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Your Best Destination for Adventure: River Expeditions In New River Gorge

A person is ziplining through the trees at New Rver Gorge's River Expeditions

Unleash Your Spirit of Adventure and Relax in Unmatched Comfort

Tucked away in the heart of West Virginia’s breathtaking New River Gorge National Park & Preserve, you will find your next adventure at River Expeditions. Whether you crave adrenaline-pumping thrills or peaceful nature escapes, this place has something for everyone. Imagine being surrounded by lush greenery, cozy lodging, and endless opportunities for adventure.

Cozy Lodging Options for All Your Adventures at River Expeditions

  • Luxury Cabins: Imagine relaxing in a premium five-bedroom cabin with all the modern comforts, including fireplaces and private hot tubs. It’s perfect for those who love to unwind in style.
  • Deluxe Cabins: These cozy cabins offer a charming mix of luxury and rustic vibes, making them the ideal retreat.
  • Rustic Cabins: Experience the great outdoors without sacrificing your basic comforts.
  • Bungalows: Equipped with two queen-size beds, a seating area, bathroom/shower, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, kitchenette, and heat/air conditioning.
  • Safari Tents: Enjoy the fun of camping without the hassle. Our safari tents come with bunk beds for a fun and easy solution.
  • RV Sites: Their RV park offers water and electric hookups, a dump station, a fire ring, and a picnic table, ensuring a convenient and comfortable stay.

Stay onsite and enjoy complimentary continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi, and access to the outdoor pool and hot tub.

Around Every Turn is Adventures at New River Expeditions

River Expeditions is your gateway to the awe-inspiring adventures on the gorge at New River Gorge National Park & Preserve. Our 100-acre basecamp is packed with thrilling activities:

  • Whitewater River Rafting: Feel the rush of rafting on the New and Gauley Rivers, known for their stunning views and exhilarating rapids. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned rafter, we have a trip for you.
  • Ziplining: Elevate your adventure on The Ridges zipline course, complete with a cargo net climb, four zip lines, and a sky bridge.
  • Hiking and Biking in West Virginia: Explore a vast network of scenic trails within the park and nearby state parks.

All the Amenities You Need in One Place

River Expeditions has all the amenities to make your adventures relaxing and fun:

  • Fire Creek Lodge & Conference Center: Enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi, breakfast, and meeting spaces perfect for any occasion.
  • Outdoor Pool & Hot Tub: Perfect for unwinding after a day of excitement.
  • Red Dog Saloon & Grill: Savor specialty cocktails, local brews from Bridge Brew Works, delicious pub food, live music, karaoke, and more.
  • Outfitter’s Store & Campstore: Stock up on essentials, apparel, and souvenirs.

Going Green

The owners and staff care deeply about our beautiful surroundings and have implemented sustainable practices like using bio-mass fuels for heating, recycling, energy-efficient lighting, and water conservation. They are doing their part to preserve this stunning area.

Family-Owned Charm During Your Adventures at River Expeditions

River Expeditions prides itself on offering personal service and a warm welcome as the only family-owned adventure resort in West Virginia. With over 75 years of combined outfitting experience, their family ensures that every guest feels like part of the River Expeditions family.

Nearby Attractions

Just a short drive away is the charming town of Fayetteville. Explore unique shops, eateries, and local breweries like Bridge Brew Works, known for its delicious Belgian-style beers. Stop by the Wood Iron Eatery for lattes, chicken, and waffles. Or drop in at Pies & Pints for mouthwatering pizza and a cold craft beer.

Plan Your Adventure Today for River Expeditions

Whitewater rafting is just the beginning. Why not extend your stay and explore everything River Expeditions has to offer? Soar through the treetops on a zipline, hike scenic trails, or relax in a luxury cabin. With so much to do, you’ll want to stay a few days to soak it all in.

Whether after a peaceful nature retreat, a family-friendly getaway, or a thrilling adventure, River Expeditions is the perfect spot. With various lodging options, exciting activities, and a commitment to making your stay special, you’ll create memories that last a lifetime. Book your adventure today and discover why River Expeditions is a beloved destination.

Don’t leave just yet. Check out White Water Rafting in the New River Gorge and discover how the writer’s first-time white water rafting turned out. 

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