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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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Great Company

Every year we take a flat water tubing trip with River Riders and it is a great time! They are also very generous in their support of our local elementary school as well. Mayo... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
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Edgewater, Maryland
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Edgewater, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW

Every year we take a flat water tubing trip with River Riders and it is a great time! They are also very generous in their support of our local elementary school as well. Mayo Elementary school is very appreciative of your generosity and we can't wait to come back this summer!

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Cross Lanes, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We contacted River Riders requesting a donation for our fundraiser after hearing what a fun place River Riders is to visit. They very kindly supported us by donating tubing tickets to be auctioned at our event. During our request the staff was so unbelievably nice that you would have thought we were making a large purchase. It's refreshing to see... More 

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Galax, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

River Riders is a wonderful place to spend a day with the family. They are great supporters of our local charity auction benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation! Thank you River Riders!

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Hampstead, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Boy Scout Troop 380 (Hampstead, MD) thanks River Riders SO much for the donation to our annual fundraising auction! Their generous support helps our boys accomplish their goals!

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Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

River Riders provides an outing for the whole family with an Adventure Park for young children as well as for the adult child! There are zip line activities that provide thrills and views of the WV mountains and Potomac River like no other. One may enjoy both an Adventure Park experience and then a Canopy Zip Line thrill all in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Our family took a side trip when we visited DC to go white water rafting. It was an awesome experience. Our kids are 12 (girl) and 9(boy) has a blast. Highlight of their trip to DC!!!! Our guide was Fred. He is awesome. He was great with kids and had wealth of history on the whole area. We were so... More 

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Laurel, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

I would like to thank River Riders for making a donation of 2 standard tubing passes to the Northfield Elementary PTA silent auction. We had a great time tubing and we would definitely return. It took us about an hour to float down the river. Very relaxing. The staff was very helpful and friendly. I recommend reserving tickets online as... More 

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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Spent a day rafting with the river riders crew. We had a great time! the tour guides were experienced and professional and had a good sense of humor! Definitely a great addition to my stay at harpers ferry.

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

...I've done ziplining in Punta Cana so it might be bias towards the ziplining activity...it was pretty cool but nothing AMAZING. it's a cool activity to do with your spouse or friends. Make SURE to go like EARLY september and not peak season because i heard groups get big and you have to wait till everyone goes and ur waiting... More 

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Frederick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

So many fun outdoor adventures to choose from. Have been tubing in the past, had a great experience. Just went ziplining with my husband and well definitely be back! Jason and Steve our instructors were professional and informative but they're playful personalities really made our experience even better.

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