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2-Day Battles & Paddles (Skirmish & Rafting)

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Battles & Paddles

2 days of Paintball & Rafting for one killer price.

Battles & Paddles – also known as Skirmish Paintball and Whitewater Rafting. This is our oldest and most popular multisport package. Two days of both adrenaline packed excitement and thrilling adventures. On day one you will play Skirmish Paintball – the biggest paintball game in the world. The next day, you’ll go whitewater rafting through the exciting Lehigh River Gorge in Jim Thorpe… talk about an adrenaline booster!

Overall, this package is about as flexible as it gets. You can flip flop adventures and go whitewater rafting on day one and play Skirmish Paintball on day two. This multisport outdoor adventure is available any two consecutive days April through October.

If you would like to reserve a two day Battles and Paddles Adventure in the Poconos, please give us a call at 1-800-Whitewater (1-800-944-8392).

Upcoming Dates

  • Daily, any two consecutive days
    • April
    • May
    • June
    • July
    • August
    • September
    • October

If you would like to book a two day Battles and Paddles Adventure, please give us a call at 1-800-Whitewater (1-800-944-8392).


  • Most of our rafts accommodate 4 to 7 people.  If you have less than 4 people in your group, there is a possibility you will be teamed up with other whitewater rafting guests.
  • If you forget something you can pick it up in our retail shop.
  • Your photo is taken on the river and at the Skirmish paintball fields.
  • Photos are available for purchase in our store or online at or
  • If you need overnight accommodations in the Jim Thorpe or surrounding area, please visit our Lodging Page for a complete listing.

2-Day Battles & Paddles Rates


  • Pocono Whitewater Rafting Adventure of your choice (family style rafting or dam release whitewater)
  • All necessary whitewater rafting equipment
  • Life jacket
  • Professional river guides
  • Shuttles to/from the river
  • Change rooms
  • Free parking
  • Post trip bonfire
  • Full day of Skirmish Paintball
    • Including the basic paintball package:  entry, Tippmann 98 paintball marker rental, paintball goggles/facemask rental, unlimited N2 air fills,  professional paintball referees, and all day play
      • You can play Skirmish all day, from open until curfew.  We recommend arriving by 10:30am in order to maximize your playing time.

Paintball Waiver:

Every person that plays Skirmish Paintball must sign a liability waiver. If there are any paintball players coming to Skirmish that are under the age of 18, a parent/guardian must sign for them. Click here to download and sign your Skirmish Paintball waiver.

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