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So much fun!! Safe & Professional!

Our first time rafting we did the family style and had a great time! This place is very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Silvia W
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Atlantic City, New Jersey
via mobile
Fun day, worth the money

Great experience during this rafting trip. Big crowd however well organized. The Weather gave us a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Antarsul
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New Jersey
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There’s something fun here at Pocono Whitewater for every level of adventurer! Choose from our family style rafting, our Dam Release Gorge rafting, and our multiple combination trips. Try our most popular adventure: The Big Day Out! In addition to...more
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1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2770
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our first time rafting we did the family style and had a great time! This place is very professional, very safety orientated and the staff was very friendly and helpful. The guides were awesome, the lunch was just what we needed to finish the ride....More

Thank Silvia W
Pocono W, Public Relations Manager at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks Silvia, we appreciate your review and hope to see you as our guest again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago

I had the same experience last weekend that other reviewers had as well. Had been booked on a 9:30am tour for months, and had been looking forward to it for just as long. We got a call the day before the tour confirming our ages,...More

1  Thank kate13dc
Pocono W, Public Relations Manager at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Kate13dc, Hello and thank you for your feedback. We take negative and positive feedback very seriously and do our best to address every comment/concern. Sometimes it does take us a few days to respond because we need to discuss the feedback with all departments...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a scheduled tour for Saturday at 1PM. They called the day before to confirm the tour as well as to confirm that we did not have anyone under 12 years old. They moved the minimum age up to 12 due to the high...More

Thank tmcherv
Pocono W, Guest Relations Manager at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for the feedback and taking time to write this review. We understand your frustration. We didn't want to cancel thousands of trips on Saturday but due to increased water levels and potential safety issues, cancelling was in your best interest and the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience during this rafting trip. Big crowd however well organized. The Weather gave us a perfect day. Form start to finish we had a blast. We are a Family of 5 with three boys ages 18,15 and 12. We are all new to rafting...More

1  Thank Antarsul
Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear that you had a great time going down the river with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought my tickets 1 month in advamce online. They sent me an email with the receipt and instructions. 3 Days before my tour I called to make sure everything was Good to go. My tour was at 9:00am. Around 8:45am I called because the...More

Thank Keyra J
Pocono W, Public Relations Manager at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Keyra, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We take negative feedback very seriously and do our best to continue to improve our services. I'm sorry your GPS took you out of the way. We are in a rural area and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just as the title of this review suggests, it's a great day for the whole family. The wait can be a bit long but the facilities at Jim Thorpe are enough to keep you entertained before your trip.

Thank belwoodzzzz
Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear you had a great time with us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the gorge for the whitewater. A must see in jim thorpe if you like kayaking. The adrenaline rush was intensive. ALL WET. LOVE IT

Thank gladiator428
Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5-Star review! We are glad to hear that you had a great time on the river!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our 12 and 9-year-old sons on this whitewater trip to let them experience it. Although they were nervous at the beginning, by the end of the trip they wished there were bigger rapids! I re-booked our trip for one day later due to...More

Thank Caroyn O
Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear that you and your family had a great time on the river with us! We appreciate all the feedback that we have gotten from you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have rafted several times with several different companies. For this trip we did Dam Release Upper Gorge Whitewater. We were a couple and were paired with a nice group of 4 others, this is normal and expected. The rafts are narrow for 6 people...More

1  Thank 2014psr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our 2 grandsons (8 & 11) on the family rafting trip. The groups was large, so there were times we had to wait for all the boats to catch up, but it wasn't a big deal. The river was a little low, so...More

Thank C220JLbarbarag
Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear you and you family had a great time on the river with us!

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Teho1516
10 July 2018|
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Response from sandyolsommer | Reviewed this property |
. We were there early June and I was surprised it was so warm and it was in the 70s tempwise. The temp would vary seasonally. when the temps are consisitently lower or higher. If the water is chilly they require wetsuit... More
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Irismd01
21 June 2018|
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Response from PoconoBiking | Property representative |
We run our trips rain or shine, if a storm starts to happen while trips are still at our facility we will hold trips back til the storm passes, if a storm comes through while trips are on the river, you are in a rubber raft... More
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Krista506
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Response from Joseph N | Reviewed this property |
The weather will be bad.
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