We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

New River Jetboats
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
Enhance this page - Upload photos! Add a photo
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible0%
2 Jul 2017
“Neat way to see the bridge”
29 Jun 2015
“Great way to see the New River Gorge ”
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
49 Hawks Nest Park Road, Hawks Nest State Park, Ansted, WV 25812
+1 304-469-2525
Improve This Listing
Reviews (5)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The captain is comical, his wife is sweet. We got to ride up the right er to see the dam then to the bridge for an amazing view. It was a playful ride and all ages in our group had a good time.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Darci U
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Rode the jet boat on the New River with my family. The river was higher than normal due to the excessive amount of rain in recent days. The ride was smooth until we were close to the New River Gorge Bridge and the driver did...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank BigDaveBo
Reviewed 26 August 2014

Rick and his wife are amazingly nice! We had a great ride, friendly and full of knowledge about the surrounding area. We had a teenager and a 4 year old with us and they both enjoyed it! We look forward to coming back next year!

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 6 August 2014

I think the attitude is one of let's load as many folks as we can -- as quickly as we can -- tell a few lame comments and do a quick, quick ride with no meaningful commentary. We had looked forward to this as being...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank LizisOK
Reviewed 26 July 2014

We had a big family group, and they were very accommodating, placing all of us on the same boat. the fun starts with the lift that you take at the Hawks Nest State park to get down to the river level. Our captain was great,...More

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank joinville
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Hawks Nest Lodge
43 reviews
.42 km away
Midland Trail Motel
10 reviews
.49 km away
Quality Inn New River
252 reviews
7.93 km away
Comfort Inn New River
172 reviews
11.75 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 7 nearby restaurants
Chetty's Pub
152 reviews
5.19 km away
Country Thai Restaurant WV
58 reviews
5.80 km away
Secret Sandwich Society
605 reviews
7.49 km away
Smokey's Steakhouse
145 reviews
5.21 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 5 nearby attractions
Hawks Nest State Park
182 reviews
.15 km away
New River Gorge Bridge
938 reviews
6.70 km away
New & Gauley River Adventures
316 reviews
7.04 km away
Cathedral Falls
61 reviews
7.84 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from New River Jetboats staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines