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Whitewater Challengers offers thrilling Class III, IV, V rapids on guided Black River whitewater rafting trips. Established in 1975, Whitewater Challengers offers skillfully guided trips by expert river guides. We offer a close to home adventure...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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16129 Foster Park Rd, Dexter, NY 13634-3041
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+1 315-639-6100
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

We are a family of 4, 2 adults and 2 teenagers and this was our first whitewater rafting experience. We were made to feel at home while we waited for everyone to show up and our Guide Tony did an excellent job of explaining everything...More

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2015

We have rafting trips available on the Hudson River in NY and the Lehigh River in PA are both excellent. The Hudson River would be comparable to the Black River, especially in the spring time. We never recommend taking electronics or valuables on the river...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I cannot believe what a wonderful time my twin 17 yr old boys, my husband and I had on this amazing adventure! Our guide was very friendly and somewhat comical. It was fun going with other groups on other rafts and getting to know each...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2018

Family of 10 decided try the Black River. We have done other white water rafting and this by far was a superior experience. Our guide, Noel, was fantastic. We had a great time and are now looking forward to the next time. Thank you Whitewater...More

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Thanks! We are looking forward to taking you on another memorable trip in the future.

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

First time whitewater rafting and couldn’t ask for a better experience! Our guide, Eric “Mac” was fantastic and he not only only taught us basic rafting skills but also about the history of the river. I would definitely recommend this place and would absolutely come...More

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Glad we could be a part of your first whitewater rafting experience!

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Awesome time! Our guide, Brian, was great! Very knowledgeable and superb captain. Can't wait to go back!

Thank Rob M
Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thanks! Can't wait to see you and Scouts back on the river next season.

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

My friend and I had a blast in our rafting experience. Our guide, Eric, was super funny and did a wonderful job making us feel safe throughout the whole trip. We would definitely do it again!!!!

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thanks! See you next time.

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We went to raft the Black River with a large group. What a great time! We found the guides to be fun, informative and the routine well put together. We had a great time and had plenty of time to enjoy both the thrill of...More

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thanks! We're glad your overall experience was great from start to finish.

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

The entire ride was amazing and the tour guide (Cody) made the experience even better. Five stars!!!

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thanks! We hope to see you back on the river again soon.

Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

OMG! If you've never done this, you absolutely Have to! We went recently and had an amazing time! I just couldn't believe how breath taking the views were😀 Our guide (Carly) was the perfect blend of fun while also teaching us methods and most importantly,...More

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thanks! From the thrills to the scenery it's a great time for adventure seekers and those looking to experience the outdoors in a new way.

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We had a pleasure working with ja ja on today’s events he was a awesome instructor telling us what to do and he let us do some fun stuff while going down the river.

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thanks! JJ does a great job on the river like all of our professional raft guides.

Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Thank you JJ for awesome experience. It had the be one of the best times I had in Watertown. Keep doing what you doing man and making everyone experience the best one yet

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Ken P, Owner at Whitewater Challengers - Black River, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thanks! We will certainly keep delivering quality trips to all of our guests!

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Loujessjake
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Response from Ken P | Property representative |
There are no weight restrictions, although you should be in good physical condition to participate. For the Black River all rafters must be age 14 or older.
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