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Buffalo River Float Service
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Buffalo River Float is family owned and operated. We are an authorized concessioner of the Buffalo National River. We offer canoe, kayak, raft, tube rentals and shuttle services. In addition we offer guided scenic river tours along with guided...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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11637 Highway 14 S, Intersection of Highway 14 and Rush Road, Yellville, AR 72687-7806
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+1 870-449-2042
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

My friend and I walked in for a last minute float trip on the 4th of July. Buffalo River Float Service couldn't have been more accommodating. They got us right in and gave us info on the condition of the river. All the staff was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

I have used several float services in that area and Buffalo River Float Service surpasses them all. All of the staff is knowledgeable and friendly. I will definitely be using them for all my river floating needs :)

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This was our first float trip and it was amazing. When we arrived at the store they had no trouble finding our reservations which I did online and it was very simple to do. The were friendly and very sweet. The drive to the put...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Deborah B
Aaron D, Owner at Buffalo River Float Service, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Glad it all worked out. Hopefully we can see you on the river again soon.

Reviewed 6 August 2017

The guys at Buffalo River Float Service are great. Once you arrive at their place they help you plan and get on your float; it took them about 30 minutes to get us on the river with canoe, paddles flotation devices and expert info on...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Dave M
Aaron D, Owner at Buffalo River Float Service, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thanks Dave, we are glad your experience was a good one.

Reviewed 31 July 2017

I chose this float service (after seeing all of the good reviews on the internet). (We had a party of 12). I can't say enough about this float service. Logan was so friendly on the telephone. Ms. Theresa was great at answering all of my...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank ilovevacations00
Aaron D, Owner at Buffalo River Float Service, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2017

Thanks, we greatly appreciate your business.

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Highly recommend this float service. Quick, efficient service, friendly knowledgeable staff. Well maintained gear.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Ray B
Aaron D, Owner at Buffalo River Float Service, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Thanks

Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Honest, informative, and friendly. I called ahead and asked a ton of questions they answered then all and helped me plan our float. Shuttled service was great. I'll be returning for sure.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Kctravelers4
Aaron D, Owner at Buffalo River Float Service, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thanks for the business.

Reviewed 19 June 2017

MY SO and I kayaked the Buffalo last Friday. We hired Buffalo River Float Service to move shuttle our vehicle from our entry point at Maumee to our exit point and Dillard's Ferry. They made the process easy and efficient. Also, I would like to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank paperchasr
Aaron D, Owner at Buffalo River Float Service, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Thanks for the review, come see us again soon.

Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

This was our first trip to the Buffalo and there had recently been flooding. So we had a lot of questions. The staff was knowledgable and helpful. They knew how long the normal 5 hour float to Rush would probably take us at the current...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Aaron D, Owner at Buffalo River Float Service, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

We are glad that you enjoyed the trip. Come back and see us again!

Reviewed 12 October 2016

We traveled to Arkansas from Illinois to attend the Arkansas/Alabama football game. The next day we decided to go kayaking on the Buffalo National River since we had heard such great things about it. There are many businesses that offer canoe and kayak rentals so...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank lkeavney
Aaron D, Owner at Buffalo River Float Service, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Thanks, we are glad your trip went well. Come visit us again!

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turkey432000
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Response from Aaron D | Property representative |
We do offer a short tube float (1.5 miles/2hours).
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