13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Whitewater Kayaker on the New River

This kayaker was taking part in Bridge Day activities in West Virginia. He had a whitewater experience during his travels on the New River. Whitewater kayakers and rafters enjoy the challenges of the New River while others (base jumpers) parachute from the New River Gorge Bridge.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2013
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Fayetteville, West Virginia, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D600
Copyright: © Cynthia Staley