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Sands Whitewater and Scenic River Trips

Address: 110 West Broadway, Jackson, WY 83002
Phone Number: 3077334410
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Ranked #22 of 98 Activities in Jackson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports, Adventure
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Owner description: Snake River Whitewater and Scenic Trips. On Whitewater, it's all or nothing! Get ready for great adventures with Sands White Water.
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We had an amazing time rafting on the Snake River. Sands Whitewater is well organized, managed, safety conscious, and provides a fantastic level 3 rafting adventure. The desk staff are very good and pleasant. The rapids were fantastic even in July. Our bus driver was fun and pointed out the sites as we went to the launch. The guides are... More

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We had an amazing combo float and white water trip w/breakfast on Aug. 4, 2014 (yes, I'm a little slow). The weather was cold and rainy for most of the trip, but we had a phenomenal time, thanks to the great front-desk staff and our guide, Ben. With the weather, the front desk staff suggested we wear wetsuits, and we... More

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Washington, DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

A few weeks ago, my boyfriend and I decided last minute to whitewater raft in Jackson. The Grand Teton lodge suggested Charlie Sands' Whitewater above all others, and they were right! And it was a very reasonable price compared with all the other ones as well. We had never been rafting before, but we're young and adventurous so we didn't... More

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4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Honestly, we booked here because the other outfitters in town who do more internet advertising were booked. Boy, did we luck out! This was by far the BEST scenic and whitewater outfitter! From the reservationist who helped us build a perfect day of rafting that fit our schedule, to the friendly check in staff and drivers, and of course, the... More

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Bedford, NY
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We took the whitewater rafting trip on the Snake River in early September (fairly low water). It combined the worst elements of a rafting trip and a float trip in one horrible afternoon. You get wet, wear an uncomfortable splash suit to avoid freezing, then sit in the sun being bored for almost all of a two-hour trip. The bus... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I purchased this trip as a Birthday present. He & I both loved it!!!!! Scooter made our trip first rate. If your interested in a scenic, wild ride, take a trip down the Snake River in August/September!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 via mobile

Guide staff were good young men. Reception staff was not friendly and seemed frustrated with guest. We did the all day scenic/white water with lunch. Lunch was a cold deli sandwich with two slices of turkey, thin tomato, and about two tablespoons of shredded lettuce. There was a bottle of water, snack size bag of chips, and a peanut butter... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We took a float & white water rafting trip down the Snake River with Sands in mid-August. My husband, me, and our 13 year old twins all had a terrific time! We did the 8 person raft and all got to row. The trips was well organized, well-run, had a good breakfast & wonderful guide, Mike. Even though he is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

My husband and I did a rafting trip on our honeymoon. I was very nervous because of a bad experience in the past. Sam was our guide and he was awesome. He helped me get rid of my fears and it was such a fun adventure. I would do another trip with Sands!

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Ramsey, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Our family had a wonderful day on Snake River with AJ as our guide. We did the 16 mile combo and it was well worth it. AJ was fantastic and made it fun for everybody. My two daughters (6 and 8) had a blast and wanted to go back down as soon as we were finished. The breakfast was good... More

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