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Shubenacadie River Runners

| 8681 Glooscap Trail Route 215, Maitland, Nova Scotia B0N 1T0, Canada
+1 800-856-5061
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best thrill of this year

super people, safe but exciting, more fun than we expected and would and will do it again in a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Scott M
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Ottawa, Canada
So fun!

This was incredible! We went for my husband's birthday. We had a great time! Our guide Jason was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kimraem
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| 8681 Glooscap Trail Route 215, Maitland, Nova Scotia B0N 1T0, Canada
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+1 800-856-5061
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Reviewed 1 week ago

super people, safe but exciting, more fun than we expected and would and will do it again in a heartbeat. If you are in the area go to River Runners and you will have the time of your life.

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was incredible! We went for my husband's birthday. We had a great time! Our guide Jason was excellent and it couldn't have been a better day. We had walls of water rush over us and we wouldn't have wanted it any other way. Simply...More

Thank Kimraem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What can I say other than this was the most exciting thing we did while down east. Loved every minute of it. I was amazed at how the rapids just appear. Our guide was very informative and took into consideration that there were 4 other...More

Thank Tammy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I have done many adventure tours and River Runners impressed us. They run a tight shop and got us organized very well. Their focus on safety was great -- the guide checked our life jackets to make sure that they were on...More

Thank 9sylvie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last evening we had a fantastic experience with River Runners. This group is a well oiled machine- friendly staff, good equipment, & great clean office/showers. Our terrific guide, Katie, ventured us out on the Shubie River. She was knowledgeable about the river, tides, & environment....More

Thank Marylatta
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I'm a local, and I've done this before with other companies. River Runners were excellent! Very organized, our guide was AWESOME, they give you delicious hot chocolate afterwards, and the showers have a heated floor (this is a very nice perk when you're cold from...More

Thank Candace W
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Be prepared to get wet! This is a great fun and exciting adventure to do. We chose the 2 hour tour and it was amazing to see the tide (Tidal Bore) come rolling in and the river level rise. Our 'Ships Captain' was Christian, and...More

1  Thank daveang27
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Very well run firm Knowledgeable fun boat guides Great stories between drenching This is a uniques phenomena, the river fills and empties twice a day. Up to 24 ft rise/fall The topology of the bed creates whirlpool and rapids Wear old clothes and shoes as...More

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 27 August 2017

These guys and gals are the best!!! Don't hesitate to book your tour with them. Very safe and professional but you will get wet!!! The power of the tides is amazing and the amount of water that rushes into the river is surprising. You will...More

Thank MarkMac69
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We had an absolutely fabulous time at River Runners. The organization and safety on and off the river was outstanding while still offering an exciting and amazing, action packed ride. Staff were knowledgable about the tides and what makes this a unique feature. Be ready...More

Thank jmfl2013
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sharonann101
23 September 2016|
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Response from 381joycep | Reviewed this property |
We just did it last week and I'm pretty sure they close The first week in October . They have a toll free number so do phone and ask, Also we needed reservations when we did it on a Saturday. I wore a fleece jacket under... More
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381joycep
18 March 2016|
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Response from Helen G | Reviewed this property |
If you go to their website it will give you a full breakdown of the tides; as for seniors rates, I would give their 1-800 # a call. if no seniors rates, you'll still get a great exchange on your US$ :-)
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onthego66
11 February 2016|
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Response from Helen G | Reviewed this property |
go to tidalborerafting dot come and click on departures 2016 Red is the biggest/best adventure! remember a complete change of clothing - you WILL be soaked! :-)
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