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Advantages of Canoes v. Kayaks:
24 Advantages of Open Canoes in Whitewater

[Read More]

Potomac Needles - River Riders Put in at Bakerton, 2021

(5-8-21) Again this year BRV and CCA have arranged club members to use the River Riders' put in. [Read More]

BRV Resumes Organizing River Trips For 2021

(3-28-21) BRV has begun listing and organizing trips this year, and we have added several common sense provisions to avoid transmission of Covid-related illnesses. We expect many of our members will be vaccinated by late April, but even if you are you can still transmit the deadly virus. So let’s all be vigilant, careful, and avoid close contact on the river and when running shuttles. [Read More]

brvlogo BRV Logo and Boat/Car Stickers

The oval stickers are designed to be placed on boats or car bumpers. They replace the classic design, which depicted BRV founder Roger Corbett as an Indian voyageur against a Blue Ridge Mountain backdrop.  The art work for that design has long since disappeared and the only versions we can find are of unreproducable size/resolution. [Read more | order stickers]

BRV President-For-Life Rick Koller points out the shuttle route

Bottoms Up!
Click here to watch Court O's Whitewater Funhouse video,
featuring the misadventures of various BRVers circa 1996-2004.

More Fun!
Check out Court's more recent videos showing our intrepid gang running the Gauley River and New River Gorge (2013), and the Savage River (2014).


Ron Knipling?
Oci One Kanubi

 The Unknown BRV BUtt Boater

The legendary Ed Grove, miss the eddy he wanted to make A couple of shmucks, Jim and Lou, on Glen Miller's Shuttle out of the Cheat Canyon.