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Rafting the Kennebec in September.

We just returned from our rafting trip on Monday. We rafted the Kennebec on 9/16/18. We have rafted... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
174stacyb
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Lynn, Massachusetts
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Guide was amazing and so were the rapids 10/10. Overall a very pleasant experience. Will definitely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sean p
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Hull, Massachusetts
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Located on the National Scenic Byway, just steps from the Dead River. The West Forks is the center of outdoor recreation in western Maine and attracts visitors each season who come to enjoy the area's many activities.Rafting trips include helmet...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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2981 US Rte 201, West Forks, ME 04985-5046
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We just returned from our rafting trip on Monday. We rafted the Kennebec on 9/16/18. We have rafted with US Rafting for 4 years and would not go anyplace else! We always have a excellent time and our party (of 9 this year) agree that...More

Thank 174stacyb
usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We are happy that you had a wonderful time!! You are part of the US family and we can't wait for next season to start!! See you and your friends then!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Guide was amazing and so were the rapids 10/10. Overall a very pleasant experience. Will definitely be returning.

Thank sean p
usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Sean. We are happy that you had a great time!! Welcome to the US Rafting family!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My group of 10 had such a BLAST. We go every year with US rafting and always have the best time. We stay at the bunk houses and its always so awesome! We had Taylor as our guide this year. She was amazing! She is...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Nicole! We are happy your group had a fantastic time! Can't wait for next season!! Happy Rafting!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every day was sunny on our weeks vacation EXCEPT the day we went white water rafting! Nevertheless, US Rafting made our first experience fun and adventurous! The outside temp was 68' and the water temp was 65' so it was highly recommended that we rent...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad that you had fun even though it was rainy!! Team Extreme is amazing!! We hope to have you come back and join us again!! Welcome to the US Rafting Family!!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My time at u.s was amazing. My guide was amazing her name was Taylor. She was funny and made the hold trip down the river an experience to remember. Thank you Taylor for a wonderful experience!

Thank sheaperkins1234
usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you!! We are happy you had a fantastic time! I will let Taylor know!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is my fourth year returning to the Forks for rafting with this company. Hands down best company to go through. Guides are always helpful and humorous. They take safety very serious, while yet keeping you in laughs the entire time. Food is always great...More

Thank Victoria P
usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Victoria. We are happy that you enjoy your adventures with us. Welcome to the US family!! See you soon! Happy Rafting!

Reviewed August 13, 2018

Just a quick note to call out the excellent job of Johnny Mac and US Rafting. Johnny guided my family and friends on the Kennebec on August 10. I've been rafting at least once a year for 8+ years. Since my wife and kids started...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Thank you Tim!! We are so happy that you had a fantastic time with us! I forwarded Johnny Mac your email so he could see it. Welcome to the US Rafting family!!!

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely LOVED U.S. Rafting! We go yearly with them. Benefits of U.S Rafting include 1)a later check-in time than other companies (due to them being higher up on in the Forks),2) a shorter bus ride to the drop in also due to being higher...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you Stephanie!! We are so glad you had so much fun! The wild life around us is beautiful. We are happy that you have joined the US family!! Can wait to see you again.

Reviewed July 30, 2018

US Rafting has the most knowledgeable and friendly guides in Maine. All were extremely fun and understood the river like no other guide I've had. Highly highly recommend US Rafting.

Thank Brian B
usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Thank you Brian! We are happy that you have fun! I will let the guides know you enjoyed them!

Reviewed July 30, 2018

We rafted the Kennebec yesterday with US Rafting and we had such an AMAZING TIME! Every staff member made us feel so welcome. Clear directions, with a focus on safety, were much appreciated. Our time on the river was perfect- the class 3 and 4...More

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usrafting2018, Manager at U.S. Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Thank you! We are happy that you enjoyed hanging out with us!! Welcome to the US family!

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If you stay in the Lodge they do, but if you are just rafting you need to bring your own.
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