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River Riders

408 Alstadts Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
+1 304-535-2663
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Fun morning zip lining

We had a great time on the zip line canopy tour. Lots of fun for first time zip liners! Our guides... read more

Reviewed yesterday
klsoltis21
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Rockville, Maryland
Ask about the water levels

Earlier this summer we tried the flat water tubing on the Shenandoah and had a blast. The staff was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Terri W
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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%
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“zip lining” (108 reviews)
“canopy tour” (53 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 18:00
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408 Alstadts Hill Rd, Harpers Ferry, WV 25425
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Reviewed yesterday

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
Reviewed 6 days ago

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 4 days ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't mind heights you will love the zip tour. Nice course on the water and woods with great views all around. Out two guides Elizabeth and Dakota did a great job taking us through the course with a little history tossed in for...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This outfit is focused on its tubing and rafting business. You spend a lot of time sitting around waiting to be taken to or picked up from the river. If there is another place that allows you to rent a kayak - look into it.

Thank Terri4735
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family rafting trip at end of season, so water was lower and slower than I had hoped for. But still enough to excite kids coming up to teenage years. Our raft guide, Tim B, was excellent: fun, chatty, interesting, informative and very good at his...More

Thank P2496EAwilliame
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Colleen S. did an outstanding job creating a memorable experience for our family. This Organization has quality people working in every aspect of their business.

Thank shamussmith
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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
1 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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Suzanne T
13 August 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!
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