The Gauley River is renowned for its world class whitewater year round, but in particular in the Fall during what are known as “release dates” – when the dam is opened. On these days the water is particularly high and makes for a trip that is action packed and incredible.
If you’re not sure that you’re ready to hit the water, check out this video from a trip down the Gauley River:
Convinced yet?? If not, check out our list of top 10 reasons to raft during Gauley Season.