-day float fishing adventure is a great way to spend an afternoon on the river!
May through October:
Daily: 7:00 AM & 2:50 PM
** Start times vary by season
There is a minimum age of 8 years old.
No experience necessary! Your guide is on hand to offer any instruction if you need it.
Wear comfortable clothing appropriate for the weather, including rain gear, warm layers, etc. Sunglasses, sunscreen, and a hat are recommended.
Your guide will provide all the rods, reels, and tackle, along with expert instruction, snacks, and an amazing time!
Yes, you will need a temporary West Virginia fishing license.
Yes! If your personal gear is preferred, bring your rod, hard bait, crank baits, plugs or minnows.
You can choose between spin fishing or fly fishing. Please let Virgin Experience Gifts know of your preference at the time of booking.
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