New River Adventure



For the New River Adventure Leader's Guide - click HERE

  • 2600 Max Creek Rd., Hiwassee, VA 24347
  • For YouTube Videos of all Summer Camp Programs- click HERE
  • Hold-a-Place Form 2017- click HERE
  • Send me a Video of all Summer Camp programs!- click HERE
  • Information for Leaders, Parents, and Camp Staff- click HERE
  • Identify your Troop at Camp with these Moisture Wicking Tees!
  • FAQ's (Frequently Asked Questions)- click HERE
  • Return to Summer Camp Programs- click HERE
  • Questions? Contact Shirley Neiderhiser at 540.777.7963 or or fax to 540.265.0659
  • Find out about exciting available positions for the different camps!  Click HERE


If you are a thrill seeker and looking for a rollercoaster week of challenge and fun, look no further than the New River Adventure!

  •     Based at Camp Powhatan
  •     ATV (All-Terrain Vehicles/4wheelers)
  •     Climbing
  •     C.O.P.E.
  •     Class V Whitewater Rafting (We've been Rafting the New River Gorge for 20 years!)
  •     Caving
  •     Whitewater Canoeing
  •     Natural Rock Climbing in the New River Gorge
  •     The SAME adventures offered by "Other" nearby camps, but MUCH more affordable!


  • Age: 13+ by January 1st & BSA Swimmer with Canoeing experience
  • Medical Form: Click HERE
  • Leadership:  Provisional