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Make memories on the beautiful rivers of Oregon! Since 1978, Sun Country Tours has provided unforgettable river adventures that connect people with each other and with our incredible natural world. Looking for an iconic outdoor experience during...more
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

River rafting was not on my bucket list (someone in our group)... but what a ride and adventure ... glad we did it .... Harris was a great guide and very knowledgeable about the river and history of the area

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mari S
meeshmercer, Manager at Sun Country Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Thank you so much for rafting with us, Mari! We'll let Harris know you appreciated his guiding :)

Reviewed September 20, 2018

We planned our son's 15th birthday party in mid-September as a Big Eddy raft trip. The six kids had a boat to themselves (plus the guide) and had a great time! A very well run trip from start to finish. The group then walked over...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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meeshmercer, Manager at Sun Country Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Happy Birthday to your son! Thank you for celebrating with us and we hope to see you again next year!

Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We had an extremely wonderful time with Sun County Tours rafting the Big Eddy with our guide, Getz. We got soaked, had many thrills and a truly terrific experience. Highly recommend for a lifetime memory. We had never been rafting before; Getz kept us safe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Shirley2223
meeshmercer, Manager at Sun Country Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hi Shirley2223, we will let Getz know you appreciated his guiding, and we hope you'll come rafting with us again!

Reviewed September 14, 2018

It was my first time on a rafting tour and it was INCREDIBLE! Everyone, from the person at the counter, to the bus driver, to the guides were super nice and helpful, making our whole experience a blast! Clint, our guide, explained everything really good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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meeshmercer, Manager at Sun Country Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Thank you for rafting with us, Tefhormiguitaviajera! We hope to see you again next year!

Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I have never been white water rafting, and the Big Eddy was what was suggested. It was about an hour of active rafting, which for our first time and skill level was just enough. Our guide was very friendly and informative, and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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meeshmercer, Manager at Sun Country Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you so much for rafting with us, E B K! Hope to see you again next year :)

Reviewed September 3, 2018

We did the Big Eddy raft trip from Sunriver. Not a long trip and the water was cold (be sure to ask for some warm gear from the office before you leave and they happily lend you pants/jacket at no cost). The trip was better...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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meeshmercer, Manager at Sun Country Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

So glad you had fun, travelbug2004! Thank you for your review :)

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We were a little nervous about our trip down the Deschutes but our guide was awesome! Six was very informative & made the whole experience a blast! Sun Country tours is the way to go! The picked us up right in Sunriver & dropped us...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

Had a great time with our awesome crew on our raft! We rocked down the river with our guide Jackie! Had a great time with my husband Doug,and great people we met Nate and Ashley from San Francisco! I am 62 and lovin the adventures!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

I would reccommend this to anyone travelling through Bend, it was an amazing experience and the staff were very helpful in talking about the river itself and negotiating the rapids!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tom G
Michelle M, Manager at Sun Country Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 31, 2018

Thank you for rafting with us, Tom!

Reviewed August 29, 2018

Our family of 6, ranging in age from 7-72 had a fantastic time riding the Big Eddy! Joining us was a father with 2 young sons (same ages as our grandsons). Guide "Six" was informative & funny, and he kept the parents focused even while...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Michelle M, Manager at Sun Country Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thank you for rafting with us, kathleenm1447! Yes, you WILL get wet on the Big Eddy Thriller :) We'll let Six know you appreciated his guiding, and we hope to see you again!

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julieshaner
July 19, 2016|
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Response from Michelle M | Property representative |
All of our trips are appropriate for kids 6 and older, and for smaller children who aren't comfortable paddling, there is the option of sitting at the very front of the raft for maximum splashes, or further back inside the... More
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mothertime
April 9, 2015|
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Response from meeshmercer | Property representative |
Hi mothertime, thank you so much for your interest in rafting with us during your visit. We offer four white water rafting trips, ranging from part-day trips to all day trips. Some of the considerations are where you are... More
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