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2591 Big Falls Rd, Blacksburg, VA 24060-1117
+1 540-639-6633
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Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We have camped and tubed here with the kids here several times. We always enjoy NRJ! On our most recent stay the water was low but moving very fast compared to other trips. We were down the river and back in a little over an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MaxieJax
Reviewed August 14, 2018

went with a couple of friends from the area. took our 7 and 9 year old along. parking, getting tubes and other stuff was straightforward. the river tube ride felt pretty short but it depended on who you asked and the state of the river...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Min T
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

I would like to start by saying up until the point of negligence we were having a great time tubing on the river with our family. During our last of 3 trips down the river (each trip is about 30 minutes long if you choose...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank RichmondReviewer_13
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

After a rain filled week the river was closed. No surprise. Water very high. Weather ended up sunny but hot. Camp area was sufficient. Bath house small and dingy. Fire pits need remodel. Whomever designed them did so with no way for ventilation- hole in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Christie C
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a must do when visiting Blacksburg in the summer months! We love floating the river every year! It is so affordable and family friendly. Bring your water shoes!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Go567289
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

What is better than lying in an inner tube floating down a lazy river? Not much, Be sure to wear water shoes or old tennis shoes,plan to spend some time and be delighted.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank julilly
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Great staff! Great view! Great service! How many places can you go and float while someone else not only provides the supplies but lights the grill too! Just pack your food and leave for staff to bus down to the beach! When you float down...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank lippylou1994
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

I have been many times with children and grandchildren. We always have a wonderful time. The river, the sun, the relaxation--recipe for perfect time.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Deanie H
Reviewed August 13, 2016

What a delightful day lazily floating down the beautiful New River, marveling at the beauty of the area, enjoying perfect weather!! The staff was very well organized as it was a busy day. They were very pleasant at every stage of the operation. Will definitely...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Mollycapps
Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Went tubing at New River Junction over the weekend and had a mediocre experience. Went in understanding that we would pay $5 per person for the shuttle and $5 per person for tube rental. Thankfully we brought our own tubes, as the tubes that were...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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