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Address: 408 Alstadts Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
Phone Number: 800 326 7238
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Description: West Virginia whitewater rafting, tubing, zip line canopy tour, kayaking...
West Virginia whitewater rafting, tubing, zip line canopy tour, kayaking, canoeing, biking, climbing, team building, and outdoor adventure summer camps in Harpers Ferry and C and O Canal National Parks on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers. We are the closest outfitter to the Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD and Northern Virginia metro areas.
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We met our daughter and her friends for some rafting. The guides were great! The girls went in one boat wit h Jack and the guys in another boat with Katie. The water was great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Point Pleasant, United States
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Point Pleasant, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

We met our daughter and her friends for some rafting. The guides were great! The girls went in one boat wit h Jack and the guys in another boat with Katie. The water was great and both Katie and Jack made the trip interesting, fun and educational. We will definitely be back. Next time Kayaks!

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Haymarket, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We went zip lining and canopying for the first time today. The check in area was a little disorderly but we met our guides Alyssa and Matt. They showed us an instructional video and we were of to start our adventure. It was initially quite nerve racking but we eventually got the hang of it. Our guides Alyssa and Matt... More 

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New Providence, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW via mobile

We had a great time rafting with our guide Adam aka Malaysia! We highly recommend. Fun fur kids of all ages 7-107!

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Orlando
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We had the pleasure to go White Water Rafting with River Riders earlier today. Emily was a fantastic guide! She not only took us on a tour on the Shenandoah/Potomac Rivers but she added a personal touch. This made the experience much more enjoyable. I would highly recommend River Riders.

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Charlottesville, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The tubing activity was run fairly smoothly. You have to be there early for waiver paperwork and safety video and this was delayed about 20 minutes waiting for registered guests to show up. The orientation was sufficient if somewhat overly scary to make sure you understood that this is unsupervised and could be dangerous. It could be but this is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

My family and I went on the beginning white water rafting adventure. It was a great experience! Our guide, Jack, made us feel comfortable with being on the water, was very humorous and gave us the history of the surrounding area as we made our way down the river. What a wonderful way to see nature at its finest and... More 

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Wilmington, De
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We were originally set for a group of 16 but ended up with 9 actual participants in the trip we took last weekend. The staff was very accomodating to the adjustment in numbers. Staff was really nice,knowledgeable and clearly were experienced enough to relate to people as well as run a large group for a long block of time with... More 

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Oregon, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We came to Purcelleville with 2 other couples to do some wine tasting and white water raft to celebrate a 50th Birthday. We had a new river guide but we were fortunate enough to also have a well-seasoned veteran named Frederic. He was full of history and humor. Three of us were first timers and we had an absolute blast!... More 

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Frederick, Md.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

My daughter is heading to college orientation and chose to participate in a kayaking experience. We knew we had to get her experience fast. River Riders provided an incredibly enjoyable 2 hour experience on the Potomac River. The point of entry was calm and large, about 4.5 miles of exploration. She and her friends kayaked for over an hour and... More 

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Olney, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I recently participated in a white water rafting experience and adventure through River Riders company. It was a really great and fun time, and the River Riders people were friendly, knowledgable, and fun to be with. It was very organized from the initial safety video, to the bus trip to the river (Shenandoah River) to the directions and explanations by... More 

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Address: Address: 408 Alstadts Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
Phone Number: 800 326 7238
Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Harpers Ferry

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