Start your mountain adventure in St. Paul, Virginia, which is located right on the Clinch River, the top Bio Diverse River in the nation that offers easy paddling.

Get out on the water

Bring your own kayak or canoe to Clinch River Adventures to arrange a float trip on this wonderful river. If you are an angler, meet with Clinch Life Adventure to set up a guided fishing trip on the Clinch River.

Visit Pathfinders Outfitter in Norton to rent kayaks and SUP for multiple rivers and lakes. The Pound River at Pound offers events for kayaking and stand up paddle, with 56 miles of great water. In Scott County, Dungannon and Duffield have access points ready for paddling. Visit the Russel Fork River near Haysi and Breaks Interstate Park. October weekends offer Class V rafting when the John Flannagan Reservoir is released. For complete lakes, rivers and fishing information visit their website.