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Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours

155 Greenville Rd, Shirley Mills, ME 04485-4409
+1 207-695-0151
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Moose Safari without Moose is still AMAZING!

My husband, two daughters and I went on a moose safari by canoe last week and sadly, we didn't spot... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lainey1109
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Vienna, Virginia
First time white water rafting adventure!

Excellent rafting adventure down the Kennebec yesterday!! The whole guide team was knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
KellieBeth
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Medway, Massachusetts
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Daily whitewater rafting trips ideal for family rafting fun and the most adventurous spirits on the Kennebec and Penobscot rivers! Enjoy a grilled riverside BBQ, along with whitewater rafting thrills pitched to your comfort level, photos of your rafting adventure, information on the Maine outdoors, wildlife and a whole lot of fun! Package your whitewater rafting trip, Maine moose watching tour, canoe trip, waterfall hike or inflatable kayaking trip with any of our Moosehead Lake Things To Do. Whatever the adventure, be sure to join Northeast Whitewater Rafting - your adventure destination at Moosehead Lake for Things to do!
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155 Greenville Rd, Shirley Mills, ME 04485-4409
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband, two daughters and I went on a moose safari by canoe last week and sadly, we didn't spot any moose. I would have imagined being terribly disappointed but we were NOT. It was an amazing experience. Our guide, Ashley, was so interesting, fun...More

Thank lainey1109
Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent rafting adventure down the Kennebec yesterday!! The whole guide team was knowledgeable, funny, fun, and everyone made sure we all had a great time. Because of the team's prep and guidance all of my anxieties were eased before we even reached the river. Our...More

Thank KellieBeth
Reviewed 1 week ago

We (a family of 2 adults and 4 children aged 12 to 14) hired a private water moose safari in the afternoon (July 27, 2017), and had an unforgettable experience. As Ashley, our wonderful guide, drove one hour to the lake where we were to...More

Thank xramos
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this very kind, informative and honest portrayal of our moose tours! We are fortunate to provide a guest experience in nature with wonderful guides, spectacular scenery, wildlife and moose. It means so much to hear this experience was unforgettable. Thank...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Many years ago we booked a Moose Trip and Whiteriver rafting trip with this company, they were so fantastic we've booked every year since! Professional, fun, filled with adventures, and relaxing all in a weekend! Any worry you have about safety, let it go, they're...More

Thank PattyM03448
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much!!! We always look forward to seeing you! Being small isn't always easy, but personalization, fun and caring for our guests comes easy with the groups we take out on adventures with us. So glad that you have been a part of...More

Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

I booked a rafting trip in 2016 with Northeast Whitewater with my boyfriend and we had GREAT TIME. My daughter then begged to go on a rafting trip with "real rapids". And so the 2017, mother/daughter, high water- dam release trip was planned. Look these...More

Thank adksgirl
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2017

YAY! We are thrilled to hear you had a great time. Northeast Whitewater takes pride in our training program and having awesome guides. We are so glad to hear you will be back - can't wait! Thanks again!

Reviewed June 20, 2017

We tried to get in on one of the group tours. It never worked with our calendar. The private tour I thought was a bit pricey, but after debating, we decided it was vacation and we would chance it. I'm glad we did. The whole...More

Thank AngelaKW502
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 22, 2017

So glad to hear you had such a terrific time! You are right, the private trips can be pricey, but they are SO WORTH IT! It's wonderful to hear how much you enjoyed Ashley as your guide. She is a guests favorite here at Northeast...More

Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Bar Harbor in late May. We drove the 2 1/2 hours to Shirley Mills Maine for a moose viewing adventure with Northeast Whitewater. The staff at the lodge was very friendly and informative. After having the van checked for safety and loaded...More

Thank Wendy B
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2017

I just love it when people take the time to say so many nice things and explain what a great experience our moose watching tour and guides offer. Thank you so much!! We are glad you had such a wonderful time.

Reviewed May 20, 2017

So my friends and I are city people, so we decided on the canoe trip at 5 PM. Ashley is our guide and she knows so much information about the wildlife around you, besides the fact that she herself is full of information on dog...More

Thank raspicuzza
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 22, 2017

So glad that you enjoyed the pristine and natural setting of our remote woods tours to see moose. Helping folks to understand that we are taking guests to locations that moose live and call home, which is not directly in our back yard is really...More

Reviewed October 26, 2016

If you want to see Moose this is the company to do it with! We went out driving and canoeing looking for Moose to photograph with a fall foliage background. Not only did we see and photograph seven moose but we also tracked and photographed...More

Thank Mediphoto
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review of our moose watching tours! We are thrilled you had a great time, enjoyed the scenery, canoeing, fall colors and finding moose to photograph with us. We hope that you visit again.

Reviewed October 15, 2016

Just two of us went out in the morning with Ashley as our guide and had the best experience. She took us to all the spots where moose were likely to be given it was the rutting season. At this time of year the moose...More

Thank jhelean
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2016

Julie, thank you so much for sharing your experience and we are glad to hear of your positive success with Ashley as your guide! Agreed, the private safaris are exceptional and really personalized. Thanks again for joining us and enjoying our private moose tour. We...More

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alpinegato
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Our Kennebec river day trip meets at 9 and the day wraps up by 4 PM. We offer a grilled riverside BBQ of steaks, chicken and veg option. The trip from Lake Onawa is very close to Northeast Whitewater - say 20 minutes to... More
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