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River Bay Adventures

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Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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AMAZING EXPERIENCE 10/10

Back in July, my girlfriend and I booked a kayaking tour with Jim starting at Tucker Park Beach and... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Louie D
Fantastic Tour of Saint John

My husband and I only had one day to explore Saint John and we are so glad we spent it with... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Cortney N
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Reviewed December 11, 2017

Back in July, my girlfriend and I booked a kayaking tour with Jim starting at Tucker Park Beach and Jim was absolutely fantastic to us. He knew a lot about the area, gave great history about the area and people in it. He stopped with...More

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Jim D, Owner at River Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

Hey Guys! So glad you enjoyed the day on the water and even more so that you found the scenic route "scenic". Thanks for the kind words, it was a blast to get you guys out. Come back and see us, you can finish your...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2017

My husband and I only had one day to explore Saint John and we are so glad we spent it with Jim! We took a taxi from the docks and met Jim at Tucker Park Beach. Right away he was friendly and welcoming. He let...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

My husband and I booked a kayaking tour from the west side of Saint John out to Partridge Island, just this past Sunday. It was amazing. The views of Saint John from the water were stunning!!! Partridge Island, although undeveloped, is a very interesting piece...More

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Jim D, Owner at River Bay Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2017

Thank you for your kind words! We truly enjoy showcasing what our Bay of Fundy and Saint John Harbour has to offer in diversity of views and atmosphere. So glad you enjoyed your afternoon. Once again thanks for joining us

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Reviewed November 2, 2016

I arranged for a day of kayaking in Saint John and River Bay Adventures showed us an EXCELLENT day in port. Kayaking was great and John proved to be a gracious paddling host. We spent the day exploring the lost history of Partridge Island in...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2016

Being first time kayakers, John got us out and paddling in no time. The day and scenery were stunning, and he filled us in on all the history and geography of the area. The kippers and cookies during the break were a treat. This is...More

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Reviewed October 23, 2016

My wife and I sought out a kayak trip for when we stopped in Canada during a recent cruise. I did some research and decided upon River Bay Adventures in Saint John, NB after reading the reviews and communicating with Jim via email and telephone....More

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Reviewed October 18, 2016

My daughter and I spent the Saturday morning at Tucker Park on the Kennebecasis River, we had a GREAT TIME on our Rive Bay Tour!!! Jim, our guide grow up in the area, so he knows the park and area well. The cookies he baked...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2016

Neither rain nor sleet nor heat nor gloom... Alright, Jim is not a mailman but he did deliver a great time for my three sons on a cold (62 degrees) and rainy day in early July (the 2nd). The cruise from NY was wonderful but...More

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Reviewed October 8, 2016

My family and I (2 adults, 2 children ages 6&8) sailed to Canada on a cruise and we really wanted to try something we have never tried before. The cruise was only offering kayaking excursions for ages 10 and up. So I searched the internet...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2016

This was an awesome and fun