Hudson River Condo Camping & Rafting



Any Weekend April to October, 2018

From $TBD/Person

Package Includes: 
  • Summit Townhouse at Gore Lodging Friday and Saturday Nights. Ask us about a 3rd Night Free!
  • Whitewater Rafting in the Hudson River Gorge Class III-IV
  • Professional Guides and Equipment
  • River Snack Included
  • Recreation Center with Indoor Pool and Sauna
  • All Taxes
  • Zipline, paintball or Mountain Biking at Gore Mtn. is available at an additional cost - (
1bdrm: 2ppl/$299 - 3ppl/$239 - 4ppl/$199
2bdrm: 4ppl/$249 - 5ppl/$219 - 6ppl/$199
3bdrm: 6ppl/$219 - 7ppl/$199 - 8ppl/$189
1bdrm: 2ppl/$289 - 3ppl/$229 - 4ppl/$189
2bdrm: 4ppl/$239 - 5ppl/$209 - 6ppl/$189
3bdrm: 6ppl/$209 - 7ppl/$189 - 8ppl/$179
1bdrm: 2ppl/$419 - 3ppl/$309 - 4ppl/$259
2bdrm: 4ppl/$309 - 5ppl/$269 - 6ppl/$239
3bdrm: 6ppl/$259 - 7ppl/$235 - 8ppl/$219
1bdrm: 2ppl/$409 - 3ppl/$299 - 4ppl/$249
2bdrm: 4ppl/$299 - 5ppl/$259 - 6ppl/$229
3bdrm: 6ppl/$249 - 7ppl/$225 - 8ppl/$209

- Wet suits are not included in package and are available on day of trip if required due to weather conditions.
- 3rd Night lodging free!!
- Minimum age April-May: 14
- Minimum Age June, Sept & October: 10
- Mimimum Age July-August: 8
- Earn (1) free trip for every (10) paid!

Optional Kayaking Package: (NOTE: Pre-registration is required!)

Visit the Siamese Ponds Wilderness Area by Kayak:
Guide, Equipment and Transportation to Kayaking

Optional Zip Line Adventure: $30/person
The zipline is the length of a football field with 12 different elements (w/8 bridges).

For reservations and information call Banchi Outdoor Adventures at 609-584-0005 or 800-769-9660, use our online Quote Request Form, or E-mail us at


A deposit $50 p/p is required within (10) days to confirm this reservation.  Final payment is due (30) days prior to trip.  All initial reservation deposits are non-refundable.  Written cancellation received (30) or more days prior to trip date will be eligible for refund less the initial reservation deposit, and lodging adjustment if applicable.  Written cancellation received within (30) days of the trip will maybe eligible for lodging adjustment only, no other refunds will be issued.  No show, no refund.  Use of alcohol is prohibited before or during the trip, if you are deemed unsafe to raft no refund will be issued.

Security Deposits
Each room will need to put a credit card down upon check in.  The lodging company has total discretion in charging for damage.  Banchi Outdoor Adventures has no ability to reverse a charge levied by the lodging company.  Banchi Outdoor Adventures will act on the group’s behalf to minimize any damage bills and to monitor damage charged versus damage reported at check in. Be aware, some damages are not apparent until the cleaning people have gone through the unit to clean, make beds, change linen, etc.  Upon arrival, a damage report form must be filled out for each unit.  Upon departure, it is the group leader’s responsibility to do a “walk-through” with an employee of Banchi Outdoor Adventures, or the property Management Company.

Credit Card Payments
Visa, MasterCard, and Discover are accepted.  If a participant chooses to pay their initial deposit by credit card, the cash price will apply.  If a participant chooses to pay their final trip balance, or entire trip amount on credit card, the price will be 3% higher than the cash price.  The cash price can be paid by check, personal money order or certified checks.

