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Tubing on the saco

My wife and I took our 3 kids tubing down the Saco river in Conway, NH, in August. Not the best I... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2015
Geowaters
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Boston, Massachusetts
via mobile
Highly recommend

It was an amazing day. So fun and relaxing. Bring rope or somethig to the yiour tubes together and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Maryanne R
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“Absolutely dangerous and unsafe place”
10 Aug 2018
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Maine river ideal for canoeing.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This river and specially Saco river tubing center doesn’t deserves to be a tourist spot for doing river tubing.its absolutely unsafe and not comfortable. Let me begin by describing my experience as below- 1) Staffs doesn’t gives any advice or suggestions on how to do...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

It was an amazing day. So fun and relaxing. Bring rope or somethig to the yiour tubes together and lpack a cooler with sandwiches and drinks to stop st beaches to eat. So fun. Highly refommend

Thank Maryanne R
Reviewed 29 July 2018

After reading the reviews about how filthy the conditions have been, I reconsidered the trip I was planning with my ten-year-old... but then I decided we would give it a try. We went during the week in July, and it was remarkably empty -- no...More

2  Thank SigridS
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Tried canoeing the Saco giving it one more chance! Came here for 18 years in a row, being our favorite vacation camping spot. We looked forward to our time on the Saco, meeting people from all over. It was a time when you could enjoy...More

16  Thank estr49
Reviewed 18 July 2016

My family rented two canoes and a kayak yesterday August 16, 2016 at Seco bound in Conway New Hampshire. It was a beautiful day and extremely crowded. The process getting onto the river was chaotic but not nearly as bad as trying to get off...More

10  Thank BCalla8035
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful 3 day canoe/camping trip - 3 adults and two children. The problem is this river has been allowed to be over run with lazy dirty partiers. We call them sacidiots - they drift down the river, camp out on the sand...More

5  Thank catuck
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Must do for visitors of the Saco Region. Gorgeous day floating down the river! We rented from Saco River Canoe and Kayak as we always do. They are great and affordable.

Thank lovethedr2007
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

My wife and I took our 3 kids tubing down the Saco river in Conway, NH, in August. Not the best I me to go as the river was low and we had to get out and tow each other over the very low spots....More

4  Thank Geowaters
Reviewed 18 August 2015

This place was great. We went on 8/17/15 and the place was busy. we found Saco Bound and an easy parking spot in the shade, waited in line and when it was our turn we were helped thoroughly. Denise didn't rush us, she was helpful...More

Thank Tricia G
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The Saco river is absolutely the cleanest river I have ever been in. It is refreshing on a hot day. We usually kayak and go up the river which tends to be pretty hard since the water level is pretty low is some places. Many...More

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Not sure about firewood but I did a 7 hour trip the 4th weekend and saw no police. If you are respectful and do not have glass or open containers (koozies and thermos cold cups are necessary) and leave no trace you should... More
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