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New River Trips - Fishing Guide

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Address: 681 Pinecrest Dr, Galax, VA 24333-4449
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I went with my 14 year old son. Richie is a great guide, made my son feel great and even shipped back my hat I left in his truck. If you want to catch fish on the new then go... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2016
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Abingdon, Virginia
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Abingdon, Virginia
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

I went with my 14 year old son. Richie is a great guide, made my son feel great and even shipped back my hat I left in his truck. If you want to catch fish on the new then go with with Richie!

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Colonial Heights, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2015

My two sons and I went on a 6 hour float trip with Cap'n Richie and it was a fantastic day. Very peaceful, beautiful river, great guide, and LOTS of fish! He was very patient guide and as a former science teacher, very knowledgeable about the local flora and fauna. Unbelievably priced...I've paid twice as much for less with other... More 

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Richie H, Owner at New River Trips - Fishing Guide, responded to this review

Thank you Steve. I really enjoyed taking you and your sons down the river. More 

Dugspur, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Had relatives visiting and wanted to arrange a guided small mouth bass trip. Richie hughes had an opening and arranged with another guide so all four could fish. We were guided on a beautiful section of the New near Eggleston. Richie provided excellent service and instruction. Personal guidance helped make this a memorable trip.Caught fish, enjoyed a great float and... More 

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Richie H, Owner at New River Trips - Fishing Guide, responded to this review

Thank you Charlie. We enjoyed having you fish with us and hope to fish with you again. More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2012

I have fished numerous times with Richie Hughes of New River Trips on several sections of the New River. We went again yesterday on the the Double Shoals section (by far, my favorite) and caught both quantity and quality fish. It seems like very few fish were under 15" and most of them were caught on the fly rod. This... More 

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Christiansburg, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Owner and founder of New River Trips, Richie Hughes, is a first class guide. If you want to catch fish, enjoy a scenic float on the New River, learn about the area, and have tons of fun, this experience is for you. Richie helped me perfect my fly fishing skills. We caught six different species of fish on my last... More 

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Reviewed 24 August 2012

We had a great time with Richie on the New River. He put us on lots of fish and was a fabulous host. I look forward to fishing with him again.

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Reviewed 20 August 2012 via mobile

I've got to admit, I've never been much of a fresh water fisherman. Pretty much the only thing I've ever caught was a buzz. My father talked me into this trip, but Ive got to say, it was one of the best fishing trips. You can relax, check out the beautiful, peaceful scenery all while puttin fish in the box.... More 

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