Cacapon River


This is a good beginner river. 12 miles of class I-II (III). There is beautiful scenery with the river passing through a canyon and castle rock as the highlight. Map (pdf).


The put-in is at the Rt. 50 bridge as it crosses the Cacapon River (Google Directions below).  The take-out is at the Rt. 127 bridge at the Forks of Cacapon.  


Whitewater , Fishing, Canoeing

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Book ” A Canoeing and Kayaking Guide to West Virginia”

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