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Based on the James River, we offer whitewater kayak instruction for all levels of paddlers. Whether it is your first time in a boat or if you want to paddle a multi-day trip overseas, we offer programs at every step of the way. We also offer...more
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
1320 School St, James River Park, Richmond, VA 23220-1714
We highly enjoyed our trip! Our team leader, Wolfe did an excellent job! Funny, easy going. There were several other couples that went out on the water with us today. Everyone seemed to enjoy themselves. Definitely worth the money! This adventure helped make our 6th...More
This was a great way to see another angle of Richmond. Lots of nature combined with a city skyline. The guide was very friendly and capable. The rapids were fun but not too intimidating. Highly recommend the trip.
Jamie and Dave were excellent guides and made for a really nice afternoon out. Equipment was top quality and there were nice touches like a link to photos provided of a few different points on the trip, snacks and a rope swing on an island...More
The first time, long overdue, I've taken my kids rafting, and this was perfect for it. The James is so beautiful, and going through Richmond from the River gave us views we'd never seen before. The guides were outstanding and informative, and though the water...More
RVA Paddlesports was the perfect outfitter to use for a morning adventure on the Lower James River. Our guide, Dave Swager, was an awesome leader. He kept it fun, but safe, and gave us great information about the history of the city of Richmond and...More
RVA Paddlesports is the real deal. My friends and I went out with Kevin and the crew today (2pm tour) and had such an amazing time! We couldn’t have asked for better weather, rafting conditions, or tour guides. The guides were totally awesome, especially Kevin....More
My family went on the rafting trip of the lower james river. The water level was absolutely perfect and the view was amazing. Patrick our guide was super friendly and experienced. It was an extremely fun rafting trip. My whole family loved it and had...More
Had a spontaneous thought to go Whitewater rafting and did a bit of research. Most local guides have a minimum age where here it was a weight minimum. Took my 8, and 11 yo rafting on the lower James. Kevin our guide was knowledgeable and...More
White water rafting is not only the experience of being on the water but what makes an awesome trip is the guide. Kevin was our guide during this adventure and he was AWESOME; witty, funny and blended with our group perfectly. What I enjoyed about...More