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New River Jet Boats

177 West Main Street, Ansted, WV 25812
+1 304-640-0924
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It was okay

The ride down the mountain I think was as good if not better than the actual boat ride. I don't... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2016
Marcia D
via mobile
Great way to see river and bridge

This provided the best pictures we got of the new river bridge. Good value as it includes ride on... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2016
via mobile
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177 West Main Street, Ansted, WV 25812
+1 304-640-0924

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The ride down the mountain I think was as good if not better than the actual boat ride. I don't think it was quite worth the $25 per person charge. It was cool seeing the bridge from the river but we were gone less than...More

Thank Marcia D
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This provided the best pictures we got of the new river bridge. Good value as it includes ride on tram to reach docking area. Cushioned seats were welcomed as better than other jet boat rides we have taken. Rick made sure that both sides of...More

Thank travelinquilter
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed the tram ride down to the river and the jet boat ride as well. The cost to do both was $25 per person- (A little on the steep side). We didn't make any kind of reservations, just showed up on...More

Thank RosemountChick
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Make sure to call ahead to check that days' scheduled departures. There was a small group of kids with their parents that got there just before 11am (when the ticket booth opened) and had apparently pre-arranged their tickets and jet-boat tour. Since they occupied the...More

2  Thank dmwnc1959
Reviewed 5 October 2015

I really enjoyed the jet boat ride to see the bridge. I probably should have waited for the leaves to change but none the less I thoroughly enjoyed the trip.

Thank tom h
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Enjoyed an entertaining ride to the New River Bridge and back. Lots of interesting stories. Prepare to get sprayed a bit with mist from the river.

2  Thank Lqchar
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Other than the great view from the view deck of this state park, the boat ride was the highlight of our stay there. We rode the tram down from the park and had a safety meeting with a lady down near the dock. Captain Rick...More

1  Thank TheChief_Theboss
Reviewed 14 June 2015

This is a must do if you go with family (esp. with young kids). Slightly overpriced ..but really GREAT !

Thank P H
Reviewed 16 August 2014

If you're not into kayaking or rafting, this is the way to spend some time ON the water. A tram (albeit a short one) takes you down to the river below. This is not a long pointed speedboat, but rather a rectangular shaped boat filled...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 19 July 2014

We stopped at Hawk's Nest Park to take the aerial tram to the gorge and saw that there was also a jet boat tour, so decide to take it. The jet boat is covered and one doesn't get wet in it, but it's a fun...More

1  Thank Willie3181
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