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Pocono Whitewater

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1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2770
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A Blast Every Time!

I have been going to Pocono Whitewater every year with my family for maybe the past 6 or 7 years... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2017
cajeanpaul
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Rafting trip

Ten of us went white water rafting in the summer. The ages ranged from 10 to 60. Great fun was had... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2016
Barbara M
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Boothwyn, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“family style”(19 reviews)
“dam release”(55 reviews)
“potato salad”(15 reviews)
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There’s something fun here at Pocono Whitewater for every level of adventurer! Choose from our family style rafting, our Dam Release Gorge rafting, and our multiple combination trips. Try our most popular adventure: The Big Day Out! In addition to...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2770
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Reviewed April 9, 2017 via mobile

I have been going to Pocono Whitewater every year with my family for maybe the past 6 or 7 years and can I say we all have a blast every time! Several years ago I tried to make a review for his place but was...More

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Pocono W, Owner at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2017

Thank you!! We truly appreciate your feedback and kind words! Thank you for being detailed and letting everyone know what you love about the river! We can't wait to have you at Pocono Whitewater this year!

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Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Ten of us went white water rafting in the summer. The ages ranged from 10 to 60. Great fun was had by all.The lunch that was given out was very good.

Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

Booking our trip was easy and a pleasure, Nikki in marketing was able to give me all the information I needed, she booked our trip, we arrived and hadn't had any problems getting our tickets. The guides were fun, very entertaining. We went on a...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2016

My family which includes 4 adults and 2 kids ages 9 and 12 had the Dam Release Whitewater Rafting. After we were dropped off by the bus we walked quite far to get to the river. So it's not easy to bring the bucket full...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2016

We did the Whitewater (Dam Release) trip last weekend with our 12 year old and had a blast. The trip was well organized and a ton of fun. The guides were awesome, funny, and fun - especially AJ and Sandy (even though one of them...More

1  Thank jfab1
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Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

Easy and Fun - Well organized and nice. The staff it excellent and helpful. Made our mini vacation fun and exciting.

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Reviewed September 5, 2016

We went Labor Day weekend 2016 and it was packed. My three friends and I had a raft all to ourselves. There were probably about 20 rafts in our session filled with people of all different experience levels. At times it did feel like we...More

1  Thank Amy L
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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Expect to get wet and hit Rapids. We did the dam release and the water was warm even though it was seemingly cold in the morning. Our guides were so friendly and nice (Austin and Caroline) and they gave us a lot of freedom to...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2016

First, let me preface my three star rating with the fact that this was the first rafting trip I ever went on so it's hard to know for sure how it compares. My 21 year old daughter and I took the "upper gorge" trip in...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2016

I have to start by saying that I rate this as 5 Stars because of the staff. The staff was extremely friendly, knowledgeable, funny and professional. There was not a single occasion where we felt unsafe. The experience was fun and only mildly challenging. I...More

Thank Ken C
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Krista506
May 18, 2018|
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Response from Joseph N | Reviewed this property |
The weather will be bad.
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Serf4394
August 7, 2017|
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Response from mpigeon11 | Reviewed this property |
Not scary at all. If the water is running high, do the family trip.
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ekm347
July 19, 2017|
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Response from lbft100 T | Reviewed this property |
they give you a water 'proof' plastic bucket to carry your lunch in. ours was watertight. If you buy their lunches, they come.in water resistant bags.
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