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Eagles Nest Outfitters

#6 of 6 things to do in Petersburg Features Animals
Petersburg, WV
+1 304-257-2393
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Poor service, loud campground, expensive

Kayaking and camping the Trough area is a 5! This outfitter, though... All this outfitter has going... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Scottsville, Virginia
Great fun filled adventure

Great people to book canoe or kayak rentals. Customer care is first rate. Fishing in the area is... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
William A
Cabins, United States
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2 weeks ago
“Poor service, loud campground, expensive”
13 Feb 2017
“Great fun filled adventure”
Petersburg, WV
+1 304-257-2393
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kayaking and camping the Trough area is a 5! This outfitter, though... All this outfitter has going for it is that there few other options in the area. They were not straightforward about pricing on the phone when we were preparing. $89/pp to rent a...More

Thank CarolinaGirlVA
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great people to book canoe or kayak rentals. Customer care is first rate. Fishing in the area is excellent and beautiful river view compliment your adventure.

Thank William A
Reviewed 2 August 2016

There were 4 in our group. I told the owner none of us had ever went kayaking before, that we were newbies, so I picked the shortest trip he had which was 2 1/2 hours long. He never went with us or sent a guide...More

Thank mymamafisher
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I have been canoeing the South Branch for over 30 years with a group of friends. We all own our canoes, however, occasionally friends will join us that don't have a canoe. I have seen the service get worse and worse over the years. The...More

2  Thank Chuck V
Reviewed 30 August 2015

We went as a small group to end the summer. The water was a little low for August. The owners were up front and told us if we did the trip, we would have to walk in some shallow places. We went anyway and had...More

Thank alm122
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

We have used this outfitter several times, we will NEVER make that mistake again! We visited Petersburg to do a kayak trip on the South Branch of the Potomac River over Memorial Day weekend. We called before we went to check the price of transport...More

6  Thank SupportLocal365
Reviewed 19 May 2015

Eagles Nest may service a great stretch of river, but they take advantage of their monopoly as the only outfitter. Don't be surprised by poor service and misleading advice. After using them for 10 years, and normally very pleased with them, and enjoying their company,...More

6  Thank Cactus304
Reviewed 4 September 2014

Very nice company. We originally wanted kayaks but ended up with canoes due to the water level. They took us to the drop off point and then picked us up at the rendevous on time. Detailed maps explaining trouble areas to avoid. Great trip!

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 28 August 2013 via mobile

August is not the best month for canoeing, however my family had so much fun. There were some areas with rocks and trees because water level was low so we had to get off and pull the canoe. We definitely would go back when the...More

1  Thank SpiderSmarts
Reviewed 11 August 2013

We went for a family canoe trip ( drop off is not far from the outfitter ). It was nice and relaxing with few challenges along the way. Rented 2 canoes, we walked around 1st challenge as we don't have any experience. First challenge is...More

Thank a2triptoo
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