Welcome to  Harpers Ferry Adventure Center

Come play where adventures abound: white water rafting, water tubing, zip line tours, kayaking, canoeing, team building, fishing, hiking, camping, Fall Festival, events, off-road segway tours and more!


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Harpers Ferry Adventure Center, formerly BTI Whitewater / Butts Tubes, is located at the northern tip of Loudoun County, Virginia, near Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. We offer a wide range of exciting and affordable outdoor adventures including: whitewater rafting, water tubing, zip line tours, kayaking, canoeing, team building, fishing, hiking, camping, off-road segway tours and more! You can spend the entire day or multiple days having fun on both the Shenandoah River and Potomac River, in the beautiful tri-state area of Maryland, Virginia, and West Virginia.
Only one hour from Washington DC, NOVA, and Baltimore!

Why choose Harpers Ferry Adventure Center?

  • We offer the most inclusive vacation packages and can build custom adventure packages for adult and youth groups, reunions, and corporate outings.
  • We are your one-stop-spot for outdoor adventure, family vacations, summer fun, events, live music, BBQ and picnics, gorgeous sunset views, wedding ceremonies & receptions and so much more!
  • We have mild to wild activity options; something suitable for all ages and levels of experience.
  • We are family-owned & operated and have been offering fun and affordable trips on the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers since 1992.
  • Detailed, helpful and courteous office staff always eager to help you with any questions or to assist in booking your adventure.
  • Knowledgeable and experienced certified guides, educated in the industry and with historical information to make your adventure the memory of a lifetime.
  • We believe river trips should be fun and exciting without bearing a heavy price tag.
  • We pride ourselves on maintaining an exceptional reputation for express service for river trips due to our prime location 1/4 mile from the river!
  • We are the only outfitter that offers a private take-out area for white water trips.

Thanks to all our past, present & future patrons for your continued support throughout our mountaintop construction project.  We strive to provide our guests with the best Adventure Center we possibly can & look forward to your next visit!

Any person participating in an activity with Harpers Ferry Adventure Center must complete a Liability Waiver.


Featured Trips for the Season – When booking online, use Promo Code 10OFF for a 10% “Off-Season” discount!

Flat Water Scenic Canoeing Overnight

Zipline Tour

Experience the best views in the area! Bundle up for a Zip Line Tour! Pricing - Mon-Fri: Sat: Sun: Learn More

Flat Water Scenic Canoeing Overnight

White Water Rafting

Experience the thrills and spills.. ..of Wild and Wonderful West Virginia! Explore Class I-III rapids on the this 7 mile stretch of the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers. We rent wetsuits and splash tops for the cooler months. Pricing - Mon-Fri: 4 Sat: 9 Sun: 4 Learn More

Flat Water Scenic Canoeing Overnight

Off Road Segway Tours

Explore the Wilderness from a Segway Today! If you love adventure and the outdoors, our Guided Harpers Ferry Adventure Center Segway Off Road Tours are just what you need! Pricing - Mon-Fri: Sat: Sun: Learn More