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Sandy River Outdoor Adventures

246 reviews
Rice, VA, USA
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About Sandy River Outdoor Adventures
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 challenging yourself to new heights! Have a team building or adventure education group? Give us a call! New this year, bike rentals and repairs as well as canoe and kayak trips on the lake or river! For ages 7 years and up. Reserve online-space is limited. HOURS: Spring - March 25 - May 26 (Saturday & Sunday) Spring Break Special Hours: April 6 - 16 OPEN Everyday! Summer: Everyday & Saturdays and extra 5:30 pm climb session Fall: Sept 5 - Nov 27 (Saturday & Sunday) Special Group Hours available upon request.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tipi we stayed in was so comfortable! They had everything set up for us when we got there! Loved spending time chatting with friends around the fire pit!

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jacob B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 2nd year I have brought my Girl Scout troop to Sandy River. The high ropes/zip line adventure course is awesome. Staff is great, facility is clean and the animals are a bonus.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Rakell H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We(my girlfriend and I) rented the Ski Chalet for a weekend stay because we had a wedding to go to a few miles away. The cabin was awesome. Plenty of room for us and our dog. Chalet has a pull out coach to sleep 2...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I surprised my husband with a birthday gift of a day of adventure! We did the High Ropes Course and the Zipline. SOOO much fun! The staff was amazing! I highly recommend Sandy River Outdoor Adventures!!!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Brittany12345678
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful time spent in tipis. Grandkid's love this place. Zip line, pool, tipis, bike riding! Everything kids enjoy and plenty of shopping at Greenfront in Farmville for me!

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 19, 2019

Highly recommend! We took four 11 year old boys to Sandy River for our sons birthday and they had a blast! They keep raving about coming back next year! This is their go to place now. Courses were challenging at times. Staff was very friendly

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

We went today as a Birthday gift for our son who was turning 10 and took his 16 year old cousin as a climbing partner. It was awesome. The kids loved it! We had great fun watching them gain confidence, learn new skills, work as...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Sarah G
Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

I went here for my bachelorette party and we stayed in the Dreamcatcher and the Shining Star. It was the perfect home away from home for the weekend! We especially liked getting the farm fresh eggs, even if it was a 2 person job (someone...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed April 28, 2019

Wow- This was our first glamping experience & it was fantastic! What a unique adventure right here in Virginia! Tipis are well equipped & have a "rustic chic" decor with very comfortable bedding and a charming bath complete with ball & claw tub! Such a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

My family just spent the day in the Zipline course with my youngest being 8 and my oldest at 11 and the entire family loved it. On top of the 6 courses being very well done and just challenging enough to make things interesting the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Jerry P
July 10, 2016|
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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
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Sarah a
June 18, 2016|
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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.
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dayzie73
July 23, 2015|
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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
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