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Whitewater Challengers

288 N Stagecoach Rd, Weatherly, PA 18255-4218
+1 570-443-9532
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Whitewater rafting on the Lehigh River is an exciting adventure through the Pocono Mountain Region of PA. Choose from a variety of outdoor adventures from mild to wild. Our most popular trips are our Family Style Whitewater (ages 5+)and Our Premier Whitewater Trip (ages 9+). Great for experienced rafters and first timers. NEW for 2017 is our Premier Plus Whitewater Rafting Trip which offers a smaller, more personal trip option through the class 2-3 rapids of the Lehigh Gorge State Park. Try a more challenging experience with our Whitewater Marathon that takes you through 25 miles of the Lehigh Gorge State Park or our NEW Inflatable Kayaking (Ducky) Trip. No matter your experience level, the Lehigh River offers a trip meant for you! Join us at the Lehigh River Adventure Center to combine your rafting experience with camping, biking, hiking, paintball, and more. Onsite dining services provides three meals a day for a reasonable price. It's the most fun you'll have all year!
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“rafting trip” (21 reviews)
“dam release” (29 reviews)
“lehigh river” (23 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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288 N Stagecoach Rd, Weatherly, PA 18255-4218
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"dam release"
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"lehigh river"
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"white water"
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"throwing buckets of water"
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"ham"
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"exciting rapids"
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"lots of fun"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I don't normally post these things, but our experience caused me to. The facilities we're fine and most of the staff was friendly, however, our lead guide Jake was extremely unprofessional and rude and ruined what could have been a great experience. He was agressive...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our guide was named Diablo. He was very sociable and entertaining. I would love to book a trip again and highly recommended challengers to friends and family. Highly enjoyable trip!

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks! Glad you enjoyed a trip at our Black River location in Upstate NY. We can't wait to see you on the river again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic time on this trip. Our tour guide Eric A. helped to make the experience even better. He was very knowledgeable about the area and had a great sense of humor as well. On our trip, there were people teenagers and adults...More

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for visiting us in Upstate NY at our Black River location. Hope to see again for another adventure.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have gone white water rafting at several different places in Canada and the USA and I can honestly say that Whitewater Challengers gave me and my family the best experience ever! Erik was our Guide and he was amazing! Even before we started, Erik...More

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sounds like a great day on the Black River in Upstate NY! Hope to see again there or at another one of our locations.

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cdeflvt
August 7, 2018|
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Response from Ken P | Property representative |
On the Lehigh River it is 4-6 people per raft on most days.
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FloridaWriter
July 2, 2016|
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Response from Ken P | Property representative |
Trips last 3-4 hours, we recommend reserving 5-7 hours out of your day for the activity. We have two Family Style trips for age 5+ (Class I & II rapids) run daily, this water is calmer. Our Premier trips for age 9+ (Class I... More
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Shannon M
May 17, 2016|
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We have Family-Style trips that are suitable for ages 5+ on July 2, 2016. These are about 8 miles of river with Class I & II rapids. This compares to our Premier Trip on dam release weekends that are slightly longer and... More
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