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Address: Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Phone Number: (506) 663-9530
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Family excursion

This was an awesome and fun excursion! The guides were great and very informative about the river system and islands that we visited. We had teenagers, adults and seniors in our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2016
Vickie K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

This was an awesome and fun excursion! The guides were great and very informative about the river system and islands that we visited. We had teenagers, adults and seniors in our group (most had never kayaked before) and each and every one of us had such a wonderful experience! I would highly recommend taking advantage of seeing the beautiful and... More 

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Fredericton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2016

Right from the initial phone call to the hand shake good bye, our guide John Kelly made us feel welcome with his easy going nature and great sense of humor. We did the St Martins tour and it was beautiful! John and Dan Coates explained everything that we would need to know for a safe trip and their knowledge of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

We paddled from Tucker park beach around several islands in the Saint John river. Jim, our guide was very accommodating. He let us set the paddling pace and gave us time to explore one of the islands at our leisure. We also enjoyed a light snack including local delicacies of dulce and herring. It was such a laid back ,... More 

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Jim D, Guide at River Bay Adventures, responded to this review

I too enjoyed our outing. It was a pleasure to meet you guys. Thanks for joining me. Cheers, Jim More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

Vi were a group of 10 with average skills in kayaking. From start to finish we were very well looked after. We had kids in our group and they had the possibility to use single kayaks in the end of the tour. On our break on a great little island we were given home made snacks and Offered different kind... More 

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Jim D, Guide at River Bay Adventures, responded to this review

It was indeed a beautiful day. So glad the kids got to paddle the singles on their own, and take part in the "mock rescue" ; hanging on to the bow and stern of my kayak. It was a blast! Cheers, Jim More 

Gaithersburg, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

We arrived in Saint John on a cruise ship and had about 9 hours to experience the area. I had been in touch with Jim beforehand and had arranged a kayak excursion for myself, my husband, my 17-year-old daughter, and her boyfriend. Jim met us at Tucker Park with 2 double kayaks for us, as well as his own kayak.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

We had the best day! This was the first time my husband and I had been kayaking with our son. Jim was an incredible guide. He was experienced, prepared, knowledgeable and friendly. The river was beautiful (of course) and it was a highlight of our trip. Thank you Jim!

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Jim D, Guide at River Bay Adventures, responded to this review

I am so glad you guys enjoyed the paddle and was flattered to hear your son wants to teach people to kayak when he is older. Thanks for your kind words; it was my pleasure to be your guide. The view from the middle of the Kennebecasis never gets old! Cheers! More 

Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I caught wind of Jim @ River Bay Adventures through the central info center in St. John the evening before we wanted to go out on the water. We knew it was a long shot to book something legit so last minute but Jim came through and helped us book an amazing trip with him for the... More 

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Jim D, Guide at River Bay Adventures, responded to this review

I love it when a plan comes together! It was a blast having you guys out that day to experience the Bay of Fundy and Caves from a Kayak. Thanks for the review, we appreciate it! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough good about the experience we had with River Bay Adventures. Our tour guides, John & Jim, were excellent and I am happy to have met them. Both went out of their way to accommodate my family. They treated us like they had known us forever and really took time with our kids, especially catering to our... More 

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Jim D, Guide at River Bay Adventures, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words Lara. It was our pleasure to have you and your family out Kayaking. You guys got to see and visit some of the hidden gems of our area! We really appreciate your feedback. More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

I booked an outing with River Bay Adventures back in July, and then a week before we were supposed to go, it was cancelled. He said that he would be out of town and he couldn't find a guide to do the tour. I'm glad he gave me some advance notice, but still bummed. Just wanted to put a review... More 

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Saint John, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Our kayaking adventure could not have been more perfect. The equipment was top notch, our guides informative and friendly. One of our party was timid about kayaking for the first time, and the guide stepped right up changing from a one man to a two man kayak, putting our friend in the front. It created a ten star experience for... More 

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