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River Riders

408 Alstadts Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
+1 304-535-2663
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Q: Why would you do this to THEM!? A: I know I know. Right? Saturday. Their only down time from... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
dmydlack
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Baltimore, Maryland
Great few hours along the river and in the air

Ok, we were suppose to start the day white water tubing down the Potomic ...but after careful... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Michael A
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New Providence, New Jersey
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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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“zip lining” (113 reviews)
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408 Alstadts Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Q: Why would you do this to THEM!? A: I know I know. Right? Saturday. Their only down time from skool. I feel like a heel. Q: Then WHY!? A: Because. Because I’m the Dad. Q: You know that is silly, backwards-19th century-patriarchal baloney… A:...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

Ok, we were suppose to start the day white water tubing down the Potomic ...but after careful consideration, we changed our plans to lazy river tubing. Was it the correct choice...I have an 11 year old and a 15 year old...also wife who hates water....we...More

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Matt K, Owner at River Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hello Michael! Thank you so much for taking your time to leave such a wonderful review! It seems like you all got a taste of both the land and water activities. Since you all have a little bit of experience with the water and land...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

Went to go tubing for the first time in a very long time and they helped us figure out the best adventure for the day. Slow day (during the week just before school started) so we got very personalized attention. The trip itself was lots...More

Thank abandcb
Reviewed 2 October 2017

My friend and I did the Canopy Tour zip lining and had a blast. Our guides were Zack and Diamond and they were great! They were lots of fun to hang out with. For anyone afraid of trying this, don't be. All the guides are...More

Thank Leah Y
Matt K, Owner at River Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share your positive feedback with us! I will pass your kind words along to both Zack & Diamond - I'm sure they will be happy to hear that you all had such a great time zip...More

Reviewed 25 September 2017

We had a great time on the zip line canopy tour. Lots of fun for first time zip liners! Our guides Zack and Diamond made the day a lot of fun as well! They have a lot of fun and interact well with all the...More

Thank klsoltis21
Matt K, Owner at River Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks so much for your positive feedback! We're honored that you chose us for your very first zip lining experience and we hope to have you all back again for more adventures! I will pass your kind words along to both Zack & Diamond -...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

Earlier this summer we tried the flat water tubing on the Shenandoah and had a blast. The staff was super friendly. We were looking for a bit more excitement and after reading the River Riders website and checking out some YouTube videos we decided to...More

Thank Terri W
Matt K, Owner at River Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2017

Terri, Thanks for the feedback on your white water tubing trip. We apologize that the water levels were lower than expected. While we had a really wet summer and great water levels for most of the year, the river is lower lately although still pretty...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017

We had a group of 7 (2 kids weighing about 40 pounds each; 5 adults weighing... more than 40 pounds each). The booking and check in process was super easy. River Rider's location was very convenient to historic Harper's Ferry (about a mile away), and...More

Thank PanamaZac
Matt K, Owner at River Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you so much for your positive review! For the Flat Water Tubing, with it being one of our shorter activities, we actually always offer re-floats (as long as your not going out on the last trip of the day at 3:30PM) to make it...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

We had such a great experience doing a flat water tubing trip yesterday. I have two young kids (ages 4 and 6), and this was perfect for them. My youngest was in a tandem tube with me. The water was very calm, warm, and shallow....More

Thank Julie G
Matt K, Owner at River Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks so much for coming out on an adventure with us and taking the time to leave some positive feedback! We're so glad to hear that your family had a great time and we look forward to having you all out again to participate in...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Our family of 5 (kids 16, 14, and 12) decided to do this last minute on a Saturday.so called to see if they could fit us in on their 2:30PM tubing trip. They were very friendly and asked if we could make it there by...More

Thank Deborah L
Matt K, Owner at River Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks so much for sharing your families positive experience! We appreciate you coming out to see us and hope to have you all back again soon for more adventures! :) -Colleen

Reviewed 16 September 2017

A little ladies weekend adventure. The whole rafting team was fun, professional, and obviously knew what they were doing. We were toward the end of the season so the river wasn't especially high, but our guide made sure that we had a great time! If...More

Thank Laura M
Matt K, Owner at River Riders, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks so much for sharing your positive experience with us! Kayla, and all of our guides, do a great job of keeping everything informative and fun at the same time. I will let Kayla know of your positive review - I'm sure she will be...More

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Justin B
25 October 2017|
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Response from Michael A | Reviewed this property |
We were just there a month ago...I would call them. I don't remember seeing any photos of winter rides in their base of operations
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Leslie B
23 August 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
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pdobbins3
2 September 2016|
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Response from Matt K | Property representative |
yes, water levels are excellent right now because of the recent rain
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