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Wilderness Tours

503 Rafting Rd, Foresters Falls, Township of Whitewater Region, Ontario K0J 1V0, Canada
+1 888-723-8669
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Thrilling day with the Family

Our family of 4 (kids 11 & 13) enjoyed a full day family rafting tour. The guides took the time at... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sasha E
Great experience, awesome guides.

Stayed 2 nights for a bachelor party. We had a killer time, water was cold but that didn't slow us... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kiegelmann
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Wilderness Tours is a 600-acre adventure resort situated on the shores of the Ottawa River. Just an hour west of Ottawa and the National Capital Region, Wilderness Tours is Canada's premier adventure resort. With accomodations and activities for every budget, Wilderness Tours is everyone's ultimate playground. Bungee jump, whitewater raft, rockclimb, kayak, stand-up paddle board, mountain bike, or simply relax on one of our two beautiful beaches. Featuring the best nightlife in the Ottawa Valley, Rafters Restaurant and Bar is the place to be every night of the week. Don't miss our outdoor movie theatre, communal campfires, beach volleyball tournaments, and weekend DJ parties.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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503 Rafting Rd, Foresters Falls, Township of Whitewater Region, Ontario K0J 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family of 4 (kids 11 & 13) enjoyed a full day family rafting tour. The guides took the time at the start to give us an overview of the day as well safety procedures. The kids were a little nervous about falling out of...More

1  Thank Sasha E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights for a bachelor party. We had a killer time, water was cold but that didn't slow us down. The guides we awesome and let us have our fun. Only thing that was a bummer was not being allowed to have a camp...More

1  Thank Kiegelmann
wildernesstoursjoe, Owner at Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We appreciate it. While the water is cold in the spring, the Ottawa River provides an unbelievable rafting experience. Wet suits are available and complementary in May. With great rafting, nightly entertainment and good, hearty food, Wilderness Tours is the...More

Reviewed May 16, 2017

We just finished booking a bachelor party for 40 guys with Wilderness Tours. The staff did a phenomenal job organizing the itinerary and coordinating our varying needs. Exceptional customer service. Looking forward to a great trip this summer!

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

Hello everyone, My name is Colleen and im going to let you in a little review of my very first trip of rafting high water. I have done many runs down the Ottawa river the past 11 years and this one was by far the...More

Thank Colleen S
wildernesstoursjoe, Owner at Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Dear Colleen, Thank you very much for review and look forward to hosting you again. Your description of a high water weekend is bang on. The only thing I wish to add is that no one has to run the big rapids if it's not...More

Reviewed April 26, 2017

This summer will be my 10th trip to Wilderness Tours and it never fails to let us know. I have organized groups from 10 people to 140 people over the years and everyone remembers it as a highlight of their summer. If you get the...More

Thank Jordan R
wildernesstoursjoe, Owner at Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2017

Jordan, We sincerely appreciate your kind comments. Treating our guests as family and "sharing the magic" found in whitewater has been our passion for the past 4 decades. I am pleased my children, Joel and Katie, are on board to continue that tradition well into...More

Reviewed March 9, 2017

I have done white water rafting here many times and have LOVED it each and every time!!! I have gone as a group of adults three times and camped and took my cheerleaders as a team building activity last spring. I have to say that...More

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Reviewed January 6, 2017

Attended the kayak school, enjoyed the sessions and made improvements to my whitewater abilities. Camping with meals was good. Lots to do evenings as well

Thank BrugalRum
Reviewed December 19, 2016

I have done the river rafting once here, and it was good. I have done the jet boats 3 times, good also. I purchased 2 wagjag as a gift, which were not used. The purchase price was $180.00. I have phoned and FB the company...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed November 15, 2016

We first went to Wilderness Tours in 2013. My sons spent the week in the Teen Kayak class, while my husband was in the intermediate kayaking class through our local AMC group. I got to read and hike the week away. We stayed in a...More

Thank Christine B
Matt M, Director of Sales at Wilderness Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2016

Christine, Thanks for your review. We love seeing the AMC group every year over the last 10 years! We look forward to seeing your family again on the Ottawa this summer. Don't forget if your son books his keener clinic before the new year you...More

Reviewed October 8, 2016

I can guarantee you that with your trip to Wilderness tours there will not be a moment to feel "what do i do next" they have so many activities for all age group that you are constantly engaged. Food is great and Staff are the...More

Thank SantyShr
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anp0
I have a child with a peanut allergy. Should I be concerned snout staying here with the meal plan? Any experiences?
August 22, 2016|
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Response from samyaffe | Reviewed this property |
They don't tend to use peanuts and nuts in the kitchen and they are very easy to communicate with, but it's not a nut-free facility. That said, I've been safely taking my anaphylactic son there for years and have never had a... More
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David H
What is the cost for the food package per person (we would be coming in an RV)?
August 6, 2016|
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Response from wildernesstoursjoe | Property representative |
For guests staying in an RV, a hook up is $29/night for water and electricity. If a hook up is not required, then there is no charge for an RV. We require all our guests overnighting with us who are not on a package, to... More
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mandy_1979
Can you visit for the day without rafting?
July 30, 2016|
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Response from Matt M | Property representative |
yes, we have resort options available.
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