Our Adventures

Hiking & Camping

Expeditions throughout the Shenandoah Valley and beyond.

Annual Cookout

Live music, veteran resources, catered food and lawn games. Fun for the whole family!

5K Walk & Run Events

Support our mission and win awesome prizes!

Bass Fishing

Tournament on the Shenandoah River and other locations with food and prizes to follow.

River Adventures

Spend the day on the river kayaking, paddleboarding, fishing and floating.

Charter Fishing

Join us for a long weekend of fishing and fun in areas like Delaware, Virginia Beach and Florida.

Skydiving Adventures

Our highest rated adventure! A 3-day weekend of skydiving, camping, live music and delicious food.

Skiing & Snowboarding

Winter sports on the area’s best slopes. Adaptive programs available.

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Our events are only open to active-duty service members and veterans who have deployed to a combat zone during combat operations whether out at sea, in support, or on the front lines. We ask for proof of combat service through deployment orders or DD214.

Yes, every contribution directly funds our mission. Financial statements are available upon written request from the Office of Charitable and Regulatory Programs, PO Box 1163, Richmond, VA 23218. EIN: 81-5376130

No, our events are private and all participants must pre-register.

Yes, families are welcome to attend events based on the adventure. Our family friendly events include our annual cookout, our bass fishing tournament, charter fishing trips, and our skydiving event.

Heroes on the River will continue to serve the combat veterans in our community and region, and we look forward to growing and expanding our adventures to veterans across the country.

We are in the early stages of planning a charter fishing tournament in Key West, as well as a rappelling, caving, and survival training adventure in Vermont.

Please spread the word about what we do! Contact us for volunteer opportunities. All monetary donations made payable to Heroes on the River, PO Box 1678, Winchester, VA 22604, or donate directly on our site. We, and those we serve, sincerely appreciate your generosity and support.

We strive to make our events accessible to all participants. Please reach out with any questions about accommodations. We will do everything we can to meet all adaptive needs!

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Would you like to participate in one of our events? Are you interested in supporting our cause through volunteering or donating? Please reach out to us!

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