If all of the included retreat activities aren't enough to excite your group,
RVR offers a variety of other activities to spice up your retreat!
RVR offers excellent retreat activities for our overnight guest groups. Whether
you’re a group of students, an adult retreat, or a corporate team, these unique
challenging experiences will add the element of fun your group is looking for.
For student ministries, these activities create an environment of togetherness and
teamwork that is incredibly uplifting. Adult groups enjoy the challenge and thrill of activities that
bring out the youth in them, and corporate groups benefit from the teambuilding
aspect of our retreat activities. When you speak with our retreat coordinator to
customize your retreat, make sure to add some unforgettable activities to your
Worried about the weather? Many of RVR’s activities have an indoor option –
so when it comes to rain, we’ve got you covered!
Note:: All participants MUST have a signed Release and Waiver Agreement in
order to participate. Click here to Download.
1500' Triple Zip Line
Take to the skies as you and two others fly side by side down the
longest triple zip line on the east coast! This team activity will leave
your group talking for weeks. The zip line exit area is flexible to
meet your desires; equipped with benches and a fire pit, this is a
perfect time to debrief the activity and grow as a group.
Test your courage as you make your way through our 35’ High Ropes
Course. Participants team up to learn to trust each
other and work together to traverse this elevated playground. After
choosing and completing the various elements, participants can climb
down or finish up with the swing exit for one last thrill.
Ages= 11 & up Time= 2 Hours (15-24 people)
Low Ropes & Bouldering Wall
See which elements you can conquer with balance and strength.
The linear design with platforms after each station makes it easy to
enter and exit and any point, and allows for multiple guest to
participate at the same time. Also, kids love tackling our new
bouldering wall! Pick a route and try to make it all the way around
Scout leaders: This activity is located conveniently
next to our Scout Retreat Facilities,
making it a perfect addition to your schedule.
Ages= 8 & up Time= 1 Hour (15-40 people)
During this thrilling ride, you’ll experience the sensation of
free-falling from a height of over 40 feet. The Giant Swing encourages
teamwork like no other activity. Each group hoists their teammates up
the pendulum swing. Your group will be encouraged to work together and
Climb your way to the top of our 35-foot three sided Climbing
Tower with its rarely conquered overhang side. We've got challenges
for beginners & experienced climbers, as well as a separate indoor
Dodge ball with bows and padded arrows – what will they think of
next! One of Maryland's only licensed Archery Tag vendors, you'll
love this new sport. Archery Tag is great for all ages and
Take your pick of our outdoor woodland paintball courses or try
our indoor paintball barn for smaller, faster tournament play. RVR
provides all the equipment and safety gear you’ll need to participate.
Our low impact paintball gear
makes the game enjoyable for even the younger groups. This will not
be an activity you soon forget.
Ages= 10 & up Time= 2 Hours (15-30 people)
Horse Trail Rides
RVR offers all kinds of group horsemanship options throughout our
scenic 500+ acres. Our indoor riding facility
(Remuda Horse Center) is the
hub of everything “horse” at RVR. We will provide everything you need
to participate. Ask about horseback riding when you customize your retreat.
Ages= 10 & up Time= 1 Hour (5-15 people)
Inspired by the TV show, we converted our historic barn into a
challenging and fun obstacle course including a warped wall! Unleash your
inner Ninja and see which elements you can conquer.
Ages= 9 & up Time= 1 Hour (15+ people)
*Adults are encouraged to help with spotting.
Tree Climbing Grove
A new twist on the climbing experience, try your hand at scaling a tree.
It's a straight vertical ascent with climbing holds strapped securely around live trees!
Ages= 8 & up Time= 1 hour (15-20 people)
One of the greatest things you can leave a retreat with is greater unity
as a group— that's just what these activities are designed to do.
You'll work together, communicate, and learn about each other in a variety of
fun and unique ways.
Ages= 9 & up Time= 1 Hour (15+ people)
Immerse yourself in the beauty and peace of nature by going on a hike on one
of RVR's several hiking trails! There's no better way to get away from
"the noise" and unplug on your retreat.