Splash – Splash – Splash! Boone North Carolina is full of different attractions and ways of getting wet! One of the most popular water activities near Boone NC is the New River and grabbing a kayak, canoe or even an inner tube for a lazy ride north. There are plenty of Boone Area Outfitters that will provide you everything you need, including a lift, to make your day on the New River a memorable one.  Visit River Girl Fishing and tell them we said hi!  And if you are looking for a Vacation Rental on the New River, look no further! Other major lakes and rivers include Kerr Scott Reservoir, Watauga Lake and the Watauga River, not to mention the lakes in Blowing Rock like Bass Lake, perfect for fishing in!

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River Girl Fishing & Tubing – Todd/Boone

4041 Todd Railroad Grade Road, Todd, North Carolina 28684
Offering Fly Fishing, Boating, Kayaking, New River Tubing Rentals and Biking. Located in Todd’s historic train depot (between West Jefferson and Boone NC) where Elk Creek meets the south toe of the North-flowing New River. Founded by fisheries biologist! In capable hands for Todd Fishing Outfitter, a fishing license or a guided tour of some of the best Trout Fishing Near Boone NC. Motto: Live, Learn, Fish.

River Girl Fishing and New River Tubing in Todd NC

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Riverside Canoe & Tube Rentals – Crumpler

2966 Garvey Bridge Road, Crumpler, NC 28617
Located on the south fork of the New River in Crumpler (near Ashe County Tubing and West Jefferson Canoeing). You can rent a canoe, kayak or river tube and they also offer bike rentals. Guided or unguided and lessons.
Riverside Canoe and Riverside Tube Rentals

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New River Outfitters – Jefferson

10725 US. Hwy 221 N, Jefferson, NC 28640
The area’s oldest outfitter, meets one of the world’s oldest river systems, the New River, and together they provide family entertainment Ashe County that will have you returning every year. Since 1976, the combination of spectacular mountain scenery and easy paddling has made the New River the ideal canoe and paddling stream albeit solo, with large groups, families or overnight canoe camping.
New River Outfitters Jefferson NC and “Canoe The New.”

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New River State Park – Laurel Springs

358 New River State Park Road, Laurel Springs, NC 28644
Believed to be one of the oldest rivers in the US, experience a slow, tranquil, gentle flowing river at the New River State Park. Bass fishing and trout streams, fantastic birding or Boone Birdwatching and there is no better seat in the house than from a canoe or tube, lazily riding the river. Boone Camping & picnicking.
New River State Park in Laurel Springs NC

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Watauga County Parks and Recreation – Boone NC

231 Complex Drive, Boone NC 28607 (off State Farm Road and Hunting Hills Lane)
Featuring an indoor pool, outdoor pool, sports fields, 13 tennis courts, basketball courts, gym, picnic shelters, children’s playground. Fee to use the pool (check schedule). Kids summer camp programs.
County Park Boone NC

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Linville Falls – Linville

Falls: Mile Marker 316.5 off the Blue Ridge Parkway, Linville Falls, NC
Caverns: 19929 US Hwy. 221 No. Marion NC 28752Linville Falls is owned by the National Park Service having been donated by John D Rockefeller Jr, part of the Linville River with a 45 foot drop in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina. The Linville area is known as a Hiker’s Paradise, complete with a full campground to stay and visit all of our NC Waterfalls and a vast array of wildlife. Plenty of hiking, campgrounds, swimming and a picnic area. Plenty of view trails to overlooks of the waterfalls.

Linville Falls, Boone Area Attractions

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Julian Price Park & Campsites – Blowing Rock

Mile Marker 296 off the Blue Ridge Parkway, Blowing Rock, North Carolina
Find laid back trails and a beautiful tranquil Blowing Rock Lake, Julian Price Memorial Park, is located only a few miles from downtown Blowing Rock. Feel free to camp, hike, fish, canoe, picnic, hike or test out your new camera. Open all four seasons. Price Lake Blowing Rock is a hidden gem. Campsites available with 100+ camping sites BLowing Rock and 60+ RV Campsites Blowing Rock.

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