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Family Upper New River Trip

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 1 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 40 people
Destination: West Virginia  
Category: Whitewater rafting, canoeing, kayaking outfitters
Specialty: Rafting  
Season: January - December
Min Price: 45 US Dollar (USD) per person
Max Price: 233 US Dollar (USD) per person

The Upper New River is composed of calm pools and relatively mild rapids (Class I, II, and III). The rapids are mainly long chutes dropping gently over ledges. The expanses of calm water are interspersed with stretches of waves. Generally, little maneuvering is required to negotiate the rapids. This section of river is well-suited for family adventures, scout and youth groups, and anyone looking for a mild introduction to white water. Children as young as six can do it, too!

Class VI offers a variety of river craft to suit individual needs, abilities, and river levels: rafts or duckies (two person inflatable kayaks). During your check-in, you may choose your favorite water craft. There is plenty of time to play, experiment, and sample the different types of boats as we float down this beautiful section of river. The relative calmness of the Upper New River is a great place for swimming and floating (with life jackets on of course!).

What to Expect:

- Arrive at Class VI to a complimentary reception of Starbuck's coffee and juice in Chetty's Pub. Chetty's offers an assortment of a' la carte breakfast items.

- Check-in with your Trip Leader and fill out release forms (minors unattended by legal guardians must bring a signed Class VI release form day of trip).

- Change into your river wear, grab a life jacket and helmet, then load up and head for the river.

- Approximate 45 minute bus ride to put-in depending on water levels.

- On route or at put-in, your trip leader and guide deliver a safety talk covering the fundamentals of rafting and proper use of river equipment.

- Enjoy our deli-style lunch part way down the river.

- At the take-out point, the gear is loaded onto our vehicles and we head back to Class VI while enjoying a complimentary beverage.

- Back at Class VI enjoy a hot shower, shop at our Canyon Rim Store, take a stroll to our scenic overlook and dine at Smokey's On The Gorge - all located at Class VI's canyon rim facility.

Family Upper New River Rafting Only:

Adult - $90-$100
Youth (ages 6-16) - $45-$50

Family Upper New River Deluxe One Day Prices:

Adult - $118-$128
Youth (12-16) - $73-$78
Youth (6-11) - $59-$64

Family Upper New River Camping Package Prices:

Adult - $136-$148
Youth (12-16) - $91-$98
Youth (6-11) - $77-$84

Family Upper New River Hotel Package Starting at Rates:

Adult - $187-$223
Youth (12-16) - call

About This Supplier
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Location: USA
Joined InfoHub: Mar 2006

M11271 provides the best in family adventure, New River and Gauley River rafting and all inclusive vacation packages in West Virginia’s, New River Gorge area. Located on the rim of the New River Gorge, overlooking the New River Gorge Bridge and the last rapid on the river, M11271 has been providing guests with...

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