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Tides run Hard

An absolutely must do when you are in the area. Of course you should be an adventurous person who... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
leissp
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Toronto, Canada
You will enjoy the ride!

A truly wild and breath-taking ride as the bore tide consumes the Shubenacadie River. The scenery... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
sweetberries424242
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236-9865 Rte, South Maitland, Nova Scotia B0N 2H0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An absolutely must do when you are in the area. Of course you should be an adventurous person who doesn't mind getting wet. These tides are incredible. One minute you are walking on a sand bar outside of Maitland and the next cresting waves over...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

A truly wild and breath-taking ride as the bore tide consumes the Shubenacadie River. The scenery was spectacular along the banks as we rode down river waiting for the incoming tide. Then the fun began as the river swelled from the oncoming tide. The only...More

Thank sweetberries424242
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did the tidal bore rafting during the extreme tides in August. Absolutely a must do activity! Morgan made sure we hit all the best waves and was helpful if any of us fell into the water. I would definitely recommend this activity to everyone...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an amazing experience as all the reviews tell you. Our driver guide Kyle was a 10 out of 10. This review will focus on some practical aspects that will help you plan your day: - the facility building is very sparse. Smelly portapotties...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the 2 hour up river tour. It was amazing. Our Captain/Guide was Haley and she was fantastic. I would highly recommend this place and from what I heard from the people on the other boats, all the Captains are fantastic.

Thank Adam L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was THE best part of our two week trip around NB, PEI, Cape Breton, and NS!!! Everyone in the family (2 adults, 2 kids) loved it. After the first wave, we wanted more and we sure got it. Our guide, Burton, was fantastic making...More

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family had an amazing time riding the tidal bore at it's wildest time of the month! This is the second year that we have done this adventure but brought more family members to enjoy the ride. Kyle was an amazing tour guide! So much...More

Thank heidigrover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an experience to be had while visiting Nova Scotia! Make sure you wear clothes you don't mind getting wet or muddy - you will be wearing a life jacket. Wear water shoes, wear board shorts, wear a sports bra. Do not wear your...More

Thank akosinski
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great family friendly day outing. Everything from the boats to the mud sliding is just a blast. Bring old clothes and be ready to lose your shoes. Definetly a summer must do. If you go, request Burton to be your guide. Overall...More

Thank Nick L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the waves awesome the thrill over the top our guild kyle was just great not only did he give us an excellent thrilling run on the river he added interesting comments about things along the river like pointing an eagles nest would do again in...More

Thank Ken T
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Goatia
January 2, 2018|
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Response from Sandy H | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely a supervised child can go. They have all the safety gear and are all certified. Everybody wears a life vest. The water will be OK in June but not like august or September and rain suites are provided to block... More
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