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New Wave Expeditions - Rafting

246, 5e Avenue, Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, Quebec G0A 4S0, Canada
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This trip is a WOW!

If you want to experience true whitewater rafting, this is it. The guides were extremely... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2018
cre8iveoncol
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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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Amazing experience! best staff

The staff here are amazing, they really want you to have a good time. Their energy kept us going... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
Hannah B
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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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Founded by two white water enthusiasts with more than 25 years of rafting experience between them on the Jacques-Cartier River near Quebec City, New Wave Expeditions’ only goal is to make sure you live an unforgettable adventure that will be remembered 10 years from now.
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246, 5e Avenue, Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier, Quebec G0A 4S0, Canada
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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

If you want to experience true whitewater rafting, this is it. The guides were extremely knowledgeable and entertaining and we got to raft through some thrilling and creatively named rapids. The included lunch was so much more lavish than we expected and we got to...More

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ENVrafting, Propriétaire at New Wave Expeditions - Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Thank you so much! It was a pleasure to have you on board! :)

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

The staff here are amazing, they really want you to have a good time. Their energy kept us going and gave me confidence to cliff jump and swim in the rapids! The river itself in beyond beautiful, especially in the fall. I felt safe and...More

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ENVrafting, Propriétaire at New Wave Expeditions - Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded October 16, 2017

Thank you so much! See you next time you visit Québec!

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Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

This was amazing day. We did the full day of rafting with the lunch and supper. This was the highlight of our trip to Quebec. All the guides were very knowledgeable and a lot of fun. You can tell they love their job. Our guide...More

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ENVrafting, Propriétaire at New Wave Expeditions - Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2017

Thanks! So great to read that we were your highlight in Quebec !!! :) Have a nice trip back and see you next time!! - Annie

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Reviewed August 21, 2017

Francois and the entire staff provided an amazing experience for myself and my 2 teenagers. The river in mid August was perfect for people without much rafting experience but still looking for some exciting and challenging rapids. I would sign up for the half day...More

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ENVrafting, Propriétaire at New Wave Expeditions - Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

Thank you so much, it's been a pleasure to have you rafting with us! We'll pass the word to Franck! See you next time you visit Quebec City! - Annie

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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

We want to thank you and your team for our rafting experience yesterday. Francois was our guide, and he was amazing. Very experienced, fun and motivating. We really appreciated his expertise. Charlie was also part of our expedition, and he had a great attitude as...More

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ENVrafting, Propriétaire at New Wave Expeditions - Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write this great review! It's been a pleasure to ride down the rapids with your family. See you next time you come in Quebec! - Annie

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Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

We were a group of four persons in the middle of summer. The rafting was great and our monitor was really entertaining. There are various activities (jump from a cliff, swimming in the rapids) that kids (and adults) will certainly enjoy). The only negative thing...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2017

Our family of three adults and two teenagers went on the half-day traditional Tewkesbury trip. We had only been on a white-watering rafting trip once before. Yet, we were able to do this trip with no problems. And, it was so much fun! Our guide...More

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ENVrafting, Propriétaire at New Wave Expeditions - Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

So glad you had such a good time! See you next time you visit Québec! -Annie

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Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the excursion .. the vibes and the energy of the place and the staff was outstanding !! I would recommend this trip for sure if you're looking for an extreme adventure .. beautiful river with amazing view. Very organized, safety protocol was...More

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ENVrafting, Propriétaire at New Wave Expeditions - Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2017

Thanks for this great review! Happy you had good times with our amazing staff :) ! - Annie

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Reviewed March 3, 2017

Best place to raft in Quebec city, i tried the three compagny in Quebec city and this is the best. It's the safest, funniest , most intimate one. They have the highest standard in the industry and professionalism is the key word here. Go experience...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

We're a 30 y/o couple totally new to rafting and had a fantastic experience. Franc and Wes were our instructors who were great fun, very knowledgeable and ensured everyone was safe the entire time. I can't speak for experienced rafters, but if you are a...More

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