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New River Jet Boats

177 West Main Street, Ansted, WV 25812
+1 304-640-0924
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Riding on the River

Hawks Nest State Park offers a ticket to ride their tram and ride the jet boat on the New River as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dublin, Ohio
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Very Relaxed 30 Minute Boat Ride

I would definitely recommend the Gondola ride down, even if you don't do the jet boat the gondola... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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“both sides” (3 reviews)
“captain rick” (3 reviews)
“few hours” (2 reviews)
177 West Main Street, Ansted, WV 25812
+1 304-640-0924

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hawks Nest State Park offers a ticket to ride their tram and ride the jet boat on the New River as a combo ticket. It is a nice ride on the river but not overly informative etc. The captain is friendly, but the noise of...More

Thank KentuckyBreezing
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I would definitely recommend the Gondola ride down, even if you don't do the jet boat the gondola ride is interesting. The road up to the State Park in beautiful, loved the drive. There is no fee to get into the State Park or for...More

Thank WeTravel_2011
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The captain is full of stories and history. The scenes are picture perfect. It's fun, safe, and an absolute must!

Thank hanoibelle
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

With small children it's hard to get on the river, but the jet boat gave us the access we were looking for. Unparalleled views of the bridge. It was about 1/2 hr; for $30 I wish it had been a bit longer and we had...More

Thank MamaKLB
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The ride down the mountain I think was as good if not better than the actual boat ride. I don't think it was quite worth the $25 per person charge. It was cool seeing the bridge from the river but we were gone less than...More

Thank Marcia D
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This provided the best pictures we got of the new river bridge. Good value as it includes ride on tram to reach docking area. Cushioned seats were welcomed as better than other jet boat rides we have taken. Rick made sure that both sides of...More

Thank travelinquilter
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed the tram ride down to the river and the jet boat ride as well. The cost to do both was $25 per person- (A little on the steep side). We didn't make any kind of reservations, just showed up on...More

Thank RosemountChick
Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

Make sure to call ahead to check that days' scheduled departures. There was a small group of kids with their parents that got there just before 11am (when the ticket booth opened) and had apparently pre-arranged their tickets and jet-boat tour. Since they occupied the...More

2  Thank dmwnc1959
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I really enjoyed the jet boat ride to see the bridge. I probably should have waited for the leaves to change but none the less I thoroughly enjoyed the trip.

Thank tom h
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Enjoyed an entertaining ride to the New River Bridge and back. Lots of interesting stories. Prepare to get sprayed a bit with mist from the river.

2  Thank Lqchar
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