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Somerset county, Pennsylvania whitewater outfitter

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The beautiful scenery of Somerset County and the water flowing gracefully down Riversports are reasons enough to come here and paddle. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way there are lots of good rivers for that around here. Getting some good exercise and a chance to spend some time outdoors are great reasons to
    come. If you're coming from Somerset it's not a long drive at all to the put-in location. Not too many hotels nearby, you'll have to drive a bit to get to one, but you'd better reserve in advance because these hotels fill
up quick. Whitewater rafting and kayaking in this state is often easier than elsewhere, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that many of the sections in this state are safe for beginners.

Briefly about the general area:
You'll meet a lot of people from Confluence here; you need to take a look at Horseshoe Bend if you're here. Take a hike on the Great Gorge Trail, and a day on the slopes of Seven Springs is just what you
need. This river has it all. At Riversports during the summer months highs are in the 80's while night lows are regularly in the 60's. High temperatures during the wintertime are normally in the 30's, and nighttime lows through the wintertime for Riversports tend to be in the 10's. Riversports is a wet place that gets a good deal of rainfall. The month of July is the wettest with most of the rain while February is ordinarily the driest month.

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Riversports.
 Whitewater Near Riversports:
Youghiogheny River, Fayette County, 0 miles away
      Class II - 10.4 miles long (Confluence to Ohiopyle)
Drake Run, Somerset County, 2 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 2 miles long (Draketown to Youghiogheny River)
Whites Creek, Somerset County, 3 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Listonburg to Casselman River)
Mill Run, Garrett County, 6 miles away
      Class III-IV+ - 8 miles long (Pigs Ear Road to Yough River Lake)
Bear Creek, Garrett County, 8 miles away
      Class IV - 7 miles long (US 219 to Youghiogheny River at Friendsville)
Whitewater Outfitter - Precision Rafting Expeditions, Garrett County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Beaver Creek, Fayette County, 8 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4 miles long (LR 26023 to confluence with Meadow Run)
Whitewater Outfitter - Wilderness Voyageurs - Outfitters, Fayette County, 10 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Youghiogheny River, Fayette County, 10 miles away
      Class IV - 0.25 miles long (Ohiopyle Falls)
Youghiogheny River, Fayette County, 10 miles away
      Class III - 7.4 miles long (Ohiopyle to Bruner Run)
 Ski Areas Near Riversports:
Seven Springs, Pennsylvania , 12 miles away, 754 foot drop, 15 lifts, 31 runs
Wisp, Maryland , 13 miles away, 700 foot drop, 12 lifts, 32 runs
Hidden Valley, Pennsylvania , 15 miles away, 610 foot drop, 9 lifts, 27 runs
The Springs at Laurel Mountain, Pennsylvania , 23 miles away, 940 foot drop, 5 lifts, 21 runs
Timberline, West Virginia , 41 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 4 lifts, 37 runs
Canaan Valley, West Virginia , 43 miles away, 850 foot drop, 4 lifts, 34 runs
Boyce Park, Pennsylvania , 44 miles away, 180 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
Blue Knob, Pennsylvania , 62 miles away, 1072 foot drop, 7 lifts, 34 runs
Bryce Resort, Virginia , 67 miles away, 500 foot drop, 5 lifts, 8 runs
Snowshoe, West Virginia , 85 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 14 lifts, 57 runs
 Marinas Near Riversports:
Yough Lake Marina, Addison , 4 miles away
Deep Creek Marina, Mc Henry , 14 miles away
 Hotels Near Riversports:
Quality Inn Deep Creek Lake, McHenry , 13 miles away
Wisp Resort, McHenry , 14 miles away
Log Cabin Lodge And Suites, Jones Mills , 15 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites DONEGAL, Donegal , 16 miles away
Days Inn Donegal, Donegal , 16 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Riversports:
Tub Run, Markleysburg, 3 miles away
Mill Run Recreation Area, Friendsville, 5 miles away
Camp Sunrise Mountain, Friendsville, 9 miles away
 Trails Near Riversports:
Great Gorge Trail, Fayette , 10 miles away
 Public Lands Near Riversports:
Blackwater Falls State Park, West Virginia , 38 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Riversports:
King's Mountain Golf Course, Rockwood , 8 miles away
Middlecreek Golf Course, Rockwood , 12 miles away
Donegal Highlands Golf Course, Donegal , 16 miles away
 Lakes Near Riversports
Cranberry Glade Lake, Somerset , 5 miles away
Lake Louise, Garrett , 12 miles away
Lake Heritage, Adams , 16 miles away

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