Whitewater Challengers

A thrilling adventure down 15 miles of rapids.

Speed down the Hudson River in a Whitewater adventure. Photo from WhitewaterChallengers

15 miles of action over dozens of roiling rapids. A thrilling whitewater adventure on the Hudson River starts at Whitewater Challengers. Depending on conditions, you can spend over six hours taking on world-class whitewater. For the greatest of adrenaline junkies, visit in the Spring when extra water from Lake Abanakee ramps up the speed of the Hudson. If one day is not enough, it is possible to camp alongside the river and enjoy the Adirondack night sky on a two-day whitewater voyage into the wilderness.

Take Amtrak to Whitewater Challengers

Fly down rapids from New York via Amtrak to Ticonderoga Station. Use the New York By Rail 15% discount

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