Half-Day Spring Scenery Float

Potomac River in Harpers Ferry, WV

Most Beautiful Stretch of River We Know

This float has it all. Come float the historic Harper's Ferry section of the Potomac, and let us paddle YOU down the river. One of the most beautiful river and mountain vistas on the East Coast. Get a unique view of Harper's Ferry by river, and see abundant wildlife on this wild stretch of river bounded on both sides by National Park.

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Photo by Roy Sewall.

Trip Details:

Are you weekending near Harper’s Ferry? Are you looking for a relaxing way to enjoy the outdoors after weeks of being in quarantine?

Grab your family and jump in our unique 6-person raft, configured with padded swivel seats to catch breathtaking views of Spring colors in comfort. During the week we’re used to having the river to ourselves, and did we mention we’ll do the driving? See this historic river pass once described by Thomas Jefferson as “worth the trip across the Atlantic” in all its glory, dotted with countless historic relics, geologic points of interest, wildlife and blossoms.

Trip Length: 3.25 miles

Trip Duration: 2.5-4 hours depending on river flow and wind direction

Trip Difficulty: None, since we do the rowing on this one! Guests get to enjoy near constant Class I and II/III rapids. So watch your guide get to work, as many of them are technical and require maneuvering in tight quarters.

Food Options: Non-alcoholic beverages and hors d’oeuvres provided. Feel free to stock our cooler with wine or beer of your choice. Please contact us early to talk about dietary restrictions.

Trip Cost:  $375 for up to six guests

When Is This Trip Available: April – November

Minimum Age: 6 years old in raft

Number of Guests per Trip: 2-12

Trip Meeting Time: All trip times are set to accomodate guest needs, but most river trips start at 9AM or 2PM

Trip Meeting Location: Harper's Ferry Adventure Center

Activities: Paddling, birding & wildlife viewing, ecology, geology, and history education, and most of all…. relaxing and enjoying each other’s company.

Who This Trip Is For:

No experience is required if you’re on board our uniquely configured 6-person raft. Think of it as a Land Rover for the river!

Have Questions?

Feel free to get in touch, or check out our FAQ section, where we answer the most common questions about your trip.