A raft fills with water and dumps its human contents into the Gauley River. From September, 18, 2018 Gauley Season in West Virginia.
For 6 weeks the Army Corps of Engineers drains Summersville Lake to feed one of the best whitewater rivers in the world. Migrant raft guides travel from all over the US and the world to guide here. Some of them just don’t know what they’re getting into until it’s too late. This little spot is known as the Box Canyon and it is at the bottom of the last Class V rapid of the day, Sweet’s Falls.