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About River & Trail Outfitters
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
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

I got the telephone number from the National Park Service Website under 'Alerts' for washouts. Decent price, They were quick and easy. I appreciated the ride to Harper's Ferry in my case. If I ever kayak on the Shenanadoah or Potomac here I would go...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vaughn G
Reviewed September 20, 2018

We had a reservation, an e-mail confirmation from them and showed up on time, only to be told that they were not going out today due to high water. No one called to let us know, as they had done the week before when we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ShopTherapy
Reviewed September 20, 2018

I have run rivers all over the country and R&T does a fine job. This is not white water; it's lazy tubing with a few riffles. Anyone can do this trip and it's totally safe. They meet in a big field, load you on a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve C
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Great way to spend an afternoon tubing down the river. Friendly staff who are very helpful. Parking is convenient and the ride to drop off is short.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KLZ09
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Make sure to ask if the water is up a little more than average for a good ride other wise it’s just a scenic ride not much exciting unless plenty of water

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hilton12345
Reviewed August 27, 2018

River & Trail outfitters were excellent. Great guides. It is very professionally run. I would highly recommend this company. The lunch was very good by the side of the river. Even with a snake or two along the way. This is a very tame river...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank George B
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Whitewater trip was great! Food was delicious, especially the watermelon! Tim was an awesome guide; he has a great historical background of the area so you get a nice tour on top of the awesome ride. Looking forward to another trip soon!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank junkmaily1
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Tim was the best!!! Thanks for an awesome afternoon. Bus jokes were on point and the food was great. Hope to come back!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank emilyjschultheis
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Dont waste your money! This business has canceled on my friend and I four times! To make matter worse when we tried to resolve the issue they became rude and the last time we spoke the manager jimmy decided to hang up on my friend....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Marissa A
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We did a guided white water rafting trip one afternoon this week and had a great time (thanks to our guide Maury)! We are a family of four with a nine year old and a teenager, and our family ranges from people who are not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Akifaadil
May 7, 2017|
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Response from jgonano | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Typically yes. However it is dependant on their weight (min 50 lbs) and water levels. Feel free to call us for more information. 301.834.9950
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JulieA639
July 1, 2016|
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Response from RiverTrailManager | Property representative |
Hi Julie, Glad you are interested in coming, we look forward to seeing you! A head mount would be ideal, and a wrist strap would also be encouraged. Some of our helmets are equipped with GoPro mounts. Give us a call at... More
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Carol F
July 28, 2015|
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Response from zackcor | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is very calm waters. This 66 year old may need a little help getting in and out of the tube but other than that, very relaxing and enjoyably
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