Video: Paddling the Great Falls Near Washington D.C.

Who knew that there were impressive waterfalls to paddle a short distance from Washington D.C.? In this video we travel to the Great Falls, located 14 miles from the city, to join Rafa Ortiz as he sets out to kayak this amazing stretch of the Potomac River. What he finds there an incredible whitewater playground located close to a major urban setting, something that isn’t found all that often.

Kraig Becker