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Rapidan River Kayak Company

Orange, VA, USA
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About Rapidan River Kayak Company
Rapidan River Kayak Company, LLC. is located approximately 2 miles outside of the Town of Orange in central Virginia on the picturesque Rapidan River. Specializing in tours for individuals, couples, and small groups of 10 or less, our tours are the perfect activity for family groups, corporate retreats, wedding activities, bachelor/bachelorette outings and more. All tours are guided by our highly qualified kayak instructor and no prior kayaking experience is required. All equipment is included and basic kayak skill and safety instruction is provided prior to each guided tour. *Our unique women's kayak instruction program, "Women And The River" provides basic kayak instruction taught by women, for women. Offered either as a multi-day river kayaking experience available on select weekends during the summer, or as a single day of instruction. We operate April 1st- Oct. 31st. *Advanced booking is required for all paddling options.*
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We stumbled upon the Rapidan River Kayak Company accidentally, while thinking we were contacting another kayaking company elsewhere, and we are soooo glad we did. My wife and I had a marvelous time kayaking a private section of the Rapidan River with the tour guides and owners
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Had a nice relaxing trip with my girlfriend and I. Two hours down the river in nice weather and Gary making the experience a lot more enjoyable. His wife Beth helped set up the tour and even told me about more local spots to visit! The nicest people in the world and you can just
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Response from Beth S, Owner at Rapidan River Kayak Company
Responded Jun 18, 2019
Thank you for such a kind review, and I'm glad to hear that you and your girlfriend enjoyed your time on the river with Gary! You had a beautiful day for kayaking and good water levels too - perfect conditions! Gary and I are happy that you two had such a nice time visiting in our area, that kayaking with us made it even more enjoyable, and if you come back we hope you'll join us on the river again!
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My husband and I really enjoyed our trip! Beth & Gary were great guides. The river is beautiful and private. Would highly recommend this to others!
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I am in my mid fifties for those of you who think that it is a little scary to get into a kayak for the first time, and on a moving body of water to boot 😳 lol Last year I signed up for a group trip. Beth started with a thorough and interesting taped tutorial. It is based
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Response from Beth S, Owner at Rapidan River Kayak Company
Responded May 13, 2019
Maryanne, thank you for your kind review. We are also looking forward to getting out on the river with you again soon. And thanks for the shout out about our women's instruction program, it's my favorite part of what we do!
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My husband and I just returned from a weekend getaway to Orange, VA (stayed at the Inn at Willow Grove). This kayaking trip was one of the highlights of our weekend. The weather was perfect (60's and sunny), and the river was beautiful. Saw two separate groups of beavers,
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Response from Beth S, Owner at Rapidan River Kayak Company
Responded Oct 21, 2018
Thank you for the kind review of your kayak tour with Gary and Rapidan River Kayak Company. Your enjoyment of your time with us on the river is why we do what we do. We hope you will join us again for some "river time" on your next visit to our area!
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