Summer Rafting

Summer Rafting on Pennsylvania’s Lehigh River!

Our Summer Rafting trip is available most days April thru October. Start rafting in Jim Thorpe, Pa by the historical train station and take out in Bowmanstown. It is 8 miles long with a dozen small rapids including Bear Trap and Great Gorge.

Our Summer Rafting trip is perfect for families and friends who want to enjoy a laid back day on the water. Have fun in the sun as you paddle, swim and splash your way down the warm waters of the Lehigh River. This trip is terrific for children as young as 4 years old. Make your reservation today!

Trip Prices*


Adult: $57.95
Child (ages 4 – 14): $47.95
Adult Groups (15+): $52.95
Youth Groups (15+): $42.95

Weekends and Holidays Memorial Day thru Labor Day…

Adult: $65.95
Child (ages 4 – 14): $61.95
Adult Groups (15+): $62.95
Youth Groups (15+): $56.95

*All trip rates subject to a $3.00 per person River Access Fee.

Trip Specs

Difficulty: Class 1 and Mild Class 2
Length: 3 – 4 hours on the River  /  4 – 5 hours Total
Distance: 5 or 8 miles, dependent on water level
Schedule: Daily April – October, dependent on water flow and availability
Minimum Age: 4 years old
Lunch: A pre-ordered box lunch is available ($9.95 +tax) from our very own Red Rock Cafe

Be prepared. Dress appropriately and wear sturdy footwear that attaches to your feet (No flip flops, slides or bare feet).  Non aerosol Sun Block is highly recommended. Your trip will stop for a lunch break, it is very important that you bring something to eat and enough to drink or pre order from our Red Rock Café.

No Drugs or Alcohol of any kind are permitted before or during your Rafting Trip.

Adult Life Jacket accommodate individuals with a 30-52 inch chest & weigh more than 90 lb *Child Life Jackets accommodate individuals with a 26-29 inch chest & weigh 50-90 lb *Youth Life Jackets accommodate individuals that weigh 30-50 lb

Rental Gear*

Full Wetsuit: $12 (+tax)
Half-suit: $6 (+tax)
Farmer John: $6 (+tax)
Paddling Jacket: $4 (+tax)
Mitts: $3 (+tax)
Boots: $5 (+tax)

All rental fees are subject to 6% state sales tax.