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“Come on in, the water's fine!”
Review of Whitewater Express

Whitewater Express
Ranked #1 of 4 Tours in Columbus
Certificate of Excellence
Phenix City
Level Contributor
159 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
“Come on in, the water's fine!”
Reviewed July 1, 2013

Tons of fun. Great guides and right in town. easy ride in the morning, much more exciting in the afternoon.

Visited July 2013
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Atlanta, Georgia
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36 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Enjoy rafting and sight seeing”
Reviewed June 22, 2013

Guides there will give lessons if you need them. There is a little stand there that sells drinks and snacks so that helps. Bring camera if you are there to sight see. Right in the center of downtown so you are close to lots of restaurants.

Visited May 2013
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Columbus, Georgia
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460 reviews
211 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
“Fun experience, but you'll probably flip”
Reviewed June 11, 2013

Leave your car keys and cell phones in your car! A new experience for downtown Columbus, whitewater rafting has emerged. Billed as the longest "urban" course in the country, it's 2.5 miles of fun, mostly Class II rapids. But, if you go late in the day - after four, when the water is up (controlled by an upstream dam) - you'll have more fun and the rapids get better. You'll probably flip because your raft mates are inexperienced, but who cares. You'll be quickly picked up, adding to the fun. Whitewater Express, the only vendor for rafting, does a nice job. They have experienced guides and they run an efficient operation. Their location is a little tricky to find, across the river in Phenix City. Check their map for directions.

Visited May 2013
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