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River City Adventures

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
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  • Terrible6%
2 Aug 2018
“Awesome trip”
21 Aug 2017
“A shot of adrenaline ”
About
River City Adventures, LLC is a family owned and operated whitewater rafting, kayaking, and whitewater tubing company located in historic Richmond, VA. We offer outdoor family friendly activities for adults and children ages 7 and up.
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Hours Today: 8:30 am - 6:30 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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711 Hospital St, Suite 2A, Richmond, VA 23219-1236
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+1 804-233-4000
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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

A first class company! Our guides, Aaron & Patrick were great- fun and professional. Went with my teenage daughter (her first rafting trip) & had a blast! Also want to thank Travis for making a last minute booking so easy. You guys are great- will...More

Thank Juliana B
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Touring the Historic cities of Savannah, Charleston and Richmond is fun but we all need some excitement! We had a fantastic family white water rafting experience (parents x2, kids: 17, 15, 10) arranged by Travis but lead by Elizabeth and Chase. They are both cool...More

1  Thank SEL_DAN
Management response:Responded 30 August 2017

Thank you so much for painting such a positive and detailed description of your experience with us on the James River. We love getting the kids out there and showing families how great the James River can be. Please come and see us again the...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My brother and I had a great on the James with River City Adventures. Thanks Travis and Chase for showing us a great time! If you have any previous river experience I would suggest trying the ducky adventure. Our guide Chase led the way and...More

2  Thank Cliff W
Management response:Responded 30 August 2017

Hi Cliff, Thanks so much for your kind words and we are happy that you enjoyed yourself on the Ducky Adventure! We hope to see you again the next time you're in Richmond. Please be sure to call us and we will work something out...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017

This was N awesome excursion and would recommend that everyone try it once. Fun activity that is led b experienced and very friendly guides. Everyone here was friendly and had an incredible desire to make sure that your trip was one in a million. The...More

1  Thank Mike J
Management response:Responded 30 August 2017

I couldn't agree with you more....spending the day on the James is awesome! 😁 Thank you so much for taking the time to review your trip with us. We hope we see you out there again soon!

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

This was our second time rafting with River City. They are a great group focused on safety and fun. Perfect outing to enjoy the water and learn a little about the city for both locals and visitors.More

1  Thank P1029HBelizabethb
Management response:Responded 30 August 2017

I'm thrilled to hear that you came back to see us again! I hope you have tried a variety of adventures but if not definitely contact us so we can discuss how to show you a great time in perhaps a different way if you'd...More

Reviewed 14 July 2016

Went there the other day for the first time. The whole staff crew seems to be really organized and strives to please the customers, which they did! We went on tour with about 13-15 other people, with 3 guides (1 per raft) River City Adventures...More

2  Thank Andy V
Reviewed 6 July 2016

As a visitor to the fine city of Richmond, I couldn’t have experienced the city through a better medium. My gracious hosts led me to an industrial lot on the edge of downtown, but I wasn’t scared (if only because they had been before…). From...More

1  Thank Evan B
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband had an reservation for July 1 and got stock into an horrible traffic jam because of a fatal accident ant i64. We call them and let them know about it and they said that there's nothing they could do that if...More

2  Thank Fmol1
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Very well organized trip. Staff got us checked in and on the water quickly. Equipment was in very good shape and guides provided good info along the river about Richmond and it's history. Both kids (15 and 11) had a great time and enjoyed themselves...More

Thank Patrice W
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Went with my husband and two daughters (ages 12 & 15). My youngest was nervous but our guide, Anne Katherine, was wonderful about setting her at ease. Fantastic knowledge of the James River and historical facts of the city as we went down the river....More

Thank Jennifer C
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