Ohiopyle is a friendly, small mountain town located along the Youghiogheny River and surrounded by Ohiopyle State Park, in southwestern Pennsylvania. Here at Wilderness Voyageurs we work hard to create and sustain a community outdoor enthusiasts like you! Part of fulfilling that mission is sponsoring events of various kinds, outdoor movie nights, author presentations, trip reports from adventurers etc. Stay tuned here for new events as they are added throughout the year. If you have an idea or a person who would fit in, please give us a call and let us know.
A sampling of upcoming events is found below, follow the link at the bottom of the page to the calendar of all events.
Stonycreek Rafting Dam Release TBA
Savage River Release
June 6th (Sat.), July 5th (Sun) and September 26th (Sat)
Only 3 releases for the year! Come raft the site of the 1989 World Championships.
Beer & Gear Festival June 20, 2020 The best micro-brew festival in western Pennsylvania. Sample the amazing creativity and hard work of our region’s brewers, more than 20 local breweries in attendance, and the latest outdoor gear from the likes of Immersion Research, Pyranah Kayaks, and Outdoor Research. Oh yeah, there is also some kick butt music. Join is for the 18th annual Beer & Gear.
The Upper Yough Race is a favorite annual fundraiser for the Friends of the Upper Yough. Learn more about this rad race here.
Free Kayak Roll Sessions: Every Wednesday evening all summer join our expert kayak instructors to tune up your whitewater kayaking roll. Click on any session date to see more details.
Want to increase your skills in outdoor activities? Bike maintenance, preventing paddling injuries, packing for bike tours, demo days and more are listed in our Outfitter Store Events calendar. See what’s coming up here.