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Rainbow River Canoe and Kayak

Dunnellon, FL, USA
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About Rainbow River Canoe and Kayak
Rainbow River Canoe and Kayak is located at the end of the Rainbow River on the Withlacoochee River. Park your car and ride our upriver shuttle to the paddling destination of your choice. On either river, you float downstream back to your car. We offer the largest selection of canoes and kayaks in the area, Old Town Canoes and 'sit-in' Kayaks and Ocean Kayak 'sit-on-tops'.
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All reviews rainbow river kp hole fish highly recommend this company these guys paddle boards nice equipment peaceful trip phone call great adventure the water is crystal clear one person drop off point staff was very friendly no alcohol rent kayaks state park
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had found this attraction through research and initially felt that a 2 hour drive from Orlando, too far. We changed our minds and 'gave it a go'. It was an absolute highlight of our whole vacation and I cannot recommend it enough. Be aware...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank cornish_frogboy
Reviewed August 31, 2019

Thanks to Steve and his team for shuttling us for my most recent Rainbow river trip. This is the second time I have used this outfitter. They are very friendly and knowledgeable about the River and share current information pertinent to my excursion that day....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank kellykayaker
Reviewed August 28, 2019 via mobile

Love these guys! Been coming here for over 15 years, I’ve never been disappointed! The staff genuinely cares that you enjoy your time on the river! See you guys soon! Thanks for an amazing day!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank jjindasouth
Reviewed August 10, 2019

We stayed in nearby Belleview and came up for a day trip on the Rainbow River. We made our reservations via a phone call and earned a nice little 10% discount for booking ahead. On arrival Steve was amazing. Just a genuinely nice guy -...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JWils0n
Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

We had a really good time canoeing on the river, and the staff was very friendly and professional throughout the entire experience. Nothing but good things to say. Very pet-friendly experience with them as well and our dog loved their cat.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank briana968
Reviewed July 10, 2019

I brought a friend there on her 57th birthday which is today and we had such a wonderful time. The staff was friendly from the reservation yesterday to the end of the trip today. The Rainbow River was wonderful peaceful and the sighting of wildlife...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank ButterflyJAngel
Reviewed July 8, 2019

We rented a canoe and 2 paddle boards from Rainbow River Canoe and Kayak, and we all agreed, they were GREAT! The Rainbow River your was everything they said it would it be. They told us how long it would take, and warned us about...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank Porkcub13
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

Chipper staff and very knowledgeable about the area and river. We had a blast on the rainbow- saw otters, birds, turtles, tons of fish!! You can see straight down- the water is crystal clear. Definitely will be coming back. Thanks Steve!

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Anne Phillips B
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

Excellent experience! The river is as clear and beautiful as the pictures. Heavenly. The rental process was super easy. All done on my phone is a few minutes. They dropped us off up the river and we paddled down with the current. The owner or...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Trek726327
Reviewed April 19, 2019

I have been doing business with this company for several years. I sometimes bring large groups, some with their own boats, some that rent, and every occasion has been flawless. One time some of the group got lost and messed up the departure time and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Response from cornish_frogboy | Reviewed this property |
The one that I used only has kayaks. Other companies in the area do tubes. The area can best be described as a state park around which several diverse companies have sprung up to meet demand for floating aids. The one that... More
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2031bwing
July 16, 2017|
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Response from Marc M |
yes. shuttle fee is $15 to KP Hole where you can put your kayak in.
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dannyshehee
August 2, 2016|
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Response from Greg B | Reviewed this property |
Hello, if you paddle about 2 hours, if you let the current take you could be a little over 3 hours.
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