2 miles, ~3 hours
The Guided Beginner Rapids to Downtown Cuyahoga Falls is great for those with some experience! *Water levels will depend on skills required!
We will pick you up under the Portage Trail bridge and then take you up river to Waterworks Park to enjoy your adventure down the river through the Class II rapids and end back at the River Front .
We will guide you down the Cuyahoga River from Waterworks Park through the Bailey Road rapids, the rapids behind the car dealerships and finally the rapids past Burntwood Tavern. We will take out just past the Portage Trail Bridge.
Where to meet
Find us at Water Works Park by the boat launch!
Once you turn into the park entrance go past the aquatic center until you come to the STOP sign. Turn LEFT towards the boat launch and park.
What to Bring
Be prepared to potentially get wet! This includes your cell phones and belongings! Water shoes/old tennis shoes are HIGHLY recommended, flip-flops are NOT! A change of clothes is also advised.
Bring your signed rental agreement & waiver already filled out to save time at check-in! Youth under 18 MUST have a parent or guardian signature.
Anything you take with you on the water is subject to get wet! Be prepared and rent or buy a cell phone dry bag!
**Note: Please arrive 15-30 minutes prior to trip start time to check in as we depart as close to trip time as possible. All rentals are expected to be returned within average paddling times for each trip.
For more info, please see our FAQ page.