Group Rafting with Whitewater Challengers
The Lehigh River in Pennsylvania provides ample opportunity for a group rafting trip that will be remembered for years to come. Youth organizations, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, school trips, sports teams, company outings, church groups and other organizations visit the Lehigh River each spring, summer, and fall. Exciting rapids on the Lehigh River are great for team building experiences and to enhance appreciation of the outdoors.
Planning a one day rafting trip or a multiple day outdoor experience by combing rafting with biking, paintball, or other nearby adventures is as easy as a phone call to Whitewater Challengers.
Youth Camps and Scout Programs
The Lehigh River is a great river for youngsters down to age 5. Youth camps from NJ, NY, and PA often visit Whitewater Challengers for a one day rafting trip or for an overnight camping trip at the Lehigh River Adventure Campground.
Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts can use the rafting trip and outdoor experiences they have in the Pocono Mountains towards patches they can proudly wear on their Scout uniforms. The Lehigh River is the perfect river for a team building experiences on all group rafting trips. Scout Raft Rally programs are available to Boy Scout and Girl Scout troops on select weekends during the rafting season. These programs offer discounted rafting, night time entertainment, and a free Scout Patch.
From youth teams to pro-sports teams, whitewater rafting offers a safe yet exciting outdoor adventure.
Whitewater Challengers hosts soccer teams participating in the Whitewater Cup Classic soccer tournaments three times per year in the Wilkes Barre, PA area. Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Columbus Day weekends feature onsite camping for teams and discounted soccer rates for all teams interested in a group rafting trip. The one day format of the soccer tournament allows teams to have a fun filled adventure on the Lehigh River on their off day.
Companies looking for unique company trips and teambuilding experiences don’t have to travel any further than PA or NY. You can have Whitewater Challengers organize a team building program with a facilitator at the Lehigh River, use the recreation field for your activities, or just spend the day on the river. Whitewater rafting encourages teambuilding naturally. Raft mates must work together in order to keep the boat in the right direction and avoid pinning against rocks. Choose from three different locations: the Lehigh River in the Poconos PA, the Hudson River in the Adirondacks NY and the Black River in the Thousand Islands Region of NY. Choose which river you want to raft based on experience level and the age of your group.
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Regardless of the type of group you are organizing a trip for: consider whitewater rafting as a safe and unique experience. Youth and adults alike will enjoy a day on the river working together as a group rafting the Lehigh River in Pennsylvania. Our group sales coordinators will work with you personally to plan an outing that your employees, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, or team mates will remember for years to come.