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Address: 1393 Wisp Mountain Road, McHenry, MD
Phone Number: 877-300-2724
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Activities: Kayaking, White-water rafting

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Fun and Challenging Raft Ride!

On a girls trip, we experienced the ASCI Whitewater rafting on top of WISP Mountain in McHenry, MD. We chose the lowest level of on the range of difficulty and had a blast... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Columbia, MD

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Glen Ellyn, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The ASCI whitewater rafting was amazingly on top of Wisp mountain. You start with a 10-15 minute training to learn the safety rules and get your pfd and helmet. The best part was when you got to swim in the rapids. I would recommend being at least 10 because it does get tiring by the fifth time around paddling the... More 

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Columbia, MD
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

On a girls trip, we experienced the ASCI Whitewater rafting on top of WISP Mountain in McHenry, MD. We chose the lowest level of on the range of difficulty and had a blast, though one of the girls fell over, we quickly retrieved her. Our guide was fun and very helpful!

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Oakland, Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Without just watching. No sieves or foot entrapment hazards. Little flat water, so you're bouncing and getting wet most of the time, with a just enough break on the conveyor back to the start.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We were a group of four in our 60's celebrating a 69th birthday. After our very enjoyable experience with Adam, an excellent guide, Adam asked if we had always been risk takers. :) There really wasn't that much of a risk - and the rafting was vigorous and highly enjoyable. This facility is a hidden gem, definitely worth going out... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This whitewater rafting company offers thrills and squeals on man-made lake in beautiful area. Expert guides make it worry-free. Our guide, Danny, kept everyone entertained and safe as he steered through mutliple rapids, varying each trip around the well-designed course. At pointson the course anyone interested could jump into the water. Our 3-generation family emerged from the adventure wet but... More 

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Millersburg, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Great for the kids (10 & 13) knowing no underwater rocks, etc. being man-made! Kristin was an outstanding guide!! Very knowledgable & patient, got us comfortable enough to "raft surf" in the whitewater eddies for the majority of the time! We had plenty of time to raft & even though a bit pricey...was well worth the cost! Kids & I... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Great place to kayak to improve your paddling skills and safe environment to learn a new sport. Fun to paddle alone or with friends and a great bargain if you own your equipment. $20/25 a day to get an exhausting workout at ASCI May thru October. Repeat customer year after year since they opened.

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Oakland, Maryland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

If you have never seen an artificial river this is a must. It is entertaining watching how they fill it. This is a safe guided way to try whitewater rafting. Nice locker rooms and showers available.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

My friends and I (6 total) were pleasantly surprised when a friend suggested that we go to ASCI to white water raft on their elaborate man-made course. None of us had been there but saw it before by The Wisp. Once we all got into our wet suits and got the rest of our protective equipment, which was all in... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

I took a group of friends there for a weekend, did the rafting, the duckies twice, and the bodysurfing. We were exhausted but what an awesome trip!

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Address: Address: 1393 Wisp Mountain Road, McHenry, MD
Phone Number: 877-300-2724
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Garrett County  >  McHenry

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