learn to kayak near Great Falls
  • Ages 8 and up
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Saturdays and Sundays June 6 – Sept. 5
  • 10 am – 2 pm
  • $495 for self-guided raft 4-6 people
  • $595 for guided raft 2-6 people
  • $195 for inflatable kayak 1-2 people

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Family Friendly Rafting and Inflatable Kayaking Trips


Looking to add a little adventure this weekend? Look no further than Calleva Outdoors and our 4 hour Family-friendly rafting and inflatable kayaking trips down the Potomac River. Experience the adventurous side of DC as we explore the Potomac River below beautiful Great Falls. Our guides will teach you the basics of how to paddle, before embarking on the river. We’ll stop along the shore to enjoy the beautiful scenery, look for rope swings, and a snack.


Participants will meet at Calleva Virginia (located on the campus of the Madeira School), we will provide a bus shuttle.

8328 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA 22102

Meet at Maderia school at 10 am
Meet trip leader, get your gear for the day, and enjoy a short hike through the woods to the Potomac River
Receive safety talk river side
Get in the raft or IK and explore the Potomac River in a unique way
Get out of the river and be transported back to your cars
Subject to River levels