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Exhilerating with some challenges here and there

My son and I did the middle trip together. At 70 it was my first trip and I loved it. My son had... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lee B
Best Trip Ever!

Laura Highlands exceeded all of our needs and expectations! We booked a whitewater rafting trip on... read more

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Enjoy a fully guided or guide escorted trip down the Middle, Lower or Upper Youghiogheny or Cheat rivers. Family float trips to wild whitewater. Located in the heart of scenic Ohiopyle Pa. Bike rentals, rock climbing, hikings, and kayak clinics. Lodging packages available.
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  • Poor3%
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4 Sherman Street, Ohiopyle, PA 15470
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I did the middle trip together. At 70 it was my first trip and I loved it. My son had previous experience, and actually kept me from falling out of the boat at one point.Some significant challenges, and some great time to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Laura Highlands exceeded all of our needs and expectations! We booked a whitewater rafting trip on the Lower Youghiogheny, kayaking on the Middle Youghiogheny and zip lining in their Adventure Park. Thanks to the amazing staff, we had the time of our life! Thank you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have rafted several rivers in W. Va., and also a few in the West, including the Colorado in Grand Canyon. I wanted to introduce my 11 year old grandson to rafting and selected the Middle Yough. River was very low in August, so getting...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just did a family trip down the Upper Yough. 7 of us in 3 rafts. Outstanding trip! Have done Upper Gauley and this easily compares. Rapids "bigger" on the Gauley but these are more challenging and continuous (about 20 compared to 5 majors on the...More

Thank Tim V
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Took my son and daughter and their college-aged friends white water rafting on the Lower Yough at Ohiopyle. It was a great time. The two guides--Andy and Tyler--were so much fun. While they told lots of jokes, they also demonstrated a lot of professionalism. We...More

Thank MomEileen
LHRT, Manager at Laurel Highlands River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your great review! I have shared it with our staff and managers. The office ladies are particularly pleased to hear that they were mentioned! Thanks for taking the time to share your experience! We're glad that you enjoyed your trip. Come...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

We started our day with the Fallingwater tour, then had a great pizza in the Brownstone food truck, then visit another Frank Lloyd Wright house in the area (Kentuck Knob) and finished the day doing white water rafting with LAUREL HIGHLANDS RIVER TOURS. The tour...More

Thank anamarimatanzo
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Laurel Highlands is the Bomb!! We arrived on a day with the river at flood stage and they were so gracious to offer another day's rafting if your party was a bit intimidated with the strength and currant at that time. We did it...and I...More

Thank Jackie O
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We were on a shredder because of the water level and had a blast! Nathan, Brian, Phil, and Mike were excellent guides and helped us out when we were thrown from the shredder and I never once was nervous about being in the water with...More

Thank Wonderwoman03
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Didn't see the other 3 companies offering this package. You get the whole Lower Yough experience with a guide IN your raft WITHOUT having to stop for a lunch or wait for a lot of other rafts. All for a great price of $60 a...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 25 July 2017

So, we don't have any rafting experience, so we opted for the middle Yough tour. It was an amazing time. Water was calm, so we were able to ask our guide, Garrett, about the area. Garrett was awesome - experienced, helpful, friendly. Want to come...More

Thank Julie K
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Response from Keith B | Reviewed this property |
I think you will find that once you get in the water, all of your fear will go away rather quickly. We did the Upper Yough which is much more challenging and had some nervous people. After the first couple of rapids anyone... More