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Jim Thorpe River Adventures

1 Adventure Ln, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-1519
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Teambuilding and Family Fun!

So I have been on several rafting adventures already, not only with Jim Thorpe, but also Whitewater... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Michael K
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New York City, New York
Awesome trip!

We had a nice family outing with a 5 year old son. It was really worth the trip and my son enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Sudharsan R
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

So I have been on several rafting adventures already, not only with Jim Thorpe, but also Whitewater Adventures. I have been rafting with my family of 5 and with my fellow employees for teambuilding. I have been on the shorter, easier adventure which is about...More

2  Thank Michael K
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We had a nice family outing with a 5 year old son. It was really worth the trip and my son enjoyed it a lot. Everyone was splashing water between rafts and it was simply fun. The guides were very good with one guide leading...More

Thank Sudharsan R
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Did the intro to whitewater rafting Tuesday. So much fun!!!! Guides give you a nice safety into and what to expect for the day. (Bree needs a megaphone!). Guided tour through smaller and larger rapids. Stopped for lunch about an hour and a half in....More

1  Thank casey s
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

So we had two rafts full - one of parents and one of our kids in their late teens. This rafting trip is very long!!! The guides were great!! My friend even tied herself to Brad's boat to which he had to cut us off...More

Thank bobkat10
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This was a class act. Very organized. Guides were experienced, friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. From help on the phone trying to figure out which trip was right, to the arrival and orientation, through each bit of the 6 hours with them we were impressed. We...More

Thank bolda2015
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome, fun, great guides. You have to try it. Definitely coming back, we did the stage 2 might do the 3rd stage next time. Moderate price.

Thank Maryann F
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

We did the easy whitewater rafting trip. Everyone provided great customer service; the guides were helpful, friendly, and funny. It was made clear to us that this was easy rafting, but I wished it was a bit more challenging. I would do it again, though,...More

Thank Leslie Y
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Been rafting a few times with other outfitters. My biggest problem is that it took way too long to process us through. We had an 1100 start but didn't leave until almost 11:40 before we got on the bus. Then on the river the guides...More

1  Thank ednlee444
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Jim Thorpe river adventures has something for everyone, from the novice to the extreme thrill junkie. Call ahead they run different white water classes one to four on different days. My suggestion do the level two run it's about half whitewater and half still water,...More

Thank Chemistcfr21
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

We were all a little skeptical about this river trip. Turns out that it was one of the major highlights of our trip. Once we were all loaded into our bus and shipped off to the river and in the boats, it was nothing but...More

Thank canela42
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Grkesq
29 March 2018|
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Response from Michael K | Reviewed this property |
Summer is best for 2 reasons. 1st, the dam release dates are more common in summer. This means stronger currents = more exciting rapids. 2nd, the water is not as cold. You will get wet, so if the weather is cool, you may get... More
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CherylArsenault
8 June 2017|
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Response from AdvancedCake | Reviewed this property |
they provide life jackets of course, and had racks of wet suits, for rent I think, very few people took advantage of this - everyone just wore shorts and t-shirt. open sandals are not permitted, make sure you wear closed... More
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