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Float a little, swim a little Family Fun!

Gentle meandering eight mile float trip👍 The folks at the Trough Store have boats... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Stonypickins
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Romney, West Virginia
via mobile
Wonderful canoe rental experience!

My family of five rented two canoes from the Trough General Store and took their shuttle to the... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Travelingwithgoblins
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Falls Church, Virginia
via mobile
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Gentle meandering eight mile float trip👍 The folks at the Trough Store have boats, transportation, and everything else we needed to float the South Branch of Potomac River. Jerry & Sabrina, expertly advise us on river conditions and what we need to know to make...More

1  Thank Stonypickins
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

My family of five rented two canoes from the Trough General Store and took their shuttle to the start of the seven-mile canoe trip through the Trough. It took us about four hours, but that included at least three stops for snacks and swimming. It...More

2  Thank Travelingwithgoblins
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The owner was very nice and the prices were very reasonable! This canoe trip is beautiful. My family and I (with two younger children) did the seven mile canoe trip through the trough. It was GORGEOUS untouched nature at its best.

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Discover one more great place for kayaking. Jerry's family business just wonderful . Cool experience. 7 miles of great workout and beautiful landscape. We were staying at Wapocoma campground overnight .No loud train noises at that place. Surprisingly not much mesquites. Comfort in the Camps...More

2  Thank Olena L
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Jerry and his family, who run the Trough General Store, do a great job of getting you outfitted and ferrying you to the Put-in. Once you get on the river the hills on both sides rise high above as you enter The Trough. For the...More

1  Thank MARKOLA111
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Don't know why it's called a general store they have very little invetory. Should change their name to the trough canoe rental.

Thank rddd1313
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Great time kayaking on the trough! Owner was very accommodating, friendly and informative. We had my two sons 14 & 10 and did the 7 mile trip. Felt very comfortable putting my sons safety into their hands. Quiet, few people, just nature and the sound...More

2  Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

My wife and I went on a young couples/ college n career class activity. There was approximately 30 people in our group. We promptly got in the vans at the scheduled time and drove up to the drop off point. They dropped the canoes (2...More

1  Thank Timothy S
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

My fiancée and I used the trough store to shuttle our kayaks to the beginning of the "trough". This is a very scenic section of the south branch Potomac River. Jerry and Sabrina were very courteous and professional to work with both before and during...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 18 July 2014

Friendly staff full of lots of helpful suggestions on how to enjoy your time in this beautiful area. Going canoeing on the Trough is something I will not forget. Saw eagles, deer, big fish, and geese. May have heard a bear up on the hill...More

1  Thank jay34144
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