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Kokopelli Rafting Adventures

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Kokopelli Rafting Adventures is Santa Fe and Northern New Mexico's finest whitewater rafting guide service. Consistently ranked as Trip Advisors #1 provider in our category and recipient of Trip Advisor's Certificate of Excellence for 2015, 2016 and...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1401 Maclovia St, Unit A, Santa Fe, NM 87505-3292
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+1 505-983-3734
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took 10 of my buds on a bachelor party float with Kokopelli Rafting back in July of 2018. It was a fantastic experience. We did the full day race course but due to low water I was concerned it was going to be as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Nicholas C
Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you Nick! We're so glad you had a great time and the staff was able to deliver on our promise! We know how important these special occasions can be and strive to customize them where we can, and help you have the most fun...More

Reviewed September 10, 2018

What a great day!! Weather was glorious, We were partners in going down the river with instructions given by Billy and it was so much fun!! He also gave us little lectures on the history along the river...so much to see if you know where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Donna D
Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Hi Donna! Thanks for sharing your story! We had a great time rafting with you and your party!

Reviewed August 31, 2018

I organized a big conference in Santa Fe this past August. We offered a choice of excursions to the participants. The Kokopelli rafting tour on the Rio Grande was the most sought after choice. Kelly found a way of expanding the number of participants when...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Thank you Sergei. We enjoyed working with you and your team on this project and had tons of fun on the river with you all! Great work!

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

The Rio Grande looked very tame as we drove up to the meeting point and so I was somewhat dubious about how much we were going to enjoy ourselves. Our family, although with young children, all canoe regularly. I needn’t have been concerned, it was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Hi! Thanks for your review! Tame is a good way to put it -- still a great time on the water. Safety is one of our core values and every guide understands how their actions tie back to our guest having a wonderful experience. It...More

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Went with small kids, it was safe but exciting still (it was a bit of low water season), great guide, snacks and drinks at the end - overall a great day.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Julijamarija
Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Hi Julijamarija, thanks for your review. We're glad your family had a great day!

Reviewed August 23, 2018

Billy was our guide for this family trip, and he was fantastic! We have a little experience with paddles and rivers, but we learned so much from Billys experience and coaching that not only made it fun but we have a better understanding of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Boydanator
Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2018

Thank you for the fantastic review Boydanator! Billy enjoyed paddling with you and is *extremely* knowledgeable about the boats, how they perform, etc. He's one of our guide-school instructors and we're glad to have him. We're glad to have you too and appreciate your business....More

Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

We have a family of 6 with 4 children and cannot express how happy we are that we chose Kokopelli Rafting!! Their entire process was very easy for us to sign up through their website. Very punctual, professional and courteous. On top of all that,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vflores383
Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you Victor! Billy had tons of fun with you and your family. Safety is very important to us -- in part because we know it's important to you, and in part, because there's no other way to run adventure tours. Thanks for joining us!...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018

I took my 2 kids (12 and 14) and myself (52) and we had a lovely afternoon on the Rio Grande Race Course! Our guide was experienced, professional, and fun. We shared the raft with another family with a 12-year old and it was very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank zzumparo66
Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

Thank you for an objective review. We love the river when it's high or low, hot or cold, Spring or Summer. We believe if we can share our love for the river in different times, our guests will appreciate it more when it's not objectified,...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Very different run then the one I did 16 years ago when the Rio Grande was high. This time, the river was running low so I paddled a ducky kayak following terrific pro guide Isaac, he knows the river well! 'A great time maneuvering the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Bunny F
Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2018

We were so glad to have you Bunny. Thanks for stopping in and spending your half-day on the river with us. The Rio Grande is low, but still tons of fun and very playful with the right crew and right mindset. We may be biased,...More

Reviewed August 18, 2018

I don't usually take the time to do reviews, but our experience with Kokopelli Rafting was GREAT! Our guide was fantastic - very personable, funny and professional. If you like Rafting or want to try it for the first time, I highly recommend Kokopelli. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steven S
Kokopelli Rafti... A, General Manager at Kokopelli Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Thank you Steven, for taking the time to leave a review. David is a great guide and really loves rafting and sharing it with others! We hope you enjoyed your time in Santa Fe and look forward to rafting with you again soon!

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fooderp
July 21, 2018|
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Response from kokopellirafting | Property representative |
Hi, I'm not sure if I understand your question, but August is a great time to visit Santa Fe. Warm, sunny days and river rafting is a great way to cool off! Let us know if you're in town. We'd love to go rafting with you!
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BaySprings233
July 13, 2017|
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Response from kokopellirafting | Property representative |
Hi @BaySpring! We typically open around the last weekend in April. You can give us a call, place a no-obligation quote, and we can get you in our system for a the weekend nearest to the end of April. If it coincides with... More
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Ronald R
April 22, 2017|
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I didn't talk to anyone over the phone this morning as I was already on the river rafting.
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