The whole family has the chance to take a tubing trip on the James River in Buchanan starting at $23 for two people (ages 6 and older) or $45 for four. This incredible deal is offered by Groupon, a global leader of local commerce and the best source to search for the best deals just on anything, anytime, anywhere. Moreover, with Groupon coupon code applied the price drops by 20 percent (this offer is valid through June 2). So hurry up and don't miss the opportunity to spend the whole day in Buchanan tubing and fishing. Tubing times are at 10:15 a.m. or 2:15 p.m., and they take from an hour to 90 minutes.
If you decide to visit Buchanan on Saturday, June 6, there is one more attraction to add to your list of things to do. A five-day The Botetourt County Annual Fishing Carnival is scheduled to take place the same day from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Buchanan Town Park, located at 485 Lowe Street. Children ages 15 and younger can fish and play games, and then take part in the Buchanan Community Yard Sale and Treasure Hunt set for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday throughout downtown Buchanan and the nearby areas. It should be noted that during the entire weekend (June 5-7) there will be Free Fishing Days with no fishing license required in the state of Virginia.
The James River is a popular destination for those who are passionate about boating, canoeing, and kayaking. The river winds through the picturesque Allegheny and Blue Ridge Mountains and flows into the Chesapeake Bay. The area of unspoiled beauty and scenic trails lures paddlers, anglers and outdoor enthusiasts who come here to get back to nature and enjoy the sights and sounds of the pristine nature.