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Sunshine Rafting Adventures

18000 Covered Bridge Road, Knights Ferry, CA 95361
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Great for Corporate Trips

I was looking for a fun, exciting event to hold for me and my coworkers. I had gone on rafting... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
bhutchinson07
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Santa Clara, California
Perfect for our girl scout troop

Our girl scout troop wanted to have an adventure with the cookie money they earned, and this was... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
mcjhawar
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Menlo Park, California
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Sunshine Rafting has operated on the Stanislaus River out of Knights Ferry, CA for over 30 years. This family-friendly, low-cost trip is perfect for those looking for a scenic and relaxing float trip on the river. This trip is popular among all age groups and is a great value for a full day trip.
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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18000 Covered Bridge Road, Knights Ferry, CA 95361
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

I was looking for a fun, exciting event to hold for me and my coworkers. I had gone on rafting trips in college with Sunshine Rafting Adventures before and had great experiences with them. During the planning phase, their friendly staff were able to assist...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Our girl scout troop wanted to have an adventure with the cookie money they earned, and this was ideal. We went with four 11 & 12 year old girls, and two moms who have very little rafting experience but know how to steer a kayak,...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Our family has gone with Sunshine Rafting Adventures for several years and have always had a great time. We plan to make it a yearly activity. I highly recommend it!

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Rafting with Sunshine Rafting is a wonderful experience.  Each year it gets better and better.  The information you receive prior to launching is very informative and easy to follow.  This was our fourth year rafting and we can't wait to go again next year.  Thanks...More

Thank Harriet C
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

This is not our first rodeo!. We have done this trip several times, and really enjoyed it again this summer - all 18 of us! Family and Friends ready to go again.

Thank Shareen C
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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

I went for the first time last summer, I loved it so much we had to go back this summer!! We now want to make it a yearly tradition!! It's fun, affordable, and easy. They provide everything you need to hit the water!! The staff...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

4th year of our group of 18 in rafting with Sunshine. They are a fun-loving team with safety for all. What a fabulous way to stay cool and enjoy your family and friends. You will quickly see who in your group 'pulls their load' and...More

Thank SoCAnative
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Oh man, where to begin... This trip was so much fun!! You forget how cold the water is with the fun you're having. Employees were very helpful on explaining their rules and safety tips. Very organized place as well. Definitely will be back!!

Thank Roxy G
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Our group had so much fun on this trip, but we did need some strong rowers. We also felt like it ended so quickly! I would recommend it to anyone who loves the water and good times.

Thank edelmuro8
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Sunshine Rafting Adventures gave the group I was in a great experience. They instructed us quickly and fully, knew the river well, set-up guides along the way, and had good-quality equipment. They only lack in their picture efforts (I had to search through dozens to...More

Thank Daniel B
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