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Middle Meadow River Whitewater Kayaking & Canoeing Trip on the Meadow River


Middle Meadow River Info
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Put In:  Nallen
Take Out:  US 19 Bridge
Difficulty:  Class III
Gradient:  45 ft/mi
Run Length:  5 miles
Current Streamflow:  606 cfs @ 11/25/2013 07:30 AM - MEADOW RIVER NEAR MT. LOOKOUT, WV, reading taken from USGS
Flow Information (phone):  US Army Corps of Engineers; 304-529-5127. Mount L
Good Level:  500-1,900 cfs
Season Comments:  January, February, March, April, May, June
Permit:  None presently required.
Character/Similar To:  Class II-III rapids begin as the river flows into the canyon and continue to the take-out. Numerous large boulders in the streambed require considerable manuevering and there is plenty of opportunity to eddy and play.
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,raft
Wilderness:  No
Location:  In the Mid-Atlantic (WV), 64 miles Southeast of Charleston
Shuttle Logistics:  Put-in: About 2 miles downstream of Nallen, West Virginia, along WV 41.

Take-out: From the put-in, drive 2 miles north on WV 41 to the Mount Lookout Road and take a left. Continue for 2 miles to US 19, bear left to the bridge. At least two roads lead down to the river, which at times may be impassable.


Towns near Middle Meadow River Kayaking

Beckley West Virginia
Charleston West Virginia
Davis West Virginia
Hico West Virginia
Hinton West Virginia
Oak Hill West Virginia
Summersville West Virginia


Other Resources

Southeastern Kayak Clubs
  • Burned Out Canoe Club
  • West Virginia Wildwater Association