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Awesome welcome and customer service

Many thanks to Jess who was courteous, efficient and provided our group with top customer service... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andy B
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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Great experience and fun vacation!

I booked the white water rafting/moose canoe tour/2-night yurt package. It was convenient and easy... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Renee C
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Daily whitewater rafting trips ideal for family rafting fun and the most adventurous spirits on the Kennebec and Penobscot rivers located in the heart of moose country, for wildlife and nature tours. Enjoy a grilled riverside BBQ, along with...more
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155 Greenville Rd, Shirley Mills, ME 04485-4409
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Many thanks to Jess who was courteous, efficient and provided our group with top customer service before and after our moose safari. We stayed in the yurts and ours was spotless and comfortable. If we ever come back to USA we will be back here...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked the white water rafting/moose canoe tour/2-night yurt package. It was convenient and easy to do as someone not familiar with central/northern Maine. White water rafting: awesome trip! It's about a 2 hour round trip to get to and from the river. Even with...More

Thank Renee C
RaftingMaine, Manager at Northeast Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Renee so glad to hear you had a great time! How awesome to see a bald eagle on the river. Osprey are common and waterfowl, but a bald eagle is really cool! Thanks for sharing your great experience and we look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the whitewater rafting trip down the Kennebec River. Service from start to finish was awesome. Took care of our needs. Casey, our guide, was skilled and attended to the children and older folks in our group beautifully. He assured our safety constantly. Only...More

Thank okiealan
RaftingMaine, Manager at Northeast Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for sharing your great experience! The stair case to get down into the Kennebec river gorge is a neat phenomenon, but can be the most challenging part of the day for some. Glad you had a great time and we hope...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

We recently vacationed on Moosehead Lake in Greenville and booked a white water rafting trip on the Kennebec River with Northeast Whitewater. We have very little rafting experience. I called ahead and Gabby was very helpful and friendly on the phone. She guided us to...More

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RaftingMaine, Owner at Northeast Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

So glad you had a wonderful time! Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We hope to see you again on another trip with us. Thank you again!

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

My husband starting planning our children/grands getaway in December by talking with Jessica on the phone. She helped us in so many ways plan out our summer trip, from hotels, activities, restaurants... today we met her and her fabulous staff when they took 10 of...More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

We LOVED having your family here! Thank you for choosing us for your family vacation. So glad your experience was wonderful and that great memories were made. Until we meet again, keep adventuring and being such a wonderful family unit. Sincerely, Jessica and all of...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018

Just wanted to tell you how wonderful our trip down the Penobscot was. Everything was exquisite from the moment we arrived until we sadly had to leave. The staff was AMAZING, I loved talking to our guild Gabby, and although we all got very wet...More

Thank Morgan F
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you so much!!! So glad you had an awesome time and we do have amazing river guides!!! We look forward to your next visit. Thanks again for sharing your kind words. It means so much!

Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great moose safari! Zach, our tour guide, was awesome! He was very knowledgeable (told us lots about different fauna and flora) and personable. During our tour, we saw 3 moose, a bear, a deer, several snowshoe hares, and grouse. Really enjoyed ourselves!...More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Awesome and thank you! We are so lucky to have Zac working here - you're right he is so knowledgable! Thrilled you had a great experience and more importantly, thank you for sharing your kind words.

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went on a white water rafting trip on the Penobscot on Saturday July 7, 2018 with our two sons . We had the most amazing time . We haven’t stopped talking about it ! Our guide Derek was the best ....More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

I am so glad you chose to do the Penobscot river trip with us and that the day was awesome for you and your family. Derek is such a great river guide and as you know, does an exceptional job. So glad you had a...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

OMG! The best white water rafting company ever. I just went whitewater rafting with them yesterday and the trip was the best one yet. Our raft guide was Casey and he was excellent. They offer pictures of your rafting trips. Harrison was in charge of...More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

THANK YOU!!!! Casey and Harrison do such a great job and are awesome raft guide entertainers! We are so glad that you enjoy our trips and love that you are helping to spread the word. Thank you so much! Looking forward to seeing you again!!!

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Our guide was excellent and told us what we should look for and knew some special spots to look for moose. We saw 6 moose!! The canoe and life jackets were in excellent shape and it was an amazing tour. Our number 1 favorite tour...More

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RaftingMaine, Manager at Northeast Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

So glad you had a great time! Thank you for sharing and it means so much to us that this was your #1 tour during your trip to Maine! Thank you!!!!

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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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