Lower Yough Rafting

Excitement for Everyone!

Enjoy the beauty and sheer excitement of the Lower Yough River. The seven and a half miles of Class III and IV rapids will challenge and excite, but not intimidate even the novice rafter. Our highly trained and professional staff will guide you through an exciting experience that you will not soon forget.

This part of the Youghiogheny provides a great rafting experience for individuals as well as scout, youth, and school groups of any size. Plus, we can customize your tour to meet your specific needs. All tours include transportation to and from the river, all the equipment necessary for the day, and a riverside deli-style lunch.

Book your adventure on the Lower Yough today!

Option I:  Guide Escorted (no guide in your raft)

Our experienced guides escort each rafting tour with a guide-to-guest ratio determined by State Park regulations. Guides will paddle along instructing, coaching, and assisting you as you steer your way down the scenic river.
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DAY OF TRIP APRIL – OCTOBER
Monday to Friday $48.00
Saturday $72.00
Sunday $59.00

Option II:  Fully Guided (guide in your raft)

Relax with the knowledge of having a guide in your raft. This option is perfect for first time rafters, families, and youth groups. You will be part of the larger group and enjoy the camaraderie of your fellow explorers. Leave the hassles behind as your guide coaches you, every paddle stroke of the way.
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DAY OF TRIP APRIL – OCTOBER
Monday to Friday $70.00
Saturday $95.00
Sunday $82.00

Option III:  Premium  Guided (guide in your raft)

These special tours are highly personalized. You will be pampered away from the larger river tour for a one-of-a-kind expedition. With guides handpicked for their experience and congeniality, you will discover much more than just the white water. Your guide will share the history, geology, and ecology unique to this region in a fun and  entertaining manner. This tour option includes a gourmet lunch, private transportation, and special assistance on and off the river.
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DAY OF TRIP APRIL – OCTOBER
Monday to Friday $99.00
Saturday $120.00
Sunday $110.00

Option IV: Lower Express (guide in your raft)

Looking for a NEW way to experience the Lower Yough? This tour option is a shorter duration without sacrificing river mileage allowing time for more activities on shore. These tours will also be less crowded. Every raft will have a guide to coach you along the way. Shuttle bus transportation provided.
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DAY OF TRIP APRIL – OCTOBER
Monday to Friday $60.00
Saturday $80.00
Sunday $70.00

Please note that the listed prices are per person and do not include State Park fees.

TRIP FACTS
Here are a few things that you should know about this river tour.

  1. The tour is offered from April to October.
  2. The skill level of this tour is 2 on a scale of 1 to 4.
  3. River length is 7 miles.
  4. You will experience Class III and IV rapids.
  5. 12 is the minimum age of rafters on this tour.
  6. Estimated rafting time is 4 to 6 hours. This varies so please don’t hold us to it.
  7. With Options I and II, you will receive a deli-style lunch at the river’s edge. Option III upgrades your meal to a gourmet lunch.

OPTIONAL UPGRADES
See image gallery on Rafting Rentals page for descriptions of all our watercraft.

  • Single/Double Duckie $10 per person.
  • Aire Force $15 per person.
  • Shredder $15 per person.