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Boulder City River Riders

1400 Suite C, Boulder City, NV 89005
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Ranked #9 of 20 Activities in Boulder City
Type: Boat Tours
Description: Eco kayak tours in Black Canyon and Lake Mead. Kayak rentals
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English first
Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 via mobile

We rented a few canoes with some family/friends and did a two overnight trip on the river. This Company is simply amazing! They bent over backwards to ensure we knew where we going down river to camp and see the sights! Les and his team, including Froto the dog, thank you so much for the excellent service! We had an... More

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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My mom and I rented Kayaks for a full day paddle down the river and had an amazing time! The service we got was excellent. We were in a shuttle with one of the guides and some of his friends and they were really fun. When we got to the water at the bottom of the dam the view was... More

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Boulder City, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I went with my boyfriend and another family on the guided tour with Mike. It was absolutely beautiful, and something definitely worth seeing while you're in Las Vegas. I've lived here for 9 years and had never done it, I can't believe it! There are hot springs, cliff jumps, and beautiful scenery the whole way. Make sure to bring lots... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I am 54 and my wife a couple years younger. She doesn't swim much and bravely decided to join me on a tandem kayak down the Colorado River. We had never kayaked together for more than an hour. On this trip, Les dropped us off at Hoover Dam at 8am with a map. He picked up two famished and thrilled... More

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East Kootenays, B.C., Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014 via mobile

Great kayak trip from Hoover Dam launch to Eldorado Canyon pickup site. The distance is about 50 km. Perfect weather Feb. 9-11th. Picked up by Les and his lovely wife Susan who were very open to accommodating our needs. We choose to launch Sunday since no motorized boats except tour rafts allowed above Willow Beach Sundays and Mondays. Practically had... More

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Petaluma, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I vacationed in Las Vegas over the holidays and even though it was more chilly than expected, I came prepared as Les, the owner of Boulder City River Riders had prepped us regarding the weather and how best to dress for our adventure. I was very impressed with the knowledge of our guide and I felt safe, even though I'm... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Les picked us up right on time. Scott was our guide for the trip. They were both great, very friendly and knowledgable and put us at ease. The decription is exactly what we received. We had never kayaked before. It was very easy to learn and alot of fun. We got to experience the sauna cave and the hot springs.... More

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Ås, Akershus, Norway
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

We got picked up in the morning and provided with a lunch pack and plenty of water. We then met our guide, Mike, who was there just for the two of us. He would also take pictures with his water-proof camera and mail them to us afterwards. Mike was friendly and knowledgable, with lots of humor. We were shown several... More

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Brooklyn, New York
13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

This was an amazing trip and definitely the highlight of our trip to Las Vegas. Scott was our knowledgeable, chill, and all-round perfect guide. Our trip started almost immediately with an incredible walk through a pitch black cave to a natural sauna, finding our way with only touch to guide us, followed by a jump into the chilly river. Initiated,... More

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Huntington Beach, California, United States
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

Les picked us up from our hotel at 7am and we made the trek up to the dam. It was perfect! Since it is winter, we had the river almost to ourselves! Mike was our guide, and at 22 years old he already had 6 years of experience as a guide! You could tell he enjoyed what he was doing,... More

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