We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rocky Forest River Run

Open today: Closed
Save
Share

Rocky Forest River Run
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want similar options you can book now?
43
All photos (43)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent100%
  • Very good0%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Great place & super experience!”
2 weeks ago
“Awesome place”
About
Paddle Sports Outfitter renting Kayaks, Canoes and River Rubes on the Yadkin River in Elkin, NC. This is amazingly relaxing and one of the most fun things to do in Elkin. We are only a few miles from I-77 and US 21 & just minutes from downtown...more
Closed
Hours Today: Closed
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
172 Rocky Forest Trl, Elkin, NC 28621-7335
Website
+1 336-835-3890
Call
Reviews (15)
Filter reviews
15 results
Traveler rating
15
0
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
15
0
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 15 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great experience kayaking! Awesome people & super friendly too. The day from our arrival to the end of our tour was very smooth. Highly recommend if you’re in the area looking for an adventure!

Thank Heather D
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Why, thank you Heather. We appreciate the kind words and you taking time to do a review. We enjoy hearing folks had a great time!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was exceptional!! The staff was very friendly and helpful. We had a great time. Highly recommend this place for your next outdoor adventure.

Thank Ashby D
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Ashby. Glad y'all had a good time & hope to see you again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and a few friends went kayaking with this business and it was great. They were all very personable and took care of our group to make sure everything was ok and we had everything we needed. Highly recommended!!!!!

Thank Camper552882
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much! We appreciate you taking time to do a review. Hope to see y'all again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great experience with the owners here at Rocky Forest River Run. They are very friendly and accomodating. If your looking for a relaxing river trip, this is a great place to be.

Thank Jeff C
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much Jeff! I call it River Therapy because it is very relaxing. And with the hustle and bustle of the world we live in today we can all use that for sure. 😊

Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Had a relaxing and fun day tubing down the Yadkinville river. RFRR was wonderful with the accommodations would highly recommend!

Thank Tracy P
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thanks for taking time to do the review. You're right , the Yadkin river is great to tube, because we always have plenty of water here and just enough flow to move you along for a relaxing float.

Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

This place was very accommodating! Great place to put in and get out! Super friendly folks!! Would highly recommend tubing with them... we had a great day!

Thank Kimberly L
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

Thanks Kimberly! We're glad y'all had fun and thanks for being patient with us yesterday when we were taking folks out because we were so busy. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We couldn’t have been more pleased with our experience at Rocky Forest River Run. We arrived a little early and the owner met us and was kind enough to ride us down to the pick up point and show us around the property. The owners...More

Thank kab1007fl
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review! We are glad you guys came up our way and chose Rocky Forest River Run to get you on the water while in our area. Hope you had a great time at your other stops in the...More

Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Bottom line...great business and owners. Call ahead and show up on time. Great southern hospitality and a fun trip. Thanks so much. We bought kayaks the day before to celebrate my wife’s birthday. After looking for a good place to make our maiden voyage we...More

Thank pitchblak13
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Thanks so much for taking time to do the review and we're glad you had a good maiden voyage for your new kayaks. We look forward to seeing you again and getting you farther up stream so you can enjoy more of the Yadkin River....More

Reviewed October 9, 2017

My son and I rented two kayaks through Rocky Forest after booking at another local kayaking company fell through. We were glad for that. Booking was simple, the ride to the river pleasant and the kayaks worked out perfectly. I can't say enough about the...More

Thank RobY386
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2017

It was nice to meet you and your son. Thank you for taking time to do the review Rob. We're glad it worked out and we could get y'all on the water. When you want to enjoy the Yadkin River again with the wife maybe,...More

Reviewed August 17, 2017

Cindy is the best! She goes above and beyond to answer any and all questions you may have when arranging plans for a large group and will make it happen for you! Will go back for a longer trip next time!

Thank Shelley S
kayadkin, Owner at Rocky Forest River Run, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2017

Thank you Shelley! We hope to see you again soon! This upcoming season is also a beautiful time to be on the river as a colors start changing.

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Best Western Yadkin Valley Inn & Suites
434 reviews
1.29 miles away
Quality Inn
279 reviews
1.34 miles away
Hampton Inn Jonesville/Elkin
912 reviews
1.54 miles away
Days Inn by Wyndham Jonesville
253 reviews
1.55 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 56 restaurants in Elkin
Pirate's Landing Seafood & Steak Restaurant
488 reviews
1.92 miles away
Generations
95 reviews
2.38 miles away
Cracker Barrel
203 reviews
1.25 miles away
Theo's
123 reviews
2.46 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 14 attractions in Elkin
Antique Mall of the Foothills
23 reviews
1.60 miles away
Grassy Creek Vineyard & Winery
46 reviews
4.26 miles away
Elkin Creek Vineyard
93 reviews
4.43 miles away
Slightly Askew Winery
39 reviews
2.53 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Shelley S
March 31, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from kayadkin | Property representative |
I have tried 3 times during the day to answer but got error. Go to our website for that answer. It is rockyforestriverrun and view trips.
1
Vote
Shelley S
March 28, 2017|
Answer
Response from kayadkin | Property representative |
We do offer 10% discount for military with ID and same for groups of 10+ that are renting kayaks or canoes. Shuttle service is $15-25 (depending on which trip & vessel type) for the 1st vessel, and $8-10 for each additional.
1
Vote
Shelley S
March 27, 2017|
Answer
Response from kayadkin | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry Shelley. Yes, we can accommodate a group of 12 or more. We can rent all for your group, do a mixture of renting and shuttling, or shuttle only for those with their own kayaks. Hope this helps... More
1
Vote