Water Activities

Half-Day Lower New River
Whitewater Rapid Run

Lansing, WV

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Location
Lansing, WV
SKU
WAT-WVA-0005
Overview

Experience all the excitement of the Lower New River in a shorter time frame when you run the rapids on this half-day adventure!

  • Navigate Class I - IV rapids on the scenic Lower New River
  • Paddle 8 miles over 17 thrilling rapids with this express trip
  • Get expert instruction from professional river guides
  • Take in scenic mountain views between tackling technical whitewater
  • No experience needed – This rafting trip is fun for the whole family!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

May through October:
Daily - 8:00 AM & 1:20 PM
 

Essential Information
  • Must be at least 12 years of age
  • Participants should be able to swim
  • Participants must sign a waiver to participate
  • Rafts, helmets, paddles and personal flotation devices are provided
  • Transportation to and from the river is provided
  • Wetsuits and splash jackets available for rent
  • Complimentary beverage is included
Duration
Depending on the water level, you’ll spend between 3-3.5 hours on the water.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This experience is available for up to 8 participants per boat. Larger groups can reserve more than one boat.
Spectators
This experience is for booked participants only.
Weather Dependent
Trips run rain or shine with the exception of severe weather. Please contact your tour provider with any questions about weather.
What To Wear
Please wear water shoes, sneakers or other shoes that can get wet and stay on your feet well. (No flip-flops or Crocs.) Swimsuits/swim trunks or light layers are appropriate. Be sure to wear sunscreen and bring a set of dry clothes to change into after the trip. Depending on the weather, you may want to bring a synthetic layer. Wetsuits and splash jackets are available for rent.
Are there age restrictions?

There is a minimum age of 12 years old.

Do I need any experience?

No, you do not need experience. However, participants should know how to swim.

What should I wear?

Please wear water shoes, sneakers or other shoes that can get wet and stay on your feet well. (No flip-flops or Crocs.) Swimsuits/swim trunks or light layers are appropriate. Be sure to wear sunscreen and bring a set of dry clothes to change into after the trip. Depending on the weather, you may want to bring a synthetic layer. Wetsuits and splash jackets are available for rent.

What will the guide provide?

Your guide will provide the rafts, paddles, personal flotation devices, helmets, and an amazing time!

Do I need experience?

No experience necessary! This experience has calm pools and playful drops. It is divided into sections that challenge both the beginner and advanced rafters.

What should I bring?

Bring any medication you need throughout the day. Guides carry small waterproof bags to stow necessary medications. 

Returns
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Exchanges
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, cancellations are allowed 30 days prior less a processing fee or rescheduling is allowed up to 72 hours prior to the experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

Location

Lansing, WV

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