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White water fun!

Came to Richmond for a lacrosse tournament and wanted to have some fun! We found it! Our tour... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kristen M
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Great day on the James!

Maggie was an absolute delight and made sure we all had a great day out on the water. The James... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brandon H
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Riverside Outfitters serves as a hub for outdoor recreation in Richmond and the James River. From guided white water rafting, paddleboarding and tree climbing/high ropes challenges, to kayak, canoe and mountain bike rentals, Riverside Outfitters can...more
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6836 Old Westham Rd, Richmond, VA 23225-1613
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came to Richmond for a lacrosse tournament and wanted to have some fun! We found it! Our tour guides were awesome and they had great prices! Highly recommend and can’t wait to come back!!

Thank Kristen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maggie was an absolute delight and made sure we all had a great day out on the water. The James River was beautiful and I would recommend this trip for any White Water enthusiast. It is a cool setting to see downtown RVA while hitting...More

Thank Brandon H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Riverside outfitters did an amazing job keeping us safe and having a great trip down the river. The guides are so experienced and made the trip so much fun. Thx so much!

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went yesterday w/ 3 other girlfriends. We had such a great time!!! Scott gave us great instruction about the do’s and don’ts. Jason, our rafting captain was AMAZING and so much fun!! I’d definitely recommend this company to everyone who has this on their bucket...More

Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing trip rafting the James river! Andy is the best river guide. Can’t wait to do it again.

Thank Toaster1981
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went rafting and really enjoyed it. Guides were great. Everything was really organized and all we had to do was show up. Water was great.

Thank William E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time today. We did the Upper James route and it was a relaxing ride. The guide was great and knew what he was doing. Looking forward to going on the Lower James route next time.

Thank M H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I had a great time on the river. Our guide was Mike- he was great. We had some sun, some rain, the water was running high and we enjoyed it very much. It was a great first rafting trip for my 13...More

Thank C C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time in the river today! Everyone we encountered were super nice and friendly and very knowledgeable!

Thank ema1074
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So much fun! Loved The 3 tour guides. We had Berkeley she was so fun and informative . Will definitely be back.

Thank Jacqueline D
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March 14, 2017|
Response from RiversideOutfitters | Property representative |
Yes. 13 year olds can participate in the downtown section of rafting. We are about 10 minutes from downtown powhite parkway
July 25, 2015|
Response from E J | Reviewed this property |
Those questions and more are answered on their website.