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River Riders

408 Alstadts Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
+1 304-535-2663
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Harper's Ferry 201

We went on Labor Day weekend, but despite the numbers, we were all treated like VIPs. Ages of our... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2015
Towson, Maryland
Very Nice

Took my nephews ages 17 and 10 to do this adventure climbing. They both loved it. Was challenging... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2015
Melissa S
Boonsboro, Maryland
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West Virginia whitewater rafting, tubing, zip line canopy tour, kayaking, canoeing, biking, climbing, team building, and outdoor adventure summer camps in Harpers Ferry and C and O Canal National Parks on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers. We are the closest outfitter to the Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD and Northern Virginia metro areas.
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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408 Alstadts Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
+1 304-535-2663
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Reviewed September 11, 2015

We went on Labor Day weekend, but despite the numbers, we were all treated like VIPs. Ages of our group were between 8 and 63 years. The entire staff was great but Jack D. (Old Man River) was a great guide for our trip. He...More

1  Thank EDWIN M
Reviewed September 8, 2015

Took my nephews ages 17 and 10 to do this adventure climbing. They both loved it. Was challenging enough for the 17 year old but easy enough for the 10 year old. The staff was wonderful. Will definitely go again. The gentleman working the desk...More

1  Thank Melissa S
Reviewed September 8, 2015

Enjoyed the zipline and adventure park. Staff was very helpful and informative. The equipment was well taken care of. I felt I was properly trained and wouldn't injure myself. I can't wait to go back in the colder/winter months.

Thank terrijot
Reviewed September 7, 2015

My family and I went to Harpers Ferry for the first time yesterday. We did the River Riders’ Aerial Forest Adventure Park, and the Play Pass for paddle boarding and canoeing. We absolutely loved the Aerial Forest Adventure, and would recommend it to anyone. It...More

2  Thank ylmva
Reviewed September 6, 2015

What a great experience and a lot of fun. Awesome view while zip lining. Tour guides were funny and great.

Thank Linda W
Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Went with my friend for the 3 hour campy tour and it was totally worth it. Calvin and Shannon were very professional and knew what they were doing. Felt we were in good hands. Enjoyed all of it!

Thank Samina D
Reviewed September 5, 2015

The staff was very friendly, entertaining, and worked hard to ensure everyone had a great time. Very organized and safety was a priority. I would highly recommend them and will use them again when Im back in the area.

Thank Firefighter30
Reviewed September 1, 2015

We had a great time on the river today in spite the low water levels. All staff members were very helpful, therefore making the trip a very pleasant experience. Our guide Bret was great, along with the two trainees. Definitely will be back in the...More

Thank Kochloeffel
Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

I went with 5 friends and we are all in our 20's in good shape. We went whitewater tubing on the potomac. The trip was supposed to last 2 hours but it took us almost 6 hours to make it to the end point. There...More

2  Thank Pitshanan
Reviewed August 31, 2015

DO NOT USE RIVER RIDERS. Worst experience of my life. My girlfriend was injured on the trip. Walked on the main road for an hour, which they assured would have several buses running up and down to assist any distressed riders. No buses, but saw...More

4  Thank Ryan M
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Leslie B
August 22, 2017|
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Response from A F | Reviewed this property |
On their website, under FAQ Tubing questions, there is a map showing where the tubes are put in the water, and where you float on the river, and location to exit. You could use the same points on your own trip. Parking... More
September 1, 2016|
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Response from Matt K | Property representative |
yes, water levels are excellent right now because of the recent rain
Suzanne T
August 12, 2016|
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Response from SFlurry | Reviewed this property |
Yes. No glass. There are signs about no alcohol but they do not enforce it. Some people tie a small cooler to their tube, or you can rent a cooler float. Walmart sells them for about $5. Hope that helps!