Top Ten Offbeat Whitewater Rafting Trips

James River Basin, Virginia

Difficulty: Class I to IV

Season: All year

Trip Length: Half-day to one day

Sure, the Maury, which is part of James River watershed, can hit a passionate Class IV. But for the most part this is a world of easy rapids—great for beginners who are looking to build confidence. Strap a boat onto your car top and noodle around.

Published: 30 Apr 2002 | Last Updated: 15 Sep 2010
Details mentioned in this article were accurate at the time of publication


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