Husband and wife team Gabe and Sonya founded the Rivanna River Company in 2015 as Charlottesville’s first paddlesports outfitting service. They started the company to share their love of playing in the outdoors and to help connect Charlottesville with its beautiful river. They are dedicated to making adventures on the water inviting and accessible to people from all backgrounds. With many years of experience as outdoor educators and a lifetime of enthusiasm for playing on the water, they provide with friendly advice, skills instruction, and educational programs.
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