A popular destination for fishermen, kayakers, and more, the Elk River Water Trail is a beautiful and scenic stretch of water with 12 access points located between exits 62 and exit 1 on I-79. The Elk River boasts a wide variety of wildlife, including a species of crayfish found nowhere else in the world. For kayak rentals and livery service options, click here! The Elk also offers incredible fishing opportunities as well!