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Is it the guide? Is it the river? Is it the experience? Here at Mad River, we believe it's all three. Whether you choose a relaxing scenic float or an exhilarating whitewater adventure, you'll find our entire crew prides themselves in providing the...more
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1255 S Hwy 89, Jackson, WY 83001-8513
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Reviewed yesterday

Adam was awesome, great personality and speaker, he truly made this fun and educational, all in one! Bus driver was also great. Ladies at counter were helpful, polite, courteous!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely one of the best things I have done in a while. Our guide was so funny and professional.. felt safe even though the river was fast! Great experience would do it again

Thank AoifePatricia23
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were part of a large group that used six rafts. Four of the rowers were inexperienced. Instead of going out with the inexperienced rowers in positions 2,3,4 and 5, they went out in the last 4 positions. The last raft got hung up and...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My husband and I opted to take the scenic river float. Our guide Delaney was fun, knowledgeable, and a skilled rafter. We spotted bald eagles right along the river, and floated past Harrison Ford’s land (house isn’t visible). Even on the calm float (there are...More

Thank brendasb99
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came to Jackson for my sisters 60th birthday. Since there was 4 lady’s between ages 60-70 we picked the Scenic tour. We had a wonderful time. Sam was our guide and he was a sweetie, very knowledgeable and patient. We saw eagles, otters and...More

Thank sherriereider
Reviewed 6 days ago

Bucket list! We've always thought about doing whitewater rafting, but we're cautious and protective parents, so we waited until our sons were adults. They researched the companies in the area, and chose Mad River after reading reviews, so we acquiesced. We watched the "warning" videos...More

Thank Mani F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Omg, if you are thinking of doing a raft trip, do this one. My first time was today and absolutely loved it. Sam was our guide and made it so much fun. I felt safe and nervous at the same time. The whole operation was...More

Thank Parkerandrra
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

1st time rafting and it was awesome. Thanks to our awesome guide Tom we were well informed. See y'all soon!!

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mad River was the best!!! The entire experience was amazing. We got a shuttle to take us from our hotel to Mad River. Our driver was super nice and told us everything we wanted to know about river rafting. Once we got to the building,...More

Thank LolaB1277
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband & I booked this trip on Thursday for a 12:30 Friday however they weren't able to send us on that trip so they got back with us very quickly & actually upgraded our "basic classic whitewater" trip to a full "cast iron riverside...More

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Frederick E
12 February 2018|
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Response from MADRIVERJACKSONHOLE | Property representative |
For teens, we recommend our small boats or our super small boats. If you've never been, perhaps start off with the small boats. If this is not your first time rafting, or you are a fairly active family looking for... More
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Guide541329
8 June 2017|
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Response from Patrick S | Reviewed this property |
You should probably call the raft company and ask about times. I think the rafting trip will take 4 hr by the time you get changed back into dry clothes, etc. it is probably 2 hrs to get from Jackson to Grant Village. Might... More
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Henry C
30 August 2016|
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Response from Shawn R | Reviewed this property |
I wasn't informed of any parasite in the river. The water moves very fast and is quite cold where we rafter, find it hard to believe that a Parasite could survive in those conditions. Ask Mad River, they would be happy to... More
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