Experience this one of a kind, classic run of urban whitewater consisting of class II-IV rapids! Take a trip down the historic fall line today!
Choose Your Guided Outdoor Adventure
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 you want to paddle a multi-day trip overseas, we offer programs at every step of the way. We also offer whitewater rafting trips on the James in the heart of Richmond, Virginia.
Featured Rafting & Kayaking Outdoor Adventures
Join our 2024 Spring Raft Guide Training Class and learn what it takes to become a professional guide! Learn valuable river navigation skills while obtaining Swift Water Rescue & CPR Certifications. Employment opportunities available for those with or without prior experience.
If you are looking for a more mellow ride, the upper offers beginner friendly Class I-II rapids while also providing the experience of being immersed in the James River’s natural scenery.
Join us as we offer a variety of paddling experiences appropriate for all ages and skill levels, to increase diversity in the sport, and to promote inclusivity in the paddlesports community here in Richmond.
Come join us for one or more days of adventure school in the James River Park System. These afternoon adventures include flatwater paddling, climbing, and whitewater rafting!
Relax in the hot winter sunshine on giant beaches, swim in warm clean water, traipese through the tropical jungle to spot toucans and jaguar tracks, shreik from the dinosaur-like gaspy roars of howler monkeys, visit two major Mayan arqueological sites, and paddle through a some exciting whitewater in the canyon.
Private Kayak Tours can range from flatwater to whitewater kayaking. All skill levels are welcome and we are able to adapt each session to your particular understanding of the sport.