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Address: 113 Grand River St. N., Paris, Ontario N3L 2M4, Canada
Phone Number: 1-888-258-0441
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Great tour with Sjoerd and Lisa ( guides)

Bike trip through Mennonite country, St. Jacob, lunch at local farm. Amazing tour. 10/10. Friendly service, great knowledge of local sites by tour guide Sjoerd Christian

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Wonderful day! Great leaders; very informative. We had a big group and instructors were very patient and accommodating.

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Oakville, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

There was a huge gang of over 25 adults, in kayaks, canoes and rafts who made our way downstream on the Grand River on a gorgeous Sunday in May. Many thanks to the great Guides who helped us navigate the rapids and to take us ashore for snacks and to enjoy some interesting sites along the way. We will be... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We spent a great day on the Nith river, testing our white water skills. The staff at Grand Experiences were great as always. We've booked numerous times with Jamie and his knowledge of the river and area make the trips more enjoyable. The staff are all very helpful and make for a fun day out on the water.

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I took my daughters on a Nith River white water rafting tour yesterday. My concerns were raised initiailly when the staff at the outfitters gave adult (ladies small) lifejackets to my two ten year olds. After my insistence that this was inappropriate, they came up with some junior size life vests and handed a couple to the children saying they... More 

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Ancaster, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

So my family and I decided to take a trip down the grand river from Paris to Brant Park, and so we did. It was an awesome trip for 3 major reasons. One owner Jamie Kent knew so much about river, about canoeing, and about nature. Second, it was awesome because the weather was great and the ride down the... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I've been several times over the years. The river is great for beginners. Love the landscape. My only concern is from arrival to when we enter the water is somewhat chaotic. Registering, paying, waiting and instruction prior to entering the river needs to be tightened up. Perhaps the arriving group can share in this issue. But I feel they have... More 

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ontario
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Terrible attitude, unsafe, mis-information, capsized boats, long waits, broken life vest, no bailers

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Bike trip through Mennonite country, St. Jacob, lunch at local farm. Amazing tour. 10/10. Friendly service, great knowledge of local sites by tour guide Sjoerd Christian

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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

My husband and I have used Grand Experiences 3 times and have enjoyed our self-guided canoe trips very much. The scenery and peaceful surroundings were nice, amazing day getaway from Toronto, it is only an hour drive. Since we were on our own and not on guided tour, I found they were thorough in explaining the tips, hazards (the trip... More 

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I recently spent the day with Grand Experiences doing their Flat Water Kayak Instructional course. We spent the morning at Pinehurst Lake Conservation Area learning the basic strokes and then paddled the Grand River from Paris to the Brant Conservation Area in the afternoon. Our instructor and guide Dan was very knowledgeable and shared lots of great info about what... More 

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