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Sandy River Outdoor Adventure

Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Sandy River Outdoor Adventure
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Sandy River Outdoor Adventures is the largest aerial adventure park in central Virginia, offering over 60 obstacles including 20 zip lines!! With state of the art safety equipment, and professional staff you are sure to have a tree-mendous time...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
147 Monroe Church Rd, Rice, VA 23966-2500
+1 434-392-7275
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Reviewed November 29, 2018

We had such a great time on the ropes course and in the tipi! I really cannot say enough about how wonderful our experience was! It was a breath of fresh air! Sarah was leading our ropes course group, and she was so amazingly helpful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kathleen P
Reviewed November 8, 2018

What a great find close to home. The adventure park was amazing. We spent 3 hours on the course and almost made it through every challenge. My youngest (11) enjoyed checking the chicken coup for fresh eggs. Our Tipi was very clean and included everything...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank reeve4u
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Found this place online under “unique” places to stay in Virginia. Booked it as a surprise weekend for my wife and kids. Turned out to be a perfect decision. This place is awesome. The zipline/adventure park is great. Perfect challenges and several long zip rides...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DavidMC7465WN
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

This was our 2nd trip to Sandy River! We had a GREAT time again!!! So much fun for everyone in our family ages 9 to 51!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Christy L
Reviewed October 18, 2018

We rented bicycles from them and rode the trails. It was such an easy process to do and staff was very nice and helpful.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Joanna M
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Such an awesome experience and reasonably priced to be glamping! Took advantage of the kayaking and zip lining on the retreat and had a blast. Staff was really sweet, funny, and accommodating! Everything you needed was there it was really set up nicely and provided...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Michelle L
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the amazing Moon Dance tipi! It was beautiful and even bigger than I imagined. The beds were so comfortable and the radiant heated floors were divine. The owners are amazing and obviously take great pride in their resort. The heated pool was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MellowCville
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Stayed in SunDance TIpi and three of us did the Adventure Course while others relaxed at the pool. We were in the area to bike the High Bridge Trail. The staff is extremely accommodating and friendly. The course was fun and not too difficult for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Candice S, Owner at Sandy River Outdoor Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Thank you! Glad you had a good time!! Hope To see y’all again sometime!

Reviewed September 20, 2018

Our family was pleasantly surprised by the beauty of the view and home when we stayed at the lovely Meadowview Cottage. Candice was accommodating, generous and so thoughtful. Our teen & his friends loved the challenging ropes course, where Zach was super friendly & helpful....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lmisako
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Four families , total of 17 people went and none of us got bored :). Amazing place. We stayed in Dream-catcher Tipi and Eagle nest cabin. They are Very neat and clean. They have everything you need. Love the place very calm and neat. I...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jerry P
July 10, 2016|
Response from Spencer N |
What would happen, depending on how long you have been in the park, is that the staff who have all been trained in lowering climbers would use their devices to lower you to the ground from whichever course you happen to be... More
Sarah a
June 18, 2016|
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Response from toddtaylor | Reviewed this property |
There are staff that are with you the entire time you are on the ropes course. Hey train you at the beginning and are very positive and encouraging during the course time which will be around 2 hours.
July 23, 2015|
Response from Spencer N |
To the park? Sure, however there is no lake or stream within the park for you to use. About half a mile from the park is the Sandy River Resivuar which you can always use and park your car at, or you can rent a canoe or... More