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Lower New River

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The "lower" New River, in whitewater rafting terminology, most often refers to the section of the river below the river-access point near Cunard, West Virginia, in the New River Gorge.

Rapids of the lower segment include the following, heading downstream from Cunard to the New River Gorge Bridge:

Upper Railroad Rapids

Lower Railroad Rapids

Swimmer's Rapids

Warm-Up Rapids

Keeney's Rapids

Dudley's Dip Rapids

Double Z Rapids

Hook 99 Rapids

Greyhound Rapids

Upper Kaymoor Rapids

Lower Kaymoor Rapids

Miller's Folly Rapids

Thread-The-Needle Rocks

Flea Flicker Rapids

Old Nasty Rapids