This list represents the most popular flatwater kayaking & canoeing in West Virginia. Use this list to plan your next West Virginia flatwater kayaking & canoeing trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.
#1 Coal River: Whitesville to the Kanawha River
Marsh Fork and Clear Fork combine just above Whitesville to form the Coal River. After merging, the gradient slacks considerably. ...
#2 Goose Creek: Petroleum to Freeport
This is a pleasant flatwater creek with attractive scenery. Numerous rock walls and ledges are encountered, along with some ...
#3 North Branch of the Blackwater River: Cortland to Camp 70
The North Branch at Cortland also travels through the Canaan Valley National Wildlife Refuge. This area was set aside for ...
#4 Bonds Creek: Pike to Cornwallis
The first half of this run has good current carrying the boater over gravel bars and past boulder-studded banks, small cliffs, ...
This is a great trail that combines cool scenery with some interesting history See More
I enjoy bird watching so visiting a bird conservation area like this is a real treat See More