COVID-19 Update

Zaloos is open at a limited capacity in accordance with Phase I Easing Restrictions on Travel, Business Operations and Mass Gatherings.

We have gone to great lengths to disinfect our facility and vehicles.

We will have to require patrons to wear a mask or bandana while in our facilities and vehicles.

Please be patient as vehicles will be disinfected after each trip.

There will be a limit of 12 people allowed inside our retail space at a time.

Fine river provisioners since 1976

Canoes, Kayaks & Tubes

Explore the historic and scenic New River on an exciting and fun river adventure with Zaloo’s Canoes.

Jefferson, N.C.
Trips starting at $20
Mon - Sun / 8 am to 7 pm; Last launch at 3:00 pm
Only the finest river adventures

Zaloo’s Offers the Best Canoe, Kayak & Tube Trips in N.C.

Situated on the New River in Jefferson, NC, Zaloo’s offers the finest canoe, kayak, and tube trips in the area. The New River is a great canoeing, kayaking, and tubing river for a child’s or beginner’s first river experience — pets love it too! With its gentle flow and beautiful surroundings, the New River is sure to wow and stun the whole family and provide a priceless set of unforgettable memories. We are open seven days a week for your canoeing, kayaking, and New River tubing adventure needs from early April through late fall.
Starting at $55


From 5 miles to 3 three days, we offer the best canoe trips in the North Carolina mountains. Explore the New River in a canoe from Zaloo’s.

Starting at $35


Go it alone in one of our top-of-the-line sit-on-top kayaks or team up with an adventure buddy in a tandem kayak for two.

Starting at $20


Sit back and relax as you tube down one of the most scenic and gentle stretches of the New River that North Carolina has to offer.

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3874 NC Hwy 16 S. Jefferson, N.C. 28640
(800) 535-4027