• Location

    Blackwater Outdoor Adventures is located within the 900,000 acres of Monongahela National Forest. Our River Outpost and General Store in the historic town of St. George, WV will equip you with all of your camping, whitewater, and canoeing needs. BOA rafting and canoe trips depart from this location.

  • Access

    Blackwater Outdoor Adventures has access to over 375 miles of the Cheat River, biking and hiking trails, groomed cross-country ski trails and back country wilderness areas. We are the closest outfitter to Canaan Valley and Blackwater Falls State Park.

  • Family Owned and Operated

    Blackwater Outdoor Adventures is a family-owned and operated business with over 35 years experience. We specialize in offering families and groups a safe and quality experience.

  • Quality

    As a result of our professionalism and distinctive commitment to quality, you will leave with a deep sense of satisfaction and good memories about your awesome experience with us.



We offer whitewater rafting every day of the week throughout the summer (if conditions are appropriate).

Did You Know? Cheat comes from Ach-sin-ha-nac, a Delaware Indian name meaning "stony river".
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Did You Know? The Tygart River was named after David Tygart who moved to the area in 1753.
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Did You Know? The term "blackwater" comes from the abundance of spruce and hemlock trees in the local watershed, the tannins of which give a dark hue to our rivers.

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