Welcome to Base Camp- Headquarters to Adventure
BVO started in 2003. With over 20 years prior working as wholesale canoe and kayak reps, helping establish the paddle sport industry, we decided to bring our expertise to a local level.
- Offering rentals of canoes, kayaks, rafts, tubes, and bicycles
- Sales of canoes, kayaks, and gear for the out of doors
- Area hiking options
- Vacation getaway lodging
Tucked against the hills, adjacent to a State hiking trail, our off-grid business offers outdoor experiences to folks of all levels, and guidance for this Southern Washington Co. terrain.
Connecting friends and family....
Come discover with us.
Spring WILL come to the Battenkill Valley!
BVO is happy to get you out there to experience the Battenkill. Spring is challenging with the snow melt- we launch cautiously.
WEEKENDS- 10-5 pm
MID-WEEK- Closed "OBA" (Or by appointment)
Reservations accepted anytime
If you want to float the river midweek-please call us to arrange a time - walk-ins not guaranteed.
MEMORIAL DAY STARTS THE SUMMER HOURS: tbd
Thanks for your understanding
Sunday 04/19 0%
Sunshine and some clouds. High 63F. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.
Monday 04/20 80%
Occasional rain. High 52F. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Rainfall around a quarter of an inch.
Tuesday 04/21 80%
Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers in the afternoon. High 58F. S winds shifting to W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Wednesday 04/22 20%
Intervals of clouds and sunshine. High 58F. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday 04/23 50%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with some sunshine later in the day. High 52F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
Friday 04/24 40%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy with occasional showers. High 51F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40%.