RFRR is just minutes outside downtown Elkin just off Highway 268 on the Yadkin River. We offer kayak rental, river tubes and are a Paddle Sports full service outfitter, renting canoes too.
We offer trips through Wilkes, Surry & Yadkin Counties. Shuttle service is offered for those who have their own kayaks. Call ahead or book online, because Reservations are Required.
Take time for yourself, get outdoors, connect with nature! Our goal for you is to relax, have fun, refresh your mind and body & make memories while enjoying your day with RFRR.
- 1.5-6 hour river run experiences (depending on river levels).
- Shuttle service is also be available for those with their boats.
- Each self-guided rental includes PFD (life vest).
- Paddle Sports – Kayaking, River Tubing & Canoeing are available mid April – October [weather permitting].
- Add some fun – picnic after your river run! RFRR offers rental of picnic tables and grills for your group to use.
- Groups are welcome, but must call at least 10 days in advance to make reservations to get on the calendar and to ensure can accommodate you.
- RFRR offers kayaking discounts for large groups and veterans when renting kayaks!
- Our stretch of the Yadkin River around the Elkin area is calm, offering a relaxing trip with minimal shoals, however there are a few ripples the way.
- We offer Wellness Retreats by reservation in advance for small groups.
We are also offering a small Rustic Riverside Wedding spot for a truly natural, open-air, simple wedding experience along the riverside. Paddle Sports can be an add-on to this event, for the bridesmaids and/or groomsmen in wedding party. We have had several wedding parties that have had a blast on the river!