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Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours

155 Greenville Rd, Shirley Mills, ME 04485-4409
+1 207-695-0151
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I've used this company Three times. It's always a good time. I personally enjoy the laid back hippy... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2016
BohemianByker
via mobile
Excellent day out

Signed up to this from where we staying. Arrived and there was a talk about the day and equipment... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
Roger M
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Daily whitewater rafting trips ideal for family rafting fun and the most adventurous spirits on the Kennebec and Penobscot rivers! Enjoy a grilled riverside BBQ, along with whitewater rafting thrills pitched to your comfort level, photos of your rafting adventure, information on the Maine outdoors, wildlife and a whole lot of fun! Package your whitewater rafting trip, Maine moose watching tour, canoe trip, waterfall hike or inflatable kayaking trip with any of our Moosehead Lake Things To Do. Whatever the adventure, be sure to join Northeast Whitewater Rafting - your adventure destination at Moosehead Lake for Things to do!
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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155 Greenville Rd, Shirley Mills, ME 04485-4409
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I've used this company Three times. It's always a good time. I personally enjoy the laid back hippy guides. They have great energy and enthusiasm. There are company's that are more professional like but not as much fun. I've rafted the Kennebec and the Penobscot....More

Thank BohemianByker
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2016

Glad you keep coming back to raft with us. Thanks for being apart of our trips!

Reviewed 10 August 2016

Signed up to this from where we staying. Arrived and there was a talk about the day and equipment handed out. The trip to the river was very lively - but fine even for us Brits! Had a great guide (Harrison), who knew how to...More

Thank Roger M
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Brilliant! We are thrilled that you had a wonderful time. The Kennebec river is a great trip and we have wonderful staff to spend the day with. Looking forward to seeing you again on a return trip to Moosehead Lake!

Reviewed 7 August 2016

Northeast Whitewater put on a wonderful trip for our family. We were celebrating our 20th wedding anniversary, and brought along 14 family members for a fun-filled two day rafting trip. The kayaking and rafting were thrilling, and we were treated to a delightful dinner and...More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2016

We feel pretty special that you chose to spend your 20th anniversary on our overnight rafting trip with your family! Thank you so much for joining us and we are thrilled that you had such a wonderful family time. Take care and we'll see you...More

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We met at the main building and started out from there around 5 PM to look for Moose. After a ride North in the van Of about 30 miles, we headed into the state park and began the Moose watch. Our Guide Grace was great,...More

Thank markchristy
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The whitewater rafting was a lot of fun. There are plenty of category 4 rapids and the scenery is spectacular. More importantly, from start to finish the staff was great Starting with the person who registered us for the trip who made it very easy...More

Thank MLD85
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2016

Thank you so much!! We are thrilled you and your family had a great experience from start to finish. When you visit Maine again, we would love for you to join us on another trip!

Reviewed 31 July 2016

Took an evening moose-watching tour. 9 people (3 couples, one father with 2 young teen daughters) plus the Guide. They make no guarantees but try to get you close enough to photograph a moose or two. You meet at their main office, then they drive...More

Thank Deborah S
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

So glad you had a great trip! Thanks for sharing!

Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

First class experience with an outstanding group of guides and support staff. This was our first time whitewater rafting but they got us down the Kennebec like pros. Special shout out to our guide Jack Dailey who was very supportive and kept us flying through...More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2016

Oh my gosh, thank you so much (and thanks from Jack D, too)!! Glad your trip was awesome and we can't wait to have you join us again!

Reviewed 29 July 2016

Our guide Ashley was very informative and tried her best to find some moose for us. But even with no moose sightings the canoe trip around the lake was beautiful and worth the early morning start time!More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2016

Well, you deserve a HUGE THANK YOU for this kind review. We've never had a guest that hasn't seen a moose give us a 5 star. It means so much that you truly had an amazing experience without seeing moose. Our guides are great and...More

Reviewed 29 July 2016

Had an amazing experience with Northeast Whitewater!! The people working in the office were just great and Ashley was so knowledgeable with facts about the moose and getting us in great spots on the lake to view and photograph these magnificent creatures! Who knew you...More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2016

Patrice - thank you so much and of course we LOVE your beautiful photos! Amazing!! It means so much to us that you had a great time. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Reviewed 28 July 2016

Best guides in the area. Safe, fun and most enjoyable vacation yet. Kennebec is great for family and Penobscot rafting is great for adventurous. Family feel at Northeast Whitewater.

Thank mm81397
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

Thank you for your kind words! We love our guests and are thankful that families join us for our family friendly whitewater rafting experience offered here with our great guides at Northeast Whitewater!

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alpinegato
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Response from watergrl79 | Property representative |
Our Kennebec river day trip meets at 9 and the day wraps up by 4 PM. We offer a grilled riverside BBQ of steaks, chicken and veg option. The trip from Lake Onawa is very close to Northeast Whitewater - say 20 minutes to... More
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