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Allagash River Canoe Trip

Had a great time on the Allagash with Dave and others! Such pristine wilderness. Company & food... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2019
cranberry60
Great Allagash River Canoe Trp

We had a great experience on our trip last week. The equipment was first-rate, food was delicious... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2019
John S
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Franklin, Massachusetts
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

This trip was nothing short of amazing- from the scenery, to the adventure, to the food, to the expert guides. I look forward to doing more trips with this company in the future.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 30, 2017

Beautiful time in Maine - definitely a bucket list item that can confidently be crossed off. Cool landscapes, wildlife and time on the river. Dave and Tami went above and beyond to make the trip comfortable. Excellent guides, great canoe instructors and above all, good people to spend time with.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Wilderness_Dave, Owner at Canoe The Wild, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2017

Michael, Thanks for coordinating the group for the river trip. You all were lots of fun and easy to get along with. So nice we had the river to ourselves. Hope we can do it again someday!

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Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful trip with Dave and Tammi down the St Croix river! Excellent guides, they provided all the equipment and supplies and we just had to show up. They expertly instructed us on how to steer the canoes and took us through gradually more challenging waters as we built skills and confidence. Plus we explored a beautiful part of the world in a fun manner! I can't rate this operation highly enough - they really look after all the details.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Wilderness_Dave, Owner at Canoe The Wild, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2017

Mark, you and the crew were a pleasure to have on the river. Hope to see you again on another river trip someday!

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Reviewed October 20, 2016

My husband, 2 children (5 and 7 yrs), and I had an amazing time canoeing the St. Croix river. Our guide, Dave, was an excellent teacher, (before this trip we had little to no paddling experience). Dave was great in helping us navigate the small-medium rapids, he was a wonderful camp cook, he knew all about the terrain and wildlife we encountered, and he was patient and kind with the children, (we took many breaks to catch frogs, fish, salamanders, and check out many other things that young boys find interesting. The trip was meant to get us out of our element, away from electronics and other distractions, and just be together as a family out in the wild. It WORKED! The children got dirty, hiked, fished, explored, talked to each other, helped each other, got a few bumps and bruises, and worked hard in helping paddle. They didn't even mind paddling in our brief stint with pouring rain.
We had excellent camp food, great dessert (which was well earned), the coffee was always hot and ready when we needed it, and Dave supplied all the equipment needed.
I would recommend Canoe The Wild to anyone and everyone! It was a truly special adventure that we will remember forever.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

If I could rate 6 stars, I would. Our day on the St. Croix with Tami was perfect. We asked for help learning how to canoe in whitewater, and Tami was a perfect instructor for adults and teenagers. She suggested a better location than what we asked for, and she was right. We came away with great family memories, new skills in canoeing, and a teenager with even more interest in the wilderness than before.

Maine is the right place for family trips to the outdoors, and this is the right team to do it with.

Date of experience: August 2016
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