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Blackwater Outdoor Adventures

60 Location Rd, Parsons, WV 26287-8686
+1 304-478-3775
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Awesome Trip!

Trip was a ton of fun. Guides were great. They helped ease the nerves of the younger kids and... read more

Reviewed today
East Bend, North Carolina
Had a lot of fun

We had a good time rafting with BOA. Our guide was fun to be with and done a good job keeping on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Offering family friendly adventures, whitewater rafting, canoeing, kayaking, tubing, fishing, flyfishing and camping. Located in historic St. George outside the Canaan Valley and Blackwater Falls State Parks.
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“the river” (36 reviews)
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60 Location Rd, Parsons, WV 26287-8686
+1 304-478-3775
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Reviewed today

Trip was a ton of fun. Guides were great. They helped ease the nerves of the younger kids and kept the trip fun for everyone! We had a blast and definitely want to do it again if we get the chance. Thanks for an awesome...More

Thank rkroen
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a good time rafting with BOA. Our guide was fun to be with and done a good job keeping on track of everyone if they bounced out of the boat. The water was up a little due to recent rains which made it...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great time. It was our first time out and we had a wonderful experience for both the kids and the adults. Great guides, good instructions and lots of fun!

Thank Belinda282
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my sister and a friend on this adventure. They were a little nervous. This group of wonderful guides soothed their fears. We had a excellent time. A great group of people!! I will definitely be back. And I highly recommend this experience for...More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience! had a blast with my family! Everything was fully explained as needed and they made it a very comfortable and enjoyable time. Great for any age, on our raft the age was 8 to 75ish.

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've gone canoeing on the Cheat river twice with BOA: one 8-mile trip and more recently, a 4-mile trip. The men and women who work there are very nice, and very accommodating if your plans change because of weather. We were booked for a morning...More

Thank SwimmingBears
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit friends in W.VA and for the last 3 years we have made the 1 1/2 trip here to rent tubes and float down the river... we spend almost 5 hours on a leisure float. We rent a tube for the cooler for food/drink...More

Thank Ren1971
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our group white water rafting for the third year in a row and were not disappointed! From the owner to the tour guides, everyone makes you feel welcome and eases any fear you may have. I highly recommend BAO for everyone!

Thank good2bqueen70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So....my family and I made a trip to blackwater falls state park and wanted to do a white water adventure. It was my wife and I and our three children aged 15,13 and 8. I made online reservations. They called me to confirm the reservations...More

1  Thank shepherd0311
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I had a blast. The entire staff was awesome, especially our guide, Glazer. We will definitely come back!

Thank Jenn B
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Tina W
21 July 2016|
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Response from Guingriz | Reviewed this property |
While they do provide them, we were told that we could go without if that was our preference, as the river was low (but not too low - it was GREAT!) We never felt unsafe (2 adults, 1 teen). This was one week ago- hope you... More
12 April 2016|
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Response from raftboa | Property representative |
Louis, the field next to our office is our campground. I don't have great pictures but will try and put some on our Facebook page in the next day or two. We have one secret campsite in the woods on the other side of the... More