The Middle Yough is the family experience in Ohiopyle. Everybody participates in the fun as you paddle your raft or inflatable kayak along the 11-mile, scenic Middle Yough and through waves and playful rapids. Nothing says togetherness like a day spent rafting down a gentle river as our professional guides help you discover the wonders of nature during this introduction to whitewater rafting. Explore Ohiopyle with White Water Adventurers, only two hours from Pittsburgh and ideal for your Laurel Highlands vacation!

Rafting Trips

Middle Yough Guided/Escorted Rafting

Price does not include park fee

Guided/Escorted tour on Middle Yough. Great for the younger adventurers!

Middle Yough Guided/Escorted Rafting

Guided/Escorted tour on Middle Yough. Great for the younger adventurers!


White Water Adventurers is located in Ohiopyle, PA alongside the Youghiogheny River and in the middle of western Pennsylvania’s best known outdoor adventure destination. At just two hours southeast of Pittsburgh, how can you resist a whitewater rafting experience? Reserving your whitewater adventure is easy. Book everyone online and pay with one credit card or have everyone book online individually. We don’t assign rafts so you can group yourselves together on arrival.

  • Chevron down This river is recommended for:
  • Recommended for children age 5+ and those looking for a scenic, relaxing experience.

  • Chevron down The Middle Yough is Class:
  • This section is Class I and II.

  • Chevron down What months does it run?
  • The Middle Yough runs from April – October. Middle Yough is dam controlled. We have plenty of water all year unlike other geographic areas.

  • Chevron down How long is the trip?
  • The Middle Yough Trip runs for 11 miles. This usually takes between three and a half and five hours.

  • Chevron down Is lunch provided?
  • Yes!  We provide a riverside snack lunch riverside. We provide wraps with turkey, ham, cheese, and lettuce. They are wrapped individually and taken on the trip.We have added an option to the reservations for a vegetarian wrap.

  • Chevron down Will there be a guide in my boat?
  • Only the guided/escorted tours have this, not the Middle Yough raft rentals.

  • Chevron down Rafting Cancellation Policy
  • Please note that when you make a reservation, we forfeit the right to sell your spaces to others. A refund or reschedule may only be made if we are notified at least two weeks (14 days) prior to your trip date. Cancellation or reschedules before 14 days prior will be charged 10$ of total fee due (not of the total being cancelled).

    Reservation made or paid less than 14 days prior to trip date are non-refundable, once payment is received.

    We regret that we cannot make exceptions for personal emergencies, late arrivals or inclement weather. You are allowed to find replacements for yourself and/or group. Please consider short-term low-cost trip insurance which will protect you if you need to cancel due to medical illness or emergency.