Whitewater Rafting near Harpers Ferry, WV

48 Years Of Experience – It Counts!

River & Trail Outfitters has been whitewater rafting at Harpers Ferry on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers for 48 years. Only one hour from the Washington DC and Baltimore beltways, River & Trail is the area’s longest established and most experienced outfitter. Our experienced guides lead you throughout your trip, showing you the best route through the rapids while entertaining you with tales from the river. Whitewater Rafting Adventures…find the one right for you!

For assistance with booking please call 301-834-9950

Whitewater Rafting on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers at Harpers Ferry, WV (Mar 21-Nov 14)

  • Our most popular half-day river rafting trip.  Complete with a light snack*
  • Class I-III rapids are great for ages 7 to 87
  • Raft through 3 states and scenic views on historic rivers
  • Starts at $59.  Kids 12 & under receive $4 off
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This Trip Gives You More Bang For Your Buck With Light Snack included With Every Trip!
*Riverside picnic available for groups of 15 or more. Call for more info.

Or Try Whitewater Kayaking!

Inflatable Kayaks at Harpers Ferry, WV (May-Sep)

  • Great step up from our whitewater rafting trip at Harpers Ferry.
  • Recommended for summer levels
  • Single inflatable kayak or sit-on-top kayak options
  • Starts at $59. Must be at least 12 yrs old and at least 90 lbs

Not Running In 2020

Savage River Rafting Dam Release- Bloomington, MD (2020 Dates: TBD)

  • Raft the former site of the Olympic Whitewater Trials
  • Class III-IV continuous non-stop waves and drops
  • Includes tailgate picnic and two runs on the river
  • Cost is $104. Minimum age 14.

North Branch of the Potomac Dam Release- Elk Garden, WV (2020 Dates: TBD)

  • Scenic and remote rafting trip on clear blue water
  • Class II-III+ rafting with waves and rollers up to five feet high
  • Lake view light lunch and cliff jumping option
  • Cost $89/adults. Must be at least 10 yrs old
Join us for our most popular rafting trip, passing by Harpers Ferry National Historical Park through the Blue Ridge Mountains! If you’re looking for more excitement, ride the waves on our thrill kat inflatable adventures, or plan to travel to remote and beautiful Western Maryland and raft the Savage or Potomac’s North Branch during a Dam Release.