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Grand Experiences Canoe & Kayak Outfitter - Day Tours

113 Grand River St N, Paris, Ontario N3L 2M4, Canada
+1 888-258-0441
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Easy canoe from Paris to Brantford

The young guys running the shop were friendly. They didn’t reply any of my emails but I managed to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
sunshinelpc
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toronto
Great expoerience

Very friendly staff at the store on the main street in Paris get you off in your canoe quickly and... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2017
bdaltyben
,
Uxbridge, Canada
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible16%
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“the river” (43 reviews)
“three times” (4 reviews)
“brant park” (6 reviews)
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113 Grand River St N, Paris, Ontario N3L 2M4, Canada
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+1 888-258-0441
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"small rapids"
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"great afternoon"
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"self guided"
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"conservation area"
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"friendly service"
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"glen morris"
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"jamie"
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"kayak"
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"paddling"
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"water"
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"beginners"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The young guys running the shop were friendly. They didn’t reply any of my emails but I managed to talk to them by phone. Canoe is new and clean. The section from Paris to Brantford is quite easy, we did a short hike, and cool...More

1  Thank sunshinelpc
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

Very friendly staff at the store on the main street in Paris get you off in your canoe quickly and easily. The paddle itself could not be easier. We had two adults and a seven year old in one canoe. The journey itself took about...More

1  Thank bdaltyben
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

Popped into Grand Experiences to inquire on the availability of a couple kayaks. This was a last minute request during the busy season as another local rental company misplaced my reservation and had nothing available. Grand Experiences was unable to drop off a canoe for...More

Thank Jason G
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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We spent a day with Jamie from Grand Experiences learning kayaking skills and practicing our technique. We started at Pinehurst Conservation Area in Paris for a half day instruction and then the afternoon was spent paddling the Grand River from their launching point in Paris....More

Thank Cathie D
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful time canoeing down the Grand river. Most of the time we were gently drifting down the river enjoying the views. There are few houses on that stretch. We watched a hawk catch a fish. Saw the twitching ears...More

Thank John T
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Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Rented a kayak for my daughter so we could spend some time on the grand river. The rental process was easy and we kayaked from the rental centre to Brant Park. Our rental included shuttle back to Paris but we didn't need to use the...More

1  Thank McGregor4
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Reviewed May 30, 2017

I've been to this place three times for different sections of Grand River, the first time on a canoe tour (Cayuga), the second time on a kayak tour (Glen Morris to Paris), and the third time just for canoe rental. I like the Cayuga tour...More

1  Thank Loominus
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Reviewed December 7, 2016

This company has been in business for a long time and knows what they are doing. They have a choice of canoes and kayaks, and provide the necessary safety equipment for your trip. The company delivers to the launch point, and picks up the equipment...More

Thank Rustic_Rover
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Reviewed August 18, 2016

Had a great weekend - two days of kayaking with Grand Experiences. They were very accommodating - wanting to make sure we got the experience we were looking for. Jamie, the owner, looked after us and was wonderful. Fabulous value for the money - lunches...More

1  Thank MuskokaMary
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Reviewed July 4, 2016

our group was made up of 27 young seniors(ages 58-82). the organizer put a lot of effort into the arrangements, and double checking them. we arrived expecting 2 lrg rafts but rec'd instead 1 lrg raft and 2 sm rafts tied together....during our trip down...More

9  Thank ramr100
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