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Tubes • Kayaks • Canoes

Convenient Shuttle Service

About Us

On the Water in Floyd is a Little River adventure outfitting company in Floyd County, Virginia

We’ve been getting families on the water together since 2009.

We are the Little River adventure outfitting company in Floyd County, Virginia

On the Water FUN for all ages!

Our goal is to provide our guests with a positive paddling experience, while enjoying the beauty of the Little River & wildlife in the hills of Floyd County.

Whether first-timer or experienced paddler, On The Water is here to meet your needs.

Your river adventure is just a few clicks away.

See pricing and more info, or go ahead and…

Rentals & Info

We have everything you need for a paddling excursion on the Little River.

We offer canoe, kayak and tube rentals from our convenient riverfront location only a few miles from downtown Floyd. Our knowledgeable staff will make sure that you have the best experience possible.


Our fleet of canoes and kayaks consists of various sizes and models to accommodate paddlers of all ages, size, and skill levels.


$15 – $25

Add-on Cooler Tube

*A tube that carries your cooler. Cooler not provided.


Single Kayaks


Double Kayaks




What’s Included with your Rental?

We provide everything you need with your canoe, kayak, tube rentals!

Life Jacket

Fitted Paddle

Launch Assistance

Pick up & Drop off shuttle

Have your own boat?

You can still take advantage of our shuttle service! See below.

Shuttle Service

Our our convenient shuttle service picks you up at the end of your float and shuttles you back to your car at the OTW site.

Shuttles are complimentary with all OTW rentals, and are also available for a fee if you bring your own tubes, kayaks, canoes, etc.

Up to 2 boats

(Starting fee)


Additional Tubes, Kayaks, Canoes

(add fee for 3 or more each)

$10 each

We love large groups!

What to Wear/Bring:

Outdoor Clothing

River shoes/ sandals

Water, Drinks, Snacks

Waterproof Camera

Sun Block



On The Water is proud to be a part of some great events in Floyd County.

No events have been announced yet for this season.

Please check back for any updates, and keep an eye on our social media pages!


We are located at 2053 Thunderstruck Rd NE Floyd, VA 24091

We’re only 10 minutes from downtown Floyd!

Get directions using the Google Map or follow directions below:

From Interstate 81

Take Exit 114 (Route 8 toward Floyd). Go  14.5 miles and turn left on Slusher Store Rd (State Route 705). Proceed about 1/2 mile to the intersection with Thunderstruck Road.

From the Town of Floyd

From the red light in Floyd, take Route 8 toward Christiansburg. Go approximately 5 miles from Floyd, and turn right on Slusher Store Road (State Route 705). Proceed about 1/2 mile to the intersection with Thunderstruck Road.


On the Water in Floyd

(540) 745-2250

2053 Thunderstruck Rd NE

Floyd, VA 24091


We take bookings online ONLY

Thursdays – Mondays

You must book your reservation online with the button below at least 12 hours in advance!

**We do not provide service on Tuesdays & Wednesdays**

🙂 We are a family friendly business 🙂

Please be considerate of other customers and neighboring land owners! 

Refrain from using profanity

Alcohol is not permitted on the premises

Respect private property notices along the river

Check out this other fun activity to do near the Little River in Floyd!

Along The Water

Enjoy guided horseback trail rides that lead you on a peaceful path by the Little River riverside and up to the beautiful, scenic forests of Floyd County!

More info:
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