River & Trail

Earn Badges During Girl Scout Days 2018

River & Trail is offering Special Package Rates on White Water Rafting, Kayaking, Tubing, Zip Lining, Hiking & More.

Earn Badges!

These trips can go towards earning these badges.

Thanks to those who took the challenge and climbed our rock wall at the Girl Scout Adventure Day at Fauquier County Fairgrounds!

Girl Scouts looking for whitewater rafting, kayaking, zip lining, hiking and other adventures need look no farther than their own backyard! Only one hour from Washington DC & Baltimore beltways, River & Trail Outfitters has been offering adventure sports to Girl Scouts and other youth organizations for 45 years.

Lee Baihly, founder & CEO of River & Trail, is himself an Eagle Scout with a passion for getting people outside to experience our local rivers and trails. The outdoor menu features Girl Scout Days, an opportunity for troops large and small to participate in a convenient package of learning and fun at an affordable price.

Three Great Reasons to Participate in Girl Scout Days

  1. Earn Badges!
    Complete badges or work towards completion while we do the facilitating!
    New for 2018, patches are available for those completing the activity
  2. Near Harpers Ferry.
    Activities take place near historic Harpers Ferry National Park. This is a perfect 1/2 day activity for your troop OR Go on the Harpers Ferry Ghost Tour. Voted #1 Ghost Tour in America by Trip Advisor
  3. Discount Rates & Special Perks!
    Take advantage of the discounts & perks on these dates, see packages for details.

If you can’t make our set Girl Scout Days, standard group discounts are available throughout the year.


Girl Scout Day Package #1

White Water Rafting  2018
Dates: 
Saturday October 6th
Discount Price: $57.50 (includes all taxes and fees), plus $3.25 for rafting patch
Arrive at 9:00 am for a 9:30 am departure

  • Ages 7 & Up,
  • Minimum weight: 50 lbs.
  • Includes:
    • equipment
    • certified guide in every raft
    • shuttle
  • FREE Picnic lunch on the river
    • fried chicken
    • potato or pasta salad
    • fruit and drink
    • (humus wrap option available)
  • Check-in for trip: River & Trail Outfitters
  • Optional Tent camping. Youth rate $8 at Brunswick Family Campground
  • This trip goes towards earning their Ultimate Recreation Badge”
    • completes 1 or 2 out of the 5 steps.This

Call Now! (301) 834-9950


Girl Scout Day Package #2

Kayaking 2018
Date: Saturday and Sunday September 15th & 16th
Discount Price: $69.95 (includes all taxes and fees) plus $3.25 for kayaking patch

Price is the same for two-day program or one-day
*Sunday is optional

Earn your “Senior Paddling Badge” all in one weekend or get it started with a one-day program on Saturday

Schedule Day One

  • 10am- 11:30am: On-land paddling orientation & information
    (covers equipment, types of kayaks, safety, need-to-knows)
  • 11:30am-12:30pm: Lunch
  • 1pm-3pm: Kayaking (Potomac River). Either from the Brunswick Bridge to Campground or Park & Paddle.

Overnight Camp out Saturday night (optional)

Schedule Day Two: (optional to complete the badge)
9am-12pm: Guided half day kayaking trip. 6 miles on the Potomac from Brunswick Campground to Point of Rocks.

PACKAGE DETAILS:

  • Ages 7 & Up
  • Includes
    • all equipment
    • guide(s)
    • shuttle transportation on Sunday
  • FREE Day 1 Picnic lunch by the river. fried chicken, potato salad, fruit and drink
    • (humus wrap option available)
  • Two kayak instruction sessions for the price of one!
  • Optional Tent camping. Youth rate $8 at Brunswick Family Campground
  • Check-in for trip is Brunswick Family Campground

Call Now! (301) 834-9950


Girl Scout Day Package #3

Rock Wall, Ropes, & Zip line Adventure 2018
Date: Saturday October 20th
Price: $66.15 (includes taxes and fees) plus $3.25 for rock and zip patch
Limited Availability.
Only 24 people for each time slot!

  • Two time slots: 8:30 am & 1:30 pm
  • Must wear close-toed shoes. Minimum 10 years old and 50 lbs. Maximum weight 250 lbs.
  • Includes
    • 1.5 hrs on each activity.
    • All equipment, staff for high ropes course, 840 ft zip line & rock climbing wall.
    • Troops may be divided between the ropes course & zip line/climbing wall activities and then swap.
  • FREE Snacks
  • Optional Tent camping. Youth rate $8 at Brunswick Family Campground
  • Check-in for trip at Camp Manidokan
  • This trip goes towards earning their Ultimate Recreation Badge”
    • This completes 2 out of the 5 steps.

Call Now! (301) 834-9950


Girl Scout Day Package #4

Survival Hike 
Dates: Saturdays September 8th, October 6th
Price: $25 (includes all taxes and fees) plus $3.25 for hiking patch
11:30am arrival for a 12pm start time

Call Now! (301) 834-9950


Girl Scout Day Package #5

Antietam Creek Tubing
Dates: Saturday June 16th
Price: $39 (includes all taxes and fees) plus $3.25 for a tubing patch
10:15am arrival for a 10:45am departure

  • Age: Minimum 7 yrs & 50 lbs
  • Includes:
    • tubes with a plastic bottom & most have back rests, PFDs
    • guides in canoes
    • shuttle
  • FREE Picnic lunch on the river
    • fried chicken
    • potato or pasta salad
    • fruit and drink
    • (humus wrap option available upon reservation)
  • Optional Tent camping. Youth rate $8 at Brunswick Family Campground
  • Check-in for trip: Camp Manidokan Field Site

Please feel free to contact us!
We are here for you and want to make your groups adventure one to remember!
Call Now! (301) 834-9950

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