Lower Yough

Lower Yough Rafting:  What is this river really about? I have rafted a bunch of rivers over the last 3 decades, in the southeast mostly, but some in Maine, Colorado, Chile, and Costa Rica. I had never experienced the Youghiogheny River (Yough - pronounced yawk, for...

Our experience was great. Due to BSA regulations, we are required to have in boat guides. Those guides were well worth the extra cost. They were excellent. They knew the river and how to control the boat as well as the crew. We did the...

Ohiopyle's Natural Water Slide: Meadow Run We're so spoiled by all the wonderful outdoor play opportunities that surround us here in Ohiopyle, we sometimes forget to tout some of the more unusual offerings. That is until someone asks us about natural water slides! This is our favorite...

My son and I had the pleasure of participating in the lower Yough in late May. The staff from arrival to completion were friendly and eager to assist with every aspect of our visit. The orientation session prior to embarking was educational, informative and entertaining...

The Lower Yough is live enough so that your experienced river rafters will have plenty of fun, but tame enough that even if your raft flips, it's just an unexpected but fun diversion. What makes it work is the crew of guides from Wilderness Voyageurs...

We did the opening weekend trip this year. Lower Yough was huge. Food Saturday night was not as good as in prior years (bring back burritos!). Sunday on the Cheat was amazing. Sherpa was a a fantastic guide. He (and the high water) made Coliseum...

Yee-ha Ohiopyle is Emerging from Winter Ohiopyle sits between Laurel Ridge and Chestnut Ridge of the Appalachians, which means early spring shadows are long. Around here one of the first indicators that ol' man winter is in the rearview mirror is that the Trillium are in...

Myself and my family went on a wonderful trip on the lower youghiogheny. Brian our river guide was knowledgable as well as amusing. A great time was had by all! Highly recommend this guide and company. Rating: Excellent ***** Suzanne Cripe Aliquippa, Pa   Suzanne visited us in April of...

Such a great experience with many memories! Can't wait for future trips! From the camping to the rafting on Lower Yough & Cheat Canyon to the intense bus ride, it was awesome! Our guide Eric made the trip. Recommend him any day. Rating: Excellent ***** Alex Aebischer Poland,...