Welcome to the New River Come join us for a fishing adventure you'll never forget. New River Angler offers float fishing trips for smallmounth bass, muskies, and trout in the beautiful mountains of southwest Virginia. With over eighteen years of experience on the New River, head guide and owner Tom Maynard has the local knowledge to introduce you to arguably the best smallmouth fishing on the east coast. Managed by the State of Virginia as a trophy river, the New provides the angler an excellent chance to fight a lunker while floating one of the world's most scenic waterways. Our state of the art rafts and top notch tackle, proven lures and flies, New River Angler will put you on the fish and do so in style. Beginner or a seasoned anglers can count on our guides and support staff to provide you with a first class day on the water.