A group of people with helmets ride in a white water raft in Canaan Valley, WV.

White Water Rafting Adventures in Canaan Valley, WV

Canaan Valley, WV, calls out to so many different types of travelers, from mountain bikers and hikers to those looking for rest and white water enthusiasts- especially white water rafting. Here at Best of Canaan, we believe that there is a little bit of something for everyone in our lovely West Virginia community. No matter what you are looking for in a Canaan Valley, WV, getaway, our helpful and knowledgeable staff are standing by to help you have a wonderful experience. All of us at Best of Canaan are either longtime or lifetime residents of the Canaan Valley area, so rest assured that we will be able to guide you to the best activities, attractions, and accommodations of the area! With over 60 years of combined experience, our services always come with a personal touch, and we cannot wait to host you. 

White Water Rafting in Canaan Valley, WV

Canaan Valley, WV, is nestled in the Allegheny Mountains and offers many excellent recreational opportunities for locals and tourists alike. Located in Tucker County, the Canaan Valley area is mainly made of National Forest, Federal Wilderness, Fish and Wildlife Refuge, and State Park lands. As we like to say, it’s time to “get Tucker’d” and enjoy endless adventures. Whether you are looking to go for a paddle, wade, or ride in some adrenaline-racing white water, you are in the right place! White water rafting is an extremely popular activity that draws folks from all over the world to Canaan Valley, WV. 

  • Cheat River Water Trail—Parsons, WV: This trail is perfect for those looking to ride inner tube floats, kayakers, and fishing enthusiasts. The river is great for beginners, teens, and kids. The whole family will be able to enjoy some fun white water rafting adventures safely. 
  • Blackwater River (Canaan Valley Wildlife Refuge)—Davis, WV: The refuge has installed some accessible canoe and kayak launches to make white water excursions more enjoyable for the whole family. You can access class I and II whitewater in the upper stretches of the Blackwater River. 

You can always bring your own gear or rent your supplies from Blackwater Outdoor Adventures or Patriot 4 General Store. Blackwater Outdoor Adventures also offers several guided tours during the peak summer and spring seasons. Feel free to ask the Best of Canaan team where they enjoy white water rafting in the Canaan Valley Area, WV! 

Your Canaan Valley Home Away From Home

When you choose Best of Canaan, you choose comfort, friendly service, and a personal touch. Our vacation rentals are incredibly affordable, coming with various amenities and sizes, so all of our guests can find their perfect fit. We are committed to helping you have the best Canaan Valley vacation, whether you are coming for white water rafting or looking to explore our great area in other ways. Book your stay with us online today