River Expeditions Announces the 2013 White Water Rafting and Halloween Party & Columbus Day Sale

Halloween isn’t just in the neighborhoods anymore! Join River Expeditions this October 12th and celebrate Halloween early, with 25% off all rafting trips and rafting/camping packages. In addition to great deals on rafting on the New and Gauley Rivers, the Red Dog River Saloon will be hosting a Halloween Party, featuring live music, and a costume contest!  Make it a long weekend as we celebrate Columbus Day on Monday, October 14th.

“Families love celebrating Halloween, and this year they can begin celebrating early with River Expeditions,” says Rick Johnson, Owner of River Expeditions. “We encourage our guests to take advantage of the amenities we feature, such as volleyball, hiking, paintball, and our outdoor hot tub and to enjoy our Halloween related entertainment.”

The Adventure Resort at River Expeditions includes several varieties of camping. It offers spacious wooding camp sites that are festive, or alcohol-free, in addition to quiet camping area with fire rings and picnic tables. Within walking distance of these camps, guests can find the shower house, restrooms, dining area, pool, and hot tub. Guests can also enjoy the Fire Creek Lodge and Conference Center, Outfitters Store, and Welcome Center.

The New River is abundant is natural and cultural experiences and history in addition to recreational and scenic opportunities. Guests can explore the river via white water rafts, float trips, fishing and more! The river splits into two distinct sections, creating safe and enjoyable rafting opportunities for all skill levels. The Upper New River is great for families with children aged 6 and above who want an enjoyable introduction to rafting. This trip consists of small waves, gentle pools, and some mild rapids, all within the natural beauty of the river. The Lower New River is great for the experienced rafter, with classic white water excitement surrounded by history and beauty.

The Gauley River is known to be one of the most intense and beautiful rafting trips in the East. A dam controlled watershed has scheduled fall release dates that provide optimum rafting flows, creating an unmatchable experience. Rafting enthusiasts everywhere agree, placing in the top five on the list of best white water rafting courses in the world. In addition to an incredible rafting experience, the Gauley River is also a great chance to explore the beauty and nature of scenic West Virginia. It also has a variety of rafting options, including summer and fall rafting and lower, upper, and double upper river rafting. Rafting the Gauley River is an opportunity to catch thrills and experience irreplaceable natural scenery.