Canoe or tube the Shenandoah River, just 2 miles from Luray Town Center.  There are several companies operating on the Shenandoah River that offer, half and full day canoe trips or tubing. This acitivty provides a look at the mountains from a diffrent prospective. Relax and unwind on the beautiful river, take a dip in the cool mountain water, or skip rocks from the banks or even some cliff jumping just below Compton Rapids, one of the highlights of the otherwise lazy river run. There are many locations to pull your canoe over on state owned land, pack a picnic lunch and soft drinks, and  dine on the banks of the river, while watching the fisherman fly fish in their hipwaders.  Enjoy all the Shenandoah region has to offer, including it's winding river.