New River Gorge, WV


Don’t let the name fool you, The New River in The New River Gorge is actually one of the oldest rivers in North America. It is also the longest and deepest canyon in the Appalachian Mountain range. For centuries the rumbling waters of The New River Gorge have carved out some of the best rocking climbing walls in the U.S. as well as some of the best rapids to learn on for whitewater kayaking, making it the ideal location for either your climbing or kayaking adventure with First Descents!

ACTIVITY: Kayaking Rock Climbing
OUTFITTER: Mountain School