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River & Trail Outfitters

604 Valley Road, Knoxville, MD 21758
888-446-7529
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Ranked #1 of 5 Attractions in Knoxville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: River and Trail Outfitters of Knoxville, Maryland has been family owned and operated since 1972. River and Trail offers guided and unguided white... more » Owner description: River and Trail Outfitters of Knoxville, Maryland has been family owned and operated since 1972. River and Trail offers guided and unguided white water and mellow water rafting, tubing, kayaking, canoeing trips as well as biking hiking, climbing and cross-country skiing in the historic and scenic Harpers Ferry, WV area. We also sell new and used canoes, kayaks and paddling accessories located in our shop. Check out our website for details on our various trips, ranging from our Paddle N Wine Tour to our Team Building « less
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Hyattsville, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014 NEW

No complaints about the rafting trip, which was organized as part of a training course at work. Guides were courteous and informative. Had some miscommunication about the details of our trip and difficulty with our shuttle to the Outfitters from DC, but nothing beats a day out of the office and on the river.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

This was my first time to MD, very welcoming guides and well prepared. Excellent lunch on the riverside, simple and delicious. I had a wonderful experience with my guide Sean, he was energetic and funny. Sean also showed skilled and compassion for his job as guide on the raft. It was a beautiful day in the beginning of fall:) I... More

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Fairfax, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We went on the Boat and Brewery trip on the Monocacy River. The fall colors were starting to come out, so the scenery was beautiful. We saw 2 bald eagles flying low over the river. Our guides were very knowledgeable and made the trip really fun. Thanks Christina, Maury, and Shane. This section of the river was pretty docile with... More

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Fairfax County, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I went out as part of a group to kayak down the Monocacy River with Shane, Maury, and Christina. The guides did a great job telling us what to expect and teaching us the basics of kayaking for those of us who were less familiar. The scenery was fantastic, especially since we went out during fall. I would go on... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

We went on a kayaking trip and had a great time. The leaves were changing so the river was gorgeous. We even saw a few bald eagles. Our guides Maury, Christina, and Shane were good as well! They taught us proper paddling technique among other fun things.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

My daughter and I took a white water rafting trip with River and Trail and loved it! I was impressed with how well kept River and Trail is. The boat house is neat and organized, they were ready for us when we arrived. Our river guide was Travis Wilklow and he was fabulous! Travis really knows his stuff! I felt... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

For the past several years, my school has taken a 10th grade class trip with anywhere from 60-80 girls to Harper's Ferry, WV. We had a great time again this year with Mike and Maury biking a short distance on the C&O Canal Towpath from Brunswick, MD to Harper's Ferry, WV. They brought in all of the bikes, made sure... More

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Hampstead, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

If you want to have a great day away from the hustle and bustle of the city or suburbs take a day trip to Harpers Ferry and bike along the Potomac river. We always use River and Trail Outfitters. They can accommodate any group size. No need to bring anything. They have it all for very reasonable prices and super... More

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Owings Mills, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We took our sophomore class of 58 students for a day of cycling along the C&O canal tow path. Mike and Maury were our guides and mechanical,support for this fantastic ride. Both took the time to fit us with the right size bikes and to review the rules of the trail before we set out. Along the way they shared... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My high school outdoor ed class went kayaking this past Friday and I had an amazing time! It was an awesome experience and a great way to build character and teamwork! I also enjoyed the fun facts they shared while kayaking; we actually were lucky enough to spot a bald eagle! I would definitely go kayaking here again!

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