Duration: Approx. 7 hrs

Location: Round trip transportation service provided from your pre-selected local location.

Kayaking + Brewery


Up to 14 guests

Contact us with questions. If the tour is paid via credit card a service fee of 3% will be added. Tour may be canceled with 48 hours notice due to an unsafe weather forecast.

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Showing off the unspoiled James River and a delicious nearby local craft brewery - how fun!

  • Private group adventure - available May - Oct.
  • Craft Brewery visit after kayaking - a flight or pint is included.
  • Kayak, paddle, life-vest, and water proof bag are provided.
  • Ideal for guests with some experience. Guests must be able to swim.
  • Orientation and river safety instruction provided.
  • Water & light snacks on the bus. Bring your own food.

Round trip transportation from two local Roanoke locations.

For guests 21 and over only.

Sorry, this tour can NOT accommodate guests with mobility disabilities or wheelchairs.

Duration is approx. 7 hours.

Due to weather we may reschedule the tour.

Great for special occasions, company staff putting or friends & family.

Group pricing listed is for up to 14 guests. Contact us if your group is more than 14.

What to Expect

Let us take you on a kayak adventure along the scenic and unspoiled historic James River.  In partnership with Twin River Outfitters, you’ll enjoy an exciting 6-mile section of the James that includes numerous Class I & II rapids. Roa Craft Beer Tours Logo

A single person kayak and all needed equipment and orientation are provided by Twin River Outfitters staff.  Some paddle experience is suggested and guests must be able to swim.

Afterward, we’ll enjoy one of our nearby local breweries.  A flight or a pint is included!

About Twin River Outfitters & the James River.

Twin River Outfitters is a paddle sports haven on the banks of the James in Buchanan, VA. Twin River Outfitters is the oldest and most experienced outfitter operating on the Upper James River and have been safely running paddle trips since 1978.

The majestic James River is not only a part of U.S. history but today it is one of the more accessible and unspoiled rivers in the eastern U.S.   Paddle sports enthusiasts from across the country make their way here for 60+ miles of continuous paddling adventure. Find out more about the Upper James River Water Trail.

Ready To Join Us?

Call (540) 309-1781 or click “BOOK NOW” to purchase tickets.

Questions?  Call or email us directly – (540) 309-1781 or email info@TourRoanoke.com

Have a Group?  A Special Occasion?

Schedule a private tour for your group of up to 14 persons.  We can customize your tour to make it a memorable day.  A great adventure for wedding parties, birthdays, company functions and other groups. Click PRIVATE TOURS for pricing and more information.



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Where to Meet

Pick up & drop off service provided from your pre-selected local location. Enjoy round trip transportation on our bus!

Meeting Location

Twin River Outfitters
Lowe Street, Buchanan, VA, United States

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