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Hualapai River Runners

Peach Springs, AZ 86434
+1 888-868-9378
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Simply Amazing

We started our road trip in Sedona for two nights then went up to the South Rim for the day then... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Viviana A
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Miami
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Fun, Fun, Fun

Hilarious, bumpy bus trip down to the river, but they warm you when you book. We had a bag with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DEMTexas
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Houston, Texas
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One Day White Water Rafting Begin to explore the Grand Canyon walls over the white water rapids of the Colorado River. Hike up to Travertine Falls, a natural waterfall, with your experienced guide. Hear about the history and culture of the Hualapai people. Look for local wildlife while enjoying lunch along the banks of the river. Continue through the Grand Canyon on a smooth water ride viewing the towering canyon from a unique perspective. Complete your adventure with a helicopter flight up to the top of Grand Canyon West, home of the Skywalk. Rafts depart from Peach Springs, Arizona on Historic Route 66 from the Hualapai Lodge and ground transportation returns you to Peach Springs. All this in just one day! 2-Day Paddle Rafting The 2-Day Paddle Rafting Trip is a weekend only excursion that will ramp off at Diamond Creek RM 225 at 8: 00 a.m. Designated stops will be held at Travertine Falls, Separation, and camping at Spencer Canyon. This trip will include lunch, dinner, breakfast and assorted snacks for paddle rafters. Operational hours will begin at Sunrise to Sunset. Cost is $650 per person and must be 12+ years of age. No additional services included.
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Peach Springs, AZ 86434
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"life jackets"
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"white water rafting"
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"helicopter ride"
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"diamond creek"
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"change of clothes"
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"dry bag"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We started our road trip in Sedona for two nights then went up to the South Rim for the day then over to Peach Springs. The Hualapai lodge was very decent and the train noise isn’t as bad a people make it to be in...More

Thank Viviana A
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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your review and for choosing Hualapai River Runners. We're glad you enjoyed your stay at Hualapai Lodge and your experience rafting the Colorado River. It sounds like you had quite the vacation. We appreciate you letting Hualapai River Runners being part of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hilarious, bumpy bus trip down to the river, but they warm you when you book. We had a bag with water and snacks, sunscreen and dry clothes to change into after, the dry sack that goes on the boat was able to accommodate ours and...More

1  Thank DEMTexas
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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for choosing Hualapai River Runners and for your review. It sounds like you had a great time. We're glad you enjoyed the experience and appreciate your comments.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommend this adventure. The trip down into Canyon is bumpy, but just how you have to get down into the Canyon. When at the bottom we were quickly given life jackets and started out onto to river. The day was amazing. The...More

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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Hualapai River Runners. We're glad you had such an amazing day and we appreciate your recommendation.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked the 1 day river rafting,helicopter, skywalk tour. Everyone is nice and friendly. We were late leaving the lodge over an hour because they were installing a new fuel system. Bus driver on trip to the river was knowledgeable. When we arrived at the river...More

2  Thank Teaxasborn5
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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry to read your review and apologize for the issues you described. Unfortunately, weather can impact operations at both Grand Canyon Skywalk and helicopter flights. Safety is our top priority and if the weather conditions (heat, wind, pending storm activity, etc.) are such...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic Fun! Loved everything from the rapids and climbing the waterfall to cliff jumping and floating down the river! Guides were great (especially Anthony) and views were beautiful. Even the bus down to the river was interesting. Always had plenty of water,snacks and laughs!

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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for you review and for choosing Hualapai River Runners. We're glad you enjoyed the experience.

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Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

From start to finish we had an awesome time! Our river guide Henry answered questions , shared information and made sure we had a great time! I don’t know how you could have made this trip any better. Maybe fly back to peach springs instead...More

Thank Sara S
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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your experience with Hualapai River Runners.

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Reviewed 29 June 2018

I traveled to Arizona with my husband and three children ages 9, 12 & 14, and after spending two nights in the South Rim of the Grand Canyon, we took the 2 hour drive to Peach Springs for the one-day rafting trip. We arrived the...More

5  Thank triciadwilson
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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Thank you for your review and for your kind comments about Hualapai River Runners and especially your guide Henry. We're glad you had an amazing family experience rafting the Colorado River. We appreciate you taking the time to write such a detailed review. Enjoy your...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

My family (senior parents, sister, and 11yo niece) and I visited Vegas for the first time at the beginning of the month and did some research into what all to see around. I saw a couple great reviews and a couple not so great reviews...More

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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for choosing Hualapai River Runners and for your review. We're pleased to read you and your family had such an amazing time. We appreciate your comments about Dennis and will pass along your comments. As for your thoughts on the weather, it does...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

So our trip was June 23rd. We live in Kingman so it was about an hour drive to Peach Springs where we spent the night in the Lodge the night before. The rooms were very comfortable. Only problem was the train that ran behind the...More

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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for choosing Hualapai River Runners. We appreciate your review and are glad you had such a great experience.

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Reviewed 22 June 2018

My husband and I did the 2-day rafting trip May 26-27. This was an experience of a lifetime. Well organized and efficiently run. Tyler and Dave and Jimmy and Red were amazing and extremely knowledgeable. They were very personable and accommodating and safety conscious. The...More

Thank Irene M
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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2018

Thank you for choosing Hualapai River Runners. We're glad you had an amazing experience. We appreciate your review..

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danwilcox2000
21 July 2018|
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Response from tami I | Reviewed this property |
They do supply water Gatorade snacks and sandwiches if you have any meal restrictions make sure you speak to them the night before ask what type of sandwiches they’re serving definitely bring a hat and sunscreen I would wear... More
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badluck
13 June 2018|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
On the trip there are 10 rapids. You start off at one and work your way through to 10. It was really fun when we had the engine, but the moment we lost it, it was just dangerous. We made it through three rapids, before we... More
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BabyBisto
10 June 2018|
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Response from MJ1617 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think there are any other 1 day white water trips, only float trips. I’m sure those are beautiful, but not the same. The rapids were worthy it. Also, aside from our 4 rafts on the tour, no one else was on the... More
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