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Columbus, Ohio
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We chose the PM Express trip mostly because we live in Ohio and it was a better time of day for us with a 4 hour car ride. Next time I will definitely plan to stay overnight the night before the trip and do the entire day trip. Our guides were Stacey and Adam. They were both very experienced and... More 

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6 reviews
Reviewed 12 August 2016

It was amazing!! The whole package! They made us a great breakfast, took us on the best rafting ride ever with the best guide, Stacey!!!! We ate lunch on a rock in the middle of white water, we jumped from a cliff, we swam in calmer water, we surfed the rapids. Not to mention the scenery is breathtaking. We did... More 

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Baltimore
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3 reviews
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

After several years rafting with Fish at Cantrells, I can honestly say I look forward to it all year long! He knows the river like the back of his hand and we feel safe in his expert hands! The Cantrells are a wonderful family that go out of their way to make you feel at home. I would NOT recommend... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

Our family did the 1/2 day Lower New trip and it was amazing on every level! Jessie worked with us to plan our outing and the price was right at 77.00 each!! We went on a Tuesday and didn't have to wait for each rapid. Our guides, Mike and Duncan, were GREAT and told us lots of interesting facts about... More 

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Naples, Florida
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We had a great time on the full day rafting trip. This is a small operation and you get great service without a large group of people. Cam was our guide and he was knowledgeable about the area and very entertaining. We highly recommend this rafting trip and company.

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Kampala, Uganda
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57 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The entire Cantrell Ultimate Rafting team was efficient, friendly, and safety conscious. They made our entire day a pleasure as we ratted, swam and jumped of a huge rock. There were a lot of companies on the river but this one seem d smaller and I appreciated that. We learned a lot from our guide about rafting and the area's... More 

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Germany
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3 reviews
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Forget about The other rafting companies This was an Absolutely first class experience for very fair and reasonable prices. Family owned and operated, Military friendly and so much better than the larger companies we have rafted with in the past. Our guide Matt "provided one of the best rafting experience I have ever had for my son and I. We... More 

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Thank JHCIII
Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 24 July 2016

While searching for a whitewater rafting excursion for myself and my new fiancee (who had never been rafting), I was looking for a campground/rafting company in Wild and Wonderful West Virginia. While looking online, what caught my attention about Cantrell's website was that it looked and felt like a welcoming, local business. Indeed, it was. Cantrell's has everything you need,... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great experience staying at Cantrell's House. It's a small facility with a few cabins, water/electric sites and tent sites. The bathrooms/showers were clean and in good working order. We stayed in a water/electric site and we fit just fine in our 39ft motorhome. Jesse, a member of the Cantrell family was so kind to us. This is... More 

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Thank dukegolfer
Richmond, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 6 July 2016

The Cantrell family and their staff are fun, courteous, knowledgeable, and dedicated to making sure you have a wonderful time. I wholeheartedly recommend Cantrell to anyone wanting to raft the New or the Gauley.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a comfortable, clean and friendly environment to explore the wonders of the New and Gauley River National Scenic Area. Lodging options range from tent camping, R.V. Sites with electric and water, rustic bungalows and cabins with hot tubs. Conveniently located within three minutes of the village of Fayetteville and five minutes from the famous New River Gorge Bridge. Great home cooked breakfast and/or dinner can be pre-purchased during the reservation process or enjoy the best fresh chicken wings with a variety of homemade sauces at the popular Cantrell Grill & Pub. Live entertainment every weekend with some of the best bands in the state and region! Prices are reasonable and friendly to your vacation budget... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cantrell Ultimate Rafting

Address: 49 Cantrell Drive, Fayetteville, WV 25840
Region: United States > West Virginia > Fayetteville
Price Range: ₹ 4,788 - ₹ 14,363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 65
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