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Whitewater Rafting on the Lehigh River in the Poconos, PA

Located in northeastern Pennsylvania near the Guided white water rafting in PA on the Lehigh RiverPocono Mountains, the Lehigh River is a great place to embark on a whitewater rafting adventure. From relaxing, family friendly whitewater rafting down miles of easy Class I and II rapids to more challenging adventures like our Whitewater Marathon, you’ll find it all at Whitewater Challengers on the Lehigh River.

Flowing through valleys between the Pocono and Appalachian Mountains, the Lehigh river features several sections of rapids, making it the perfect place for recreational outdoor activities like whitewater rafting. Natural rapids are further enhanced on dam release days, when extra water intensifies the rapids, providing an even more exciting rafting experience.

With Class I, II, III and III+ rapids available, the Lehigh River is ideal for any and all rafters, from beginners to seasoned experts. Lehigh River whitewater rafting trips in Pennsylvania with Whitewater Challengers are available during the spring, summer and fall. With our talented river guides, adrenaline-pumping rapids and the chance to explore one of the premier whitewater rivers in the Northeast, you’re sure to have a great time no matter when you choose to go!

2016 Lehigh River Whitewater Rafting Schedule

We raft seven days a week, April to October.

2016 Lehigh River Dam Release Dates:

May 14, 21, 28-29
June 11-12, 25-26
July 9-10, 23-24, 30-31
August 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 27-28
September 3-4
October 8-9

Dam releases make for some of our most exciting and popular trips. Extra water from the dam means a terrific day of rafting with family and friends.


Our Premier Whitewater Trip (Ages 9+)

This is our most popular whitewater rafting trip, featuring the best whitewater the Lehigh River has to offer. It’s our favorite “don’t-miss” adventure. On dam release days, extra water makes the rapids even better. Other days, Mother Nature determines the water level. Either way, it’s a spectacular day out on one of Pennsylvania’s premier, wild and scenic rivers!

2016 Premier Trip Availability:

April and May: Daily
June 1-12, plus June 25-26
July 9-10, 23-24, 30-31
August 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 27-28
September 3-4, 17-30
October 1-16

2016 Premier Trip Rates:

$59.95 – Individuals
$55.95* – Groups/20+ (See group benefits)
$32.95* – Youth groups/20+, midweek

Book Your Reservation Now!

Approximate Duration: 3-4 hours on the river; 5-6 hours overall. Times and rapids can vary based on weather and water conditions.
*Group discounts are not applicable on dam release Saturdays in July and August.
Prices subject to 6% taxes and fees, and $2 per person insurance charge.


Family-Style Whitewater (Ages 5+)

Here’s the perfect trip for the whole family! Enjoy miles of easier Class I and II whitewater, with an occasional touch of Class III action. Family-Style white water rafting in Pennsylvania doesn’t get better than this! You’ll enjoy real rapids, real adventure – but also some calmer spots along the way that are popular for a cool, refreshing, summertime swim. You’ll laugh. You’ll scream. And you’ll soak yourself silly! Better than a day at the beach, this Lehigh River whitewater trip is ideal for youth groups, Boy Scout and Girl Scouts, school groups, beginners and families with children as young as 5. Enjoy a complimentary river lunch, Monday through Friday.

2016 Family-Style Trip Availability:

Daily: May through October

2016 Family-Style Trip Rates:

Weekends:

$49.95 – Individuals
$39.95 – Groups/20+ (See group benefits)

Weekend Family Style Whitewater Rafting on the Lehigh River Online Booking
Weekdays:

$39.95 – Adult
$29.95 – Youth (ages 5-14)
$35.95 – Adult groups/20+ (See group benefits)
$32.95 – Youth groups/20+ (See group benefits)

Weekday Family Style Whitewater Rafting on the Lehigh River Online Booking
Approximate Duration: 2 to 3-1/2 hours on the river; 5-6 hours overall. Times and rapids can vary based on weather and water conditions.
Prices subject to 6% taxes and fees, and $2 per person insurance charge.


Lehigh River Whitewater Marathon (Ages 12+)

Want the ultimate challenge? Try our Lehigh River Marathon Trip, available on dam release Sundays, June through September. This is the longest one‑day white water rafting trip in Pennsylvania (and the East coast), with 25 miles of incredible scenery and dozens of exciting rapids. A dawn‑to‑dusk thriller! Previous whitewater experience (and a very hearty breakfast) are recommended. Be absolutely certain that everyone in your party is in good shape, well rested, well‑fed, and up to the challenge. And don’t forget to purchase and wear with pride, an “I survived the Lehigh Marathon” T‑shirt!

Approximate Duration: 6-8 hours on the river, 8-9 total hours of your day. Times and rapids can vary based on weather and water conditions.

Call 800-443-8554 to reserve your marathon rafting trip!


Whitewater Challengers Adventure Packages

While you are visiting Pennsylvania for a whitewater rafting trip…combine two or more of our adventure outings by choosing one of our popular one- or two-day packages:

Paddles and Pedals Overnight Adventure Package at the Lehigh River including rafting, biking, and camping. Paddles and Pellets Overnight Adventure Package at the Lehigh River including rafting, paintball, and camping. Pedals and Pellets one day adventure getaway in the Pocono Mountain Region of PA including biking, paintball, and lunch.

 


Cancellation Policy: You can receive a full refund if you cancel at least 15 days in advance; 50% refund if you cancel 7 to 14 days in advance. No refunds can be made for cancellation less than 7 days ahead, or for no-shows or late arrivals.








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