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River & Trail Outfitters

604 Valley Rd, Knoxville, MD 21758-1332
+1 301-834-9950
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Top notch service!

We had a wonderful experience with River and Trail, floating down the Potomac in a canoe, enjoying... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Silver Spring, Maryland
Maury, Jen and Randy were excellent guides, on and off the river

A 6 mile trip down the Shenendoah, lead by our guides. Maury was funny and made wrangling the... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Chris S
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River and Trail Outfitters of Knoxville, Maryland has been family owned and operated since 1972. River and Trail offers guided and unguided white water and mellow water rafting, tubing, kayaking, canoeing trips as well as biking hiking, climbing and cross-country skiing in the historic and scenic Harpers Ferry, WV area. We also sell new and used canoes, kayaks and paddling accessories located in our shop. Check out our website for details on our various trips, ranging from our Paddle N Wine Tour to our Team Building
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  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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604 Valley Rd, Knoxville, MD 21758-1332
+1 301-834-9950

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

We had a wonderful experience with River and Trail, floating down the Potomac in a canoe, enjoying the beautiful landscape, and fully satisfied with the excellent service that John and his wife Tasha provided us. My wife, 7 y/o daughter and I had a great...More

Thank TCK73
Reviewed 10 October 2017

A 6 mile trip down the Shenendoah, lead by our guides. Maury was funny and made wrangling the guests look easy, Jen filled us in on (delicious) Paw Paw fruits. The chicken dinner afterwards was crunchy and hit the spot. I'd definitely seek them out...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The great.... This place is pretty cool....laid back but they explain the rules and try to teach you about rafting so you aren't just a spectator. Equipment seems nice...if you listen to your guide it seems you have more fun and get to do more....More

Thank Formerdcres
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Took a group of 13 year olds white water tubing and sit on top kayaking with River & Trail last week and it was a great experience! During tubing Maury did a great job leading our trip and Cody assisted a lot of us down...More

Thank Curlywurly365
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Major let down! River and trail is supposed to drop their clients up river and allow them to float down. At which time pick them up down river. They ruined our trip by not picking 21 of us up. We stood around cold and wet...More

1  Thank richard0822
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Fun trip, excellent guides! Knowledgable of the river and local history and of course very friendly!

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Our experience with River & Trail Outfitters was great. The staff is so kind, welcoming, and accommodating; you could tell they truly wanted us to have the best experience as possible. We did the Shenandoah River Float, which was exactly what we were looking for....More

Thank vrobert132
Reviewed 7 September 2017

"Guide" is a huge understatement to describe Morey. Overjoyed to have had his time on the rivers. Heron, Bald Eagle, class three Shenandoah rapids, oh my!

Thank Paul I
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I did both the "Mellow Tubing" and the "Whitewater Rafting" trips today and we ABSOLUTELY LOVED IT! 😁 Starting the day with the tubing and, as we arrived, we were unsure what to expect. The staff were slightly haphazard in their approach...More

Thank Alex_Kendal
RiverTrailManager, Guest Relations Manager at River & Trail Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Thank you for spending time with us on the river... and thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed 27 August 2017

We had another great rafting trip on the Shenandoah/Potomac river at Harpers Ferry with River & Trail Outfitters. I have been taking my family rafting with River & Trail Outfitters every summer for the past few summers, and its always a safe fun time! Our...More

Thank Brendan C
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Questions & Answers
8 May 2017|
Response from jgonano | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Typically yes. However it is dependant on their weight (min 50 lbs) and water levels. Feel free to call us for more information. 301.834.9950
2 July 2016|
Response from RiverTrailManager | Property representative |
Hi Julie, Glad you are interested in coming, we look forward to seeing you! A head mount would be ideal, and a wrist strap would also be encouraged. Some of our helmets are equipped with GoPro mounts. Give us a call at... More
Carol F
29 July 2015|
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Response from zackcor | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is very calm waters. This 66 year old may need a little help getting in and out of the tube but other than that, very relaxing and enjoyably