Hudson River Description: 

The Summit at Gore offers townhouse lodging with full kitchen, fireplace, color cable TV/DVD and washer/dryer. You will have access to the indoor heated pool and sauna.
A whitewater rafting trip through the Hudson River Gorge means western-style whitewater adventure right here in the central Adirondacks of New York! The Hudson River Gorge is rated one of the Top 10 whitewater rafting runs in America. And no wonder! This is the Hudson River as she used to be ... crystal clear, clean, alive and powerful, as her unbridled whitewater thunders alongside 500-foot granite cliffs, and through awesome rapids like Givneys' Rift, the Narrows, Little Nasty and Greyhound Bus Stopper. The Hudson River's whitewater is most powerful in the spring and fall; rafting is somewhat more moderate in mid-summer. Scheduled whitewater dam releases assure terrific rafting fun all season long.
Whitewater rafting releases from Lake Abanakee add extra water to the Hudson River even during our high adventure Spring season, making this a favorite rafting destination even for whitewater pros. Speaking of pros, our dedicated team of whitewater guides makes this a rafting trip that even first-timers can enjoy. Our rafting center is conveniently located alongside the Hudson River, on Route 28, in North River, NY, where a hearty dinner follows each day's rafting trip.
So pick a Spring date for a whitewater ride on the wild side. Or come during the Summer or Fall to explore the Hudson River Gorge at a more relaxed pace. Either way, the unparalleled blending of wilderness scenery and western-style whitewater will make this one of your favorite whitewater rafting adventures ever! Stay an extra day to explore Lake George and the Adirondacks region ... hiking, canoeing, kayak touring, or museum touring ... and enjoy a delightful evening in a nearby B&B, motel, or campground.
Travel time to the North Creek from NYC or NJ is appr. 4 to 5 hours, Whitewater Challenger rafting center is 10 minutes.

Local Attractions: 

Copperfield Inn 518-251-2500, Trappers Tavern (518) 251-0827 and Smith’s Restaurant in North Creek Village (great family food), in North Creek Village. Gore Mountain Ski Lodge & Inn 518-251-2003, on the way to Gore Mt.


Take the NY State Thruway north to Albany exit #24, pay toll ($3.65), get on the Northway I87 north to exit #23, Warrensburg, you will go north on Rt. 9, it will intersect with Rt. 28 west, take this to North Creek, about 25-30 minutes, The Summit at Gore is located on the left side appr. 1 mile past the sign for North Creek. Travel time to the North Creek from NYC or NJ is appr. 4 to 5 hours, Whitewater Challenger rafting center is 10 minutes.

What to Bring: 

Old sneakers, bathing suit or shorts, poly-proplene long underwear for under your wet suit if required. Change of clothes/shoes, eyeglass straps, suntan lotion or sun screen, cap or visor, wool hat, sweater, socks, gloves, light wind breaker (no hoods), drivers license for wet suit rental, light snacks.  You may be required to rent wet suits; you will need (1) license for up to (6) rentals.

Do not Bring: 

Alcohol/drugs, ice chest, rain suits/ponchos, bare feet, and sandals or flip flops, expensive camera or jewelry, your wallet or valuables.  And you won't need money on the river, there are no drive through McDonalds were we're going!  HAVE FUN!  If you have any questions please do not hesitate to call.

River Classifications: 

Class 1: Easy-Moving water with small riffles and waves. Course Easy to find.

Class 2: Medium-Generally unobstructed rapids and waves up to 2 feet and wide channels. Some Maneuvering may be necessary.

Class 3: Difficult-Rapids with high irregular waves. The course is not easy to recognize. May require complex maneuvering.

Class 4: Very Difficult- Long extended rapids through very turbulent water. The course requires precise maneuvering through constricted passages. Scouting from shore is frequently necessary.

Class 5: Exceedingly Difficult-Long rocky rapids through very violent water. Routes are highly congested and must be scouted from the shore.

Class 6: Limit of Navigability-Nearly impossible and cannot be attempted without risk. For teams of experts only.

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