What is Waynestock?

Every year since 1999, we have taken an annual road trip to West Virginia to raft down the New River Gorge. Over the years since, it’s turned into much more than just a rafting trip.  It’s become  a weekend long, all inclusive festival – with (optional) whitewater rafting on Saturday morning.

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The party never stops.  It’s much more than a rafting trip…

Thousands of people from across the Mid Atlantic and Northeast have participated in what has been coined “Waynestock” by the raft guides and owners of River Expeditions.

What is River Expeditions?
River Expeditions is our outfitter of choice.  To find out more about what a great place this is, we suggest you visit their website and see for yourself.


When is it?
WSXIX Trip date is June 1-3, 2018
Some choose to extend the trip by a day or two, but that is not included in the trip price. If you intend to do that, contact me and I will give you the details on how to make those arrangements.

How much does it cost?
Rafting Package: $150
Non Rafting Package: $50

Rafting on the Lower New River

What is included in the rafting package?
Whitewater rafting trip down the New River on Saturday, Plus: Camping, Food tent, Hijinx Beer tent, community bonfire, swimming pool, volleyball, disc golf, hot tub, lodge, themed events, and other yet to be determined surprises.

What is included in the non rafting package?
Everything listed in the rafting package, except the actual rafting trip down the New River.

What other options are there if I choose not to raft?
Zip line, horseback riding, paintball, ATV tours, spa / massage packages, rock climbing, hiking, bridge tours, and more.

There’s so many things you can do at Waynestock.  Choose from a ton of cool options.

How do I sign up?
You can make your reservations online here

When is the money due?
The sooner the better for us.  The Waynestock Staff works hard to make sure we have enough food, beer, firewood, canopy tents, power, lighting, etc. to accommodate everyone.  That being said, – Payment must be made in full no later than May 30th, 2018

What if I want a cabin instead of tent camping?
Limited cabins are available in the Waynestock area, but are not included in the trip price.

Cabins on Shakedown Street are coveted...
Cabins on Shakedown Street are coveted…

Cabin reservations are made directly through River Expeditions. Be sure to tell them you are with the Waynestock group when you make your reservation. This is critical to being put in the correct location.

Visit http://www.raftinginfo.com/lodging/ to reserve a cabin.

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