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Shubanacadie River Adventure Tours

10061 Highway 215, Maitland, Nova Scotia B0N 2H0, Canada
+1 888-878-8687
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Exceeded expectations - a great adventure

We did the 3 hour version of the tour - complete with tidal bore, wave surfing and bouncing and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Caperbrad
,
Halifax
River Runners

The guide was friendly and professional. He taught us a lot about the river and tide. Had a great... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Justen L
,
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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“hour tour” (7 reviews)
“life jackets” (3 reviews)
“two teenagers” (2 reviews)
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10061 Highway 215, Maitland, Nova Scotia B0N 2H0, Canada
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+1 888-878-8687
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the 3 hour version of the tour - complete with tidal bore, wave surfing and bouncing and pounding, mud sliding and a river swim. There were 4 in our group and the group was split on the excursion when it was being discussed....More

Thank Caperbrad
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

The guide was friendly and professional. He taught us a lot about the river and tide. Had a great day on the river. Would highly recommend River Runners.

Thank Justen L
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

This was amazing for some of us, others not so much. We were a group of 11 ranging in age from 6-50+. When we arrived a lovely lady greeted us. She could not have been more pleasant and helpful. She said the tide was running...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Went on the 3-hour ultimate tour in mid-August with my family (2 adults and two teenagers). We picked the day during our week-long vacation that would have the highest tides. The tour starts off slow until we get to the mouth of the river and...More

1  Thank sancyk
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

We loved our time with the Shubanacadie River Adventure Tours company in early July! We did the half trip, with the mud sliding, and it was the perfect amount of time. Only our son did the mud sliding and we regretted not joining in on...More

Thank Judy L
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We did the white water tango, but would have preferred the ultimate, but due to tides we couldn't make that. However we had a great time, hosts were lovely. It was good fun and some of the rapids were pretty wild. It did get a...More

Thank claire t
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Just do it! I read about this in a local tourist booklet when we arrived in Nova Scotia for the 150th anniversary weekend of Canada. Not quite sure what I was getting into, I booked it for myself, my girlfriend and our 5 year old...More

Thank Jackie M
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We traveled with a group of friends and brought our 12 y/o daughter. We did the 3 hour tour with mudsliding in the middle. What started out as a leisurely tour of the river, and Pete knows his River, quickly evolved into a class 5...More

Thank Adam R
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Sign in, suit up and get ready for the wildest ride in your life. Slosh through the muddy river bank down to the rubber rafts, climb in and motor down to the sand bars to await the incoming tide.. Then hang on as the wall...More

Thank dap1206
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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and friends were so excited to go but I was worried. Being clumsy I thought I'd definitely end up in the river. I didn't and it was so very much fun. Our guide was awesome and made sure we got soaked. The waves...More

Thank Susan J
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