River Riders - Family Adventure Resort

Guide Assisted White Water Kayaking Reservations

This popular 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 river 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 trips offer an exciting, heart pounding experience. The Shenandoah is always a great option for beginner to intermediate paddlers.

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


This trip is generally suitable for anyone ages 10-12 years of age and up who is a confident swimmer. Inflatable kayaks accommodate one guest per craft. Maximum weight of 250 pounds for an inflatable kayak. 

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!


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

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

Combine kayaking with any other activity and receive $20 off per person!