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For a safe, memorable adventure, Sacandaga Outdoor Center (S.O.C.) is the area’s premiere family destination. From Rafting, Tubing to Kayaking, Canoeing and Stand Up Paddle Boarding (SUP), there are trips for everyone… from Mild to Wild! Cool off...more
4162 Rockwell St, Hadley, NY 12835-2204
+1 518-696-7238
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

My parents, brother and I went rafting and we had a wonderful time and simply loved the experience! It was our first time rafting and will always cherish the memory. The team was great and our guide Trey was fantastic. Also, my mom and a...More

Thank maryam1986ali
Reviewed 31 August 2018

If you are an experienced white water rafter, then maybe this river isn't for you as there are 2 sets of mild rapids. But for those new to white water rafting or those with children, I would highly suggest this company. I really didn't think...More

Thank ELMny
Reviewed 30 August 2018

For the price we had a very good time, guide was very good only 2 sets of rapids and not that bad at all, good for family and friends. There is a nice lull between the rapids to have water fights with other rafts and...More

Thank Keith A
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We had a blast rafting down the river with our family and friends. Our guide Tyler was funny, personable and made the trip even more fun. Wear water shoes so you don’t have to rent them at the place and bring a change of clothes...More

Thank luasmom
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We went white water rafting at Sacandaga; a friend had recommended this outfit. Great for older children (not preschoolers), teens, and adults. Guides were energetic, helpful, and funny. Beautiful river views. Waves not too wild (levels 2 and 3), got to swim in the river....More

Thank kebrons
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

You’re gonna get wet. Guides were amazing. There were 2 big sets of rapids sandwiched around some slower waters. Yes there was 15 mins of swimming and diving, but that’s not a bad thing. The waters slow on the middle and the water gets shallow....More

Thank Andrew P
4SOC, General Manager at Sacandaga Outdoor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for your kind words Andrew. We are so glad to hear that you had a great trip. We hope we get to see you again! Sincerely, Jess D SOC General Manager

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We were expecting our trip on the water to last a full two hours or close to it. This trip lasted maybe an hour and 15 minutes of that was then stopping to let people swim. There were only two sets of Rapids as well....More

Thank Jessica D
4SOC, General Manager at Sacandaga Outdoor Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Jessica, We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your trip. Like all rafting companies on the Sacandaga River, our trip is advertised as two hours, with an hour to an hour and 15 minutes on the water. There are three sets...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The employees were great, guides were fun and interactive, rafts were clean and in great shape. The rapids were fun, my kids loved it. There were 10 people in the raft but only 6 got paddles. I understand this was enough to control the boat...More

Thank Sonja C
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Nice trip with a mix of rapids. Count on getting soaked head to toe.water shoes and change of clothes a necessity. The highlight for the kids was that they can get out to swim in the calm waters and have a large group water fight....More

Thank mbhoakct76
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Soooo much fun! Water fight, then jumping out of raft and swimming was just as fun as the rafting. Great time for kids, teens, adults & seniors too.

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