Join New River Trail State Park on a five-mile canoe trip from Austinville to Foster Falls on Saturday, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. during their Canoe Excursion down the New River.
Bring a fishing rod and pack a lunch for this trip down the New River. Participants should wear closed toe shoes and bring plenty of water and sun screen. There will be time for fishing, wading, and swimming, so be sure to wear appropriate clothing.
There is a fee of $15 per person and the canoe excursion is for anyone age six and over.
Sign-up in advance by calling New River Trail State Park at (276) 699-6778.
For general park information go to www.virginiastateparks.gov or call New River Trail State Park at 276-699-6778. The park is located at 176 Orphanage Drive, Foster Falls, VA 24360.