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Shubenacadie River Runners Review

I went on a run just today, and it was a lot of fun!! Best time of my life. We had Jason as a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alex L
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My wife and I enjoyed the 2 hour rafting trip on the river. I’ve rafted other rivers that we’re... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Vancouver, BC
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| 8681 Glooscap Trail Route 215, Maitland, Nova Scotia B0N 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went on a run just today, and it was a lot of fun!! Best time of my life. We had Jason as a guide, and he was the best tour guide ever. We are visiting from Vermont, and are staying in Shubenacadie. I believe...More

1  Thank Alex L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed the 2 hour rafting trip on the river. I’ve rafted other rivers that we’re wilder but this was unique. It was amazing to be down in the river basin as the tide came in. Our captain, Kevin, was excellent at...More

Thank rdclarke
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great fun! The company is first rate. They have a small washroom and a couple of showers as well as providing hot drinks after the trip. There are a lot of outfits doing the same thing but River Runners are more established. We hit some...More

1  Thank Adam S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Awesome trip with guide Chelsey. We did the 2 hr trip with Kids from 8-14. Everyone loved it, very professional company and great guide. So much fun!!!!

Thank kdrabs2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in the company boss Brian's boat and had a wonderfully fun time. It combined excitement, local interest, nature and lots of water culminating in a deliberate dip in the river wearing my lifejacket (it was a very warm summer). Unmissable (just don't be...More

Thank Aidan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, 13-year-old daughter, and I joined five other passengers and one experienced and friendly river pilot (Rachel) for a two-hour adventure on the tidal bore. Rachel told us about the tidal bore and the area's history and helped us find bald eagles as we...More

Thank PamAJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we left NS we asked the teenagers what the best thing was about the trip... all agreed it was the Shubenacadie River Runners trip. It was my third time and I am always impressed. Our guide, Robyn, was so knowledgeable and made the experience...More

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised how much I enjoyed my experience yesterday. The weather was perfect and our guide David was very good. I have to admit the day of the event I was seriously considering canceling. However after reading all the reviews my fears were...More

Thank gssimms
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first experience with a raft trip. I could not have had a better experience today. Kevin, our pilot was fantastic and provided the color to the trip that enhanced our experience even more with his information and history of the area. Your company provides...More

Thank bmbina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really fun and intense experience. Our extraordinary guide, Jason was not only a great driver and guide, but very reassuring for those who found conditions challenging. The whole operation was extremely professional, with the owner escorting the fleet on his boat, supervising and assisting. All...More

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August 6, 2018|
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Response from Kathy P | Reviewed this property |
I asked our guide and she said that in 2 years only 2 boys fell in "by accident" and they were goofing off in her boat. The guides tell you when to lean in just in case it is bumpy and I actually fell forward into the boat... More
May 22, 2018|
Response from thedoanes |
When are the low and High tides in July 2018?