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U.S. Rafting

2981 US Rte 201, West Forks, ME 04985-5046
+1 207-323-3052
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Amazing trip and experience!

We rafted the Kennebec River with a group of experienced rafters and a couple first timers... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
mattu132018
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Merrimack, New Hampshire
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Weekend of fun!!

Had the best weekend in a LONG time at US Rafting!!! Wasn't sure how the kids would do, but they... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Amanda D
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Berkley, Massachusetts
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Located on the National Scenic Byway, just steps from the Dead River. The West Forks is the center of outdoor recreation in western Maine and attracts visitors each season who come to enjoy the area's many activities.Rafting trips include helmet, PFD, paddle, lunch, & guide! $129 a person and bring a tip for the guide.We can help you find camping or stay at our new location, "The Outpost"!We do birthday parties, bachelor & bachelorette parties, family reunions, kid's camp, and Boy & Girl Scout groups too!We also rent canoes and kayaks and offer over night camping trips and hiking trips.
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“dead river” (32 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2981 US Rte 201, West Forks, ME 04985-5046
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We rafted the Kennebec River with a group of experienced rafters and a couple first timers. Everyone loved the trip and is looking forward to our next one with US Rafting. They treated us like family and ensured everyone had a good time. Everything from...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much. We are very happy everyone had a great time. We hope to see you again soon!! Welcome to our US family!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had the best weekend in a LONG time at US Rafting!!! Wasn't sure how the kids would do, but they LOVED IT and can't wait to go back!!! The hospitality from the owner Billy and the skilled knowledge of the guides made this trip so...More

Thank Amanda D
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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We are glad that your family enjoyed the weekend with US!! Welcome to the US family! Can't wait to see you all again!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Myself and family spent the weekend with 33 others friends and family members. Billy and his entire staff went above and beyond to make our weekend one that I personally will remember for a long time to come. Not only did we have a great...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We are happy that we could help surprise your wife! Welcome to our family!!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I went with a friend, and joined a mixed group of folks on our 8 person raft. Everyone was cool, friendly and fun. The rapids were really wild at moments, and I've been rafting before. Absolutely have to give a shout out to the guide...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We are happy that you had a great time. Johnny Mac is an amazing guide and lots of fun! We hope to see you soon!!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was my first time white water rafting and I was terrified! This crew was able to calm me down and really showed us an amazing time! If you ever want to try then I recommend going to US Rafting and letting them guide you!...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We are glad that you had a terrific time! We are proud to say, our guides are amazing! Can't wait to have you back!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food, awesome white water rafting, and most importantly amazing personalities which mad the weekend a blast. Thanks to all the guides and owner. Will be back to attack the dead river next

Thank Kurt W
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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We are glad that you had a fantastic time! We can't wait to attack the Dead River with you!!! It will be amazing!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome time with Billy and his crew of guides. Excellent trip down river for us first timers! Pig roast food was delicious. Cabin is perfect for large groups or a few families. Peaceful nights with campfires to spend with family and friends making s’mores while...More

Thank Jovigirl125
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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We are glad you had a great time! We can't wait to see you again!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had SUCH A BLAST! Some if us have been here before, some haven't. It didnt matter. Our guides were experienced and FUN! The cabins and house were clean and comfy. The staff was pleasant. the owner, Billy, was a riot! Highly recommended! We plan...More

Thank RosemaryMA
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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much! We are so glad you had fun!! Cant wait to see you back for the Dead River!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of taking a rafting trip down the Kennebec River today in beautiful Maine summer weather. Unlike most rafting companies where the experience is a one size fits all, this trip was incredibly personalized by each guide. Our guide, Drew P. Bates...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you had a fantastic time. Welcome to our family! We would love to have you come back up and raft with us. You can request Drew (if he is working that day, we will do our best to accommodate your group)...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this company. This was my 3rd trip and my gf first and it was amazing. Our guide Gavin was the best he guided us through some great rapids. He was very informative about the river and even pointed out eddy the eagle which was...More

Thank Courtney M
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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Courtney! We are so glad that you had a great time!! So happy you got to see the bald eagle! He is beautiful! Next time you come up, you can request Gavin and if he is available he can be your guide!! Happy...More

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Robert G
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Response from amesl97 | Reviewed this property |
If you stay in the Lodge they do, but if you are just rafting you need to bring your own.
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