PLEASE CALL AHEAD OR MAKE AN APPOINTMENT.
WE CANNOT GUARANTEE AVAILABILITY OF RENTAL EQUIPMENT TO WALK-UP CUSTOMERS.
At Elk River Get-A-Way, we want to help you plan your next adventure!
We offer packages designed to get you, your friends and family out on the beautiful scenic Elk River. If you are interested in kayaking, canoeing, fishing West Virginia's infamous "muskie channel", or just enjoy tubing or paddling with your family; our premier services and equipment are right for you.
We offer a variety of rental options including youth kayaks, sit–in & sit–on adult kayaks, professional grade fishing kayaks, inflatable two person kayaks, canoes, inner–tubes, and so much more.
Give us a call today to make your reservation, ask about our group rates for up to eighty people, memberships and available discount offers!
We specialize in events for church groups, scouts, mission groups, youth groups
Call for more info!
We have more than just kayaks, we offer options including single & double tubes, floating islands & more!
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Do you already own a kayak and could use a ride to drop off/pick up? Give us a call, we offer shuttle services!
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NEED A RIDE?
Your adventure starts here. We pride ourselves on creating a unique, tailored experience to make your day on the Elk unforgettable. Our top of the line equipment and customized package options are sure to make your day an
Elk River Get-A-Way.
We can't wait to see you
out here on the Elk!
ADD A LITTLE EXTRA
TO YOUR DAY
Elk River Get-A-Way offers several additional options to add a little more to your experience. Ask about our exclusive deals, packages, perks & upcoming events!
Get great discounts on group rates and discount options for church, youth, scout troops, mission groups and more.
Don't forget to ask about our special promotions and package deals from our partners like
The Buffalo Creek R/R Trail!
ERG HEADQUARTERS & PARKING
Enjoy a few amenities such as
FREE parking, changing areas & restrooms at ERG headquarters & Beulah Rest Area.
Souvenirs & apparel available by Coop’s Custom T-shirts & Designs, located at the ERG headquarters.
Large group catering available.
Ask about our rental options for
Charles Fork Lake in Spencer, WV!
BEGINNERS & FAMILIES WELCOME!
Hands on instruction is available for all experience levels. Kayak equipment will be adjusted to fit the individual. For everyones safety, participation of children under the age of six is NOT recommended.
Hands on instruction for all experience levels.
Kayak equipment is adjustable to fit the needs of individuals height.
We adhere to equipment manufacturer suggested weight limits.
Persons age 17 & under are required to wear a life vest at all times when on the water.
A couple hour float just not enough? We have a solution for that... Give us a call today and ask about our multi-day overnight options. We have limited facilities on site or you can bring your own gear! Our grounds are secure, free parking, restrooms available, family and well mannered dog friendly!
RATES, RENTALS & REQUIREMENTS
$40 per adult
$35 Per Adult for groups of 6+
ASK ABOUT LARGE GROUP RATES
ONE TO THREE PEOPLE - $80
6ft YOUTH KAYAKS
10ft ADULT SIT–IN & SIT–ON KAYAKS
PROFESSIONAL GRADE FISHING KAYAKS
2 PERSON INFLATABLE KAYAKS
(great for parents & kids)
16FT 3 PERSON CANOES
single or double TUBES
floating islands for 4, 5, & 6 person
√ VALID PHOTO ID
√ CREDIT/DEBIT CARD or Cash
√ MUST BE 18+
Please call ahead,
advance reservation preferred
we cannot guarantee equipment
availability without reservation
THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW
Adult Supervision Required
17 & Under require adult supervision at all times while on ERG grounds and on the river.
We are fully licensed, bonded, insured & CPR certified.
Elk River Class
The Elk River is considered flat-water with occasional Class I challenges which include some shoals and obstacles.
For safety, we do not advise the participation of children under 6 years of age.
Rescue & Recovery
Rescue & Recovery of equipment for unfinished floats may result in additional fees.
Watersports such as kayaking and canoeing can be physically demanding activities open to environmental/elemental hazards. (i.e. Sunburn & insect bites)
Pets & Parking
We have FREE parking and are pet friendly, ask for more information when you RSVP!
We are not responsible for personal injury, loss or theft of personal property or possessions.
Those with health conditions or allergies should consult with ERG staff BEFORE booking!
Own a kayak? Ask about our shuttle services!
ERG CANCELLATION POLICY
In the case of unforeseen circumstances and events, we offer a 50% refund of prepaid deposits on cancellations made at least 3 business days before scheduled reservation.
Full refunds or transferred reservations will be issued for cancellations as a result of inclement weather, unsafe or hazardous river conditions.
No Call/No Show:
Deposits collected and applied to reservations are non-refundable BUT ARE transferrable for No Call/No Show or cancellations that occur within three days of scheduled reservation.
ROUTES & LOCATIONS
CHECK-IN & SHUTTLES
Rental services begin with Check-In at ERG Headquarters where you can leave your vehicle in a safer location while you're out on your Elk River Adventure. We shuttle renters to the launch point for drop off and pick up and return you to your vehicles when you've completed your trip.
Do you already own your own kayak? We offer one way shuttle services: Pick up from Queen Shoals and shuttle up to King Shoals for drop off. Looking for a different route? Just give us a call, we can work out a plan that fits your needs.
GET YOUR ADVENTURE STARTED FASTER! PLEASE PRINT, READ & FILL OUT THE DOWNLOADABLE WAIVER BELOW, THEN BRING IT WITH YOU WHEN YOU VISIT!