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James River Reeling and Rafting

265 Ferry Street, Scottsville, VA 24590
+1 434-286-4386
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We had a fabulous time

Great team building exercise. We had the time of our lives. Worth the price. We did the full... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
C001
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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Always a nice time

Devlin was great today. He was knowledgeable and super friendly...just want is required in a family... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
bushmckay
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De Pere, Wisconsin
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3 weeks ago
“We had a fabulous time ”
5 weeks ago
“Always a nice time”
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265 Ferry Street, Scottsville, VA 24590
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+1 434-286-4386

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great team building exercise. We had the time of our lives. Worth the price. We did the full day rafting which is basically tubing in a raft. The river is a LAZY river. Lots of pretty sights. Good for the whole family. No chance of...More

Thank C001
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Devlin was great today. He was knowledgeable and super friendly...just want is required in a family run business. We appreciated him taking the time to make are visit memorable.

Thank bushmckay
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Living in Scottsville and very close to the James, I had watched people for years floating on the river in tubes, canoes, kayaks. Had watched bus loads of excited-faced folks during the summer months pass by headed to the river for a splashing good time....More

1  Thank skyewriter2015
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Hat's off to the staff at James River Reeling and Rafting. Each went above and beyond to make our family kayak and canoe trip on the James very enjoyable. After checking in we were provided basic safety instruction and a river map to help us...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 11 August 2016

We had planned on tubing down the James River, but the weather did not cooperate. It was overcast, misting and about 20 degrees cooler than we expected. The folks at James River Reeling and Rafting outfitted us with canoes instead of tubes and we had...More

1  Thank ydnab
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We've gone for the last several years and love it!!! They drive you on the bus and you float back to your car! What an awesome day! Remember to bring soap, shampoo and hair brush if you want to shower off after. Just a relaxing...More

Thank Sydonie D
Reviewed 28 July 2016

A very friendly staff make renting a kayak for a run down the James easy and lots of fun. You park, sign in, get in a van, are driven upriver, handed an oar and a life vest, and put in the water. You receive simple...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Had a blast with fiends tubing down the James Rivet. The Staff at James River Reeling and Rafting were very hospitable, friendly and very helpful especially Meaty who was a great help in securing our tube together and coolers. A great way to get away...More

Thank Raul C
Reviewed 11 June 2016

We did the 12.5 mile kayak paddle and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. It was our first time so it was more R&D than anything. Now that we've done it we know what to bring to enhance our experience. Will definitely be going back. River was very...More

Thank bushmckay
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Wife and I and her son and his girlfriend recently went to Scottsville on a Sunday for the 7 mile Warren to Scottsville trip. Wife and I took a canoe and the kids each had kayaks. Great float down the river with various stops along...More

1  Thank curtreich
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