River Riders - Family Adventure Resort

Harpers Ferry Rafting


The Harpers Ferry Rafting trip will guide you through the splashing white water of the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers near Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, where Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia come together. River Riders has the expertise, guides, and equipment to meet all your outdoor adventure needs. Come play, only an hour away from both Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD!


This 6-7 mile Harpers Ferry River Rafting excursion provides a wonderful experience for beginner to intermediate paddlers looking to enjoy class I-III white water rapids and breathtaking scenery.

Spring and Fall Harpers Ferry Rafting trips offer an exciting, heart pounding experience. 

Summer Harpers Ferry Rafting trips provide a milder, family friendly adventure, typically due to lower water levels.


The Harpers Ferry Whitewater Rafting trip is generally suitable for anyone ages 6-8 years (50 lbs) and up. Rafts accommodate 4-6 guests plus a guide, although the number of participants in each raft may vary due to water levels and size of group members.

Guided: Yes

Class: Class I-III

Duration: 2-3 hours on the river

Group Pricing:*

  • 12-24 guests - $6 off per person.
  • 25+ guests - $8 off per person.

*In order to receive a group discount, you must reserve in advance and pay for the total balance in one single transaction. Groups paying separately or upon arrival are not eligible for group discounts.

Book your Adventure!

Pricing - In Season: (Memorial Day through Labor Day)

  • $59 Adult, $54 Child 12 and Under - Weekday
  • $74 Adult, $69 Child 12 and Under - Saturday/Holiday
  • $69 Adult, $64 Child 12 and Under - Sunday

Pricing - Preseason/Postseason: (before Memorial weekend and after Labor Day weekend)

  • $59 Adult, $54 Child 12 and Under
  • $69 Adult, $64 12 and Under - Saturday/Holiday
  • $64 Adult, $59 Child 12 and Under - Sunday

Please add a $2.25 user fee and 6% sales tax per person

Combine Harpers Ferry Rafting with any other half day adventure and receive $20 off per person!