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West Virginia whitewater, Robbins Run

Greenbrier county, Confluence of Boggs Run to Confluence of Spring Creek section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

 

CLASS III     2.8 miles
  The put-in is not too far from Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, as you can see on the road map further down. The rivers for whitewater rafting and kayaking in this state are often easier than in other states, so keep in mind that quite a few of the sections in this state are pretty easy. The nearby hotels are a bit away from the river, but if you donít have reservations you might end up sleeping in your car. A good workout and a chance
    to spend some time outdoors are great reasons to come. This stretch is short so better bring some good walking shoes. There are a few other stretches in this river system that can be paddled as well. Since you're on this
site you are probably into whitewater rafting or kayaking, either way there are lots of good spots for that around here. The Confluence of Boggs Run to Confluence of Spring Creek stretch of Robbins Run in Greenbrier County is 2.8 miles long and is according to American Whitewater a class III section of whitewater. The scenic beauty of West Virginia and the playfulness of the water attract people from near and far. There are campgrounds quite  
near the river where you can camp.

Briefly about the general area:
The Big Run Trail offers hiking at its best, and Clifford Brown Spring is an inspiring site to have a look at during your stay. Watoga State Park is a tremendous place to go if you're at Robbins Run, and the beauty of mother nature reveals herself at Vesper Lewis Spring. This river is so wonderful. Robbins Run is not far at all from Renick, and why not take a refreshing hike along the Greenbrier River Trail. All through the summer months here at Robbins Run, high temperatures regularly get into the 80's, and during the night it cools down to the 50's.

Robbins Run, Confluence of Boggs Run to Confluence of Spring Creek road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.

   

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OUTDOORS
These outdoors activities are available near Robbins Run.
 Whitewater Near Robbins Run:
Robbins Run, Greenbrier County, 1 miles away
      Class III - 2.8 miles long (Confluence of Boggs Run to Confluence of Spring Creek)
Greenbrier River, Greenbrier County, 2 miles away
      Class I(III) - 7.2 miles long (Spring Creek to Anthony)
Spring Creek, Greenbrier County, 5 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.4 miles long (Cordova to one mile below confluence of Robbins Run)
Cranberry River, Pocahontas/Webster County, 9 miles away
      Class II-V - 15 miles long (Above Cranberry Rec Area to Cranberry Rec Area)
Cranberry River, Pocahontas/Webster County, 9 miles away
      Class III-IV - 6 miles long (Cranberry Recreation Area to Big Rock)
Cherry River - South Fork, Nicholas/Greenbrier County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 6 miles long (Beech Lick Run to Richwood)
Anthony Creek, Greenbrier County, 10 miles away
      Class I-III - 5.4 miles long (Blue Bend Recreation Area to confluence of Greenbrier River)
Cherry River - North Fork, Nicholas/Greenbrier County, 11 miles away
      Class III-IV - 13 miles long (Third West Virginia 39 and 55 Bridge to Richwood)
Elk River, Randolph/Webster County, 13 miles away
      Class II-III+(IV) - 11.8 miles long (Elk Springs to Bergoo)
Little Laurel Creek, Greenbrier/Nicholas County, 13 miles away
      Class II-IV - 5.1 miles long (CR39/11 to confluence with Cherry River)
 Ski Areas Near Robbins Run:
Snowshoe, West Virginia , 32 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 14 lifts, 57 runs
The Homestead, Virginia , 34 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
Winterplace, West Virginia , 59 miles away, 603 foot drop, 9 lifts, 27 runs
Canaan Valley, West Virginia , 82 miles away, 850 foot drop, 4 lifts, 34 runs
Timberline, West Virginia , 84 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 4 lifts, 37 runs
Wintergreen, Virginia , 98 miles away, 1003 foot drop, 5 lifts, 20 runs
 Hotels Near Robbins Run:
Fairfield Inn & Suites Lewisburg, Lewisburg , 15 miles away
Hampton Inn Lewisburg, Lewisburg , 15 miles away
Quality Inn Lewisburg, Lewisburg , 15 miles away
Super 8 Lewisburg, Lewisburg , 15 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites LEWISBURG, Lewisburg , 15 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Robbins Run:
Blue Bend Rec Area - Monongahela National Forest, Elkins, 10 miles away
HCS Campground, Hillsboro, 10 miles away
North Bend, Richwood, 11 miles away
 Trails Near Robbins Run:
Big Run Trail, Greenbrier , 5 miles away
Greenbrier River Trail, Greenbrier , 6 miles away
Snodgrass Run Trail, Greenbrier , 6 miles away
Pocahontas Trail, Pocahontas , 6 miles away
Eagles Camp Trail, Pocahontas , 7 miles away
 Public Lands Near Robbins Run:
Bluestone National Scenic River, Glen Jean - WV , 57 miles away
Gauley River National Recreation Area, Glen Jean - WV , 57 miles away
Watoga State Park, West Virginia , 14 miles away
Greenbrier State Forest, West Virginia , 18 miles away
Moncove Lake State Park, West Virginia , 25 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Robbins Run:
Valley View Country Club, White Sulphur Springs , 13 miles away
Oakhurst Links, White Sulphur Springs , 15 miles away
Riverview Golf Range, Caldwell , 15 miles away

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