Ohiopyle is known for the fast-flowing whitewater of the Youghiogheny River which attracts boaters of all skills and ages. Experienced outfitters offer fully-guided and guide-escorted rafting tours and will prepare you with equipment that match your experience before putting you on the water.
Sharpen your kayaking skills with an instructional program taught by experts at an Ohiopyle outfitter. They offer a program for every level of experience, so you are guaranteed to feel more confident in after your session. Once you feel comfortable, tackle the Lower Yough's Class III and IV rapids to get the adrenaline rush you're chasing.
If mountain biking is more your speed, you will find the thrill you're looking for in Ohiopyle! The state park features four downhill mountain biking trails that are well-maintained and guaranteed to give you a fun challenge.
Bring your own bike or rent one and hop on the 150-mile Great Allegheny Passage at the Ohiopyle trailhead. Pedal along the banks of the Youghiogheny River for the scenic 11-mile ride to the trail town Confluence where you can grab a bite to eat, shop and walk around town then bike back to Ohiopyle. Or you can ask your outfitter or Sunshine Luggage Shuttle to give you a lift! If you're not down for the long haul, bike as far as you want then make a U-turn back towards Ohiopyle.
Several of the Ohiopyle outfitters can teach beginners the basics of rock climbing and offer courses for advanced climbers. Rock climbing guides can show you all you need to know about the basics, from climbing knots to rappelling techniques. All the equipment you need is included in the trip! Book your rock climbing adventure today!
Stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) is a new, fun way to enjoy the water. With this sport comes more mobility and a short learning curve, but you will be paddling down the river in no time. Beginners start on the flat water and intermediate paddlers can conquer the Middle Yough's Class II rapids.