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Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours

155 Greenville Rd, Shirley Mills, ME 04485-4409
+1 207-695-0151
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1st time on the Kennebec

First experience whitewater rafting and it was great! We went on Kennebec. Our guide was Jack. He... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2015
Lindsey C
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Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania
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Moose Trip

We had a wonderful time on our moose trip. We saw two moose. It exceeded our expectations and our... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2015
tybeegal2014
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Savannah, Georgia
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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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Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

First experience whitewater rafting and it was great! We went on Kennebec. Our guide was Jack. He and Dylan (the guide for the second raft) made the ride there entertaining as well as an amazing lunch. Jack made us feel very safe and we had...More

1  Thank Lindsey C
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2015

Awesome! So glad that you had a great time on the Kennebec river trip with us. We hope to see you back again next summer!!

Reviewed July 30, 2015

We had a wonderful time on our moose trip. We saw two moose. It exceeded our expectations and our guide, Chris' knowledge of Maine moose was incredible. Although the ride to the pond where we canoed was about an hour, our guide Chris was able...More

Thank tybeegal2014
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2015

Excellent! We are so glad that you had a wonderful time and enjoyed the moose tour with us.

Reviewed July 25, 2015

Chris is a fine guide and did his best for us, showing us some good spots that could have moose at any given time. Unfortunately, mother nature didn't provide the show I was hoping for. We talked to some kayakers that were leaving the main...More

Thank TravlnForester
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2015

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We would love for you to have gotten moose pictures, too and hope that on a future visit to Maine, you are able to. Thanks again for joining us.

Reviewed July 22, 2015

After driving 2 1/2 hours to get to Greenville, we did not know we would spend another hour in the Northeast Whitewater van to get to the launch site for the canoes. We assumed since the office was so close to the lake we would...More

Thank Anne W
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2015

Thank you for sharing your expectations and your experience. Unfortunately, our moose tours are not on Moosehead Lake, though close by, there are not moose there for feeding and with the size of the lake it's not a place for us to take guests canoeing...More

Reviewed July 21, 2015

A quiet yet exciting trip to see Moose on Moosehead Lake. Guide was very knowledgeable, and was able to answer all questions clients (10 in total, including kids) had. We saw 2 moose on trip: one right ahead of us, on dirt road, as we...More

Thank patravelers2015
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2015

Glad to hear you had a great time! Thanks so much for sharing your experience.

Reviewed July 19, 2015

The trip was amazing and very patriotic, it was the 4th of July! The rapids were exciting and we had a great lunch. It can get a bit cold so watch out! Rileigh, Steph, and Gary were great guides and I hope you guys will...More

Thank Heather B
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2015

Thank you so much for sharing your experience! We are glad to hear you had a great time. You are absolutely correct, that when you are wet all day, it is so important to dress for the water not the weather. It's our goal to...More

Reviewed July 18, 2015

Chris was our guide for the Moose Safari we went on tonight, He did a fantastic job! We saw a total of 5 moose. Two moose (cows) while we were in the van heading to the pond and three moose (two cows and on bull)...More

Thank Christine W
watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2015

Christine, thank you so much! I'm so glad that you had a wonderful time. It was great that you could get away to the Moosehead Lake area, stay with us and see some moose. Thank you so much for sharing!!

Reviewed July 15, 2015

We had a wonderful Moose Safari last Sunday, Kristin did a good job, the van was comfortable and the brownies much appreciated. And thank you for supporting community events like the " Down town count down " .We won this trip during this event last...More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2015

Nori and Douglas, thank you so much for sharing with us and the Trip Advisor community your experience on our guided moose watching tours. We have been so glad to be able to participate in the Downtown Countdown for the last 2 years and love...More

Reviewed July 15, 2015

What an amazing trip from start to finish. The booking of the trip, the email correspondence, the accommodations for my son with food allergies and the ease that they all made you feel from beginning to end. The video and Photos were amazing we bought...More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2015

Thank you! This review makes it hard for me to wipe the smile off my face because you just said EXACTLY what we work to accomplish here at Northeast Whitewater for all of our guests everyday. It means a lot. Thanks so much. We look...More

Reviewed July 11, 2015

Our moose watching tour could not have been better! Not only did we see several moose, but we were much closer than I though we could get to them, making for some fantastic photo opportunities. Our guide, Chris, was excellent. The secluded pond where he...More

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watergrl79, Manager at Northeast Whitewater - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2015

Thank you so much for sharing your experience! Our secret, secluded moose pond is an amazing place. I'm glad you joined us and had a great time!

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alpinegato
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Response from watergrl79 | Property representative |
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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