Whitewater Kayaking Shuttle

Have your own Kayak and need a ride to the river? Harpers Ferry Adventure Center will offer you a place to park your car and a lift to the put in.

Boaters are able to hop on any of our flat-water tubing shuttles and take a ride over to Millville, WV on the Shenandoah River. Then paddle roughly 7.5 miles through the confluence past historic Harpers Ferry and end up at our private take out on the Potomac River where they will be given a lift up the hill and back to their cars.

Trip Times

Departure times may vary due to traffic and other conditions, Guests must check in no later than 30 minutes prior to last daily departure time.

April 15 – May 27
(Spring trips run dependent upon weather and water conditions)

Daily
11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM
Guests must be off the water by 3:00PM – HFAC reserves the right to charge a late fee for anyone on the river after 3:00 PM.

May 28 – Sept 5

Monday – Friday
10:00AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM, 3:00 PM
Guests must be off the water by 5:00PM – HFAC reserves the right to charge a late fee for anyone on the river after 5:00 PM.

Saturday – Sunday
9:30AM, 10:00AM, 10:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 11:30 AM, 12:00 PM, 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:00 PM, 2:30 PM, 3:00 PM, 3:30 PM, 4:00 PM.
Guests must be off the water by 6:00PM – HFAC reserves the right to charge a late fee for anyone on the river after 6:00 PM.

Holiday Hours – May 28, 29, 30; July 4th; Sept 3, 4, 5
9:30AM, 10:00AM, 10:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 11:30 AM, 12:00 PM, 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:00 PM, 2:30 PM, 3:00 PM, 3:30 PM, 4:00 PM.
Guests must be off the water by 6:00PM – HFAC reserves the right to charge a late fee for anyone on the river after 6:00 PM.

Sept 6 – Oct 31
(Fall trips run dependent upon weather and water conditions)

Thursday – Monday
11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM
Guests must be off the water by 4:00 PM – HFAC reserves the right to charge a late fee for anyone on the river after 4:00 PM.

Safety Requirements

Guests MUST be at least 18 years old to go on a non-guided tour. This is not a guided tour. Boaters using this shuttle service must be familiar with the Shenandoah River, know how to swim and have their own personal whitewater kayak. Guides can be reserved at $50 per guide.

We are not pet friendly at this time except for service animals which must have proper identification.

Check out our FAQ page for Cancellation/Refund Policy

Whitewater Kayaking Shuttle Prices

$20 per person
Guide Fee $50 per guide
Additional Fees: 6% Sales Tax, $2 Service Fee per person, DNR Fee $2 and Riverkeepers Cleanup Fee $1.

Call to book

(540) 668-9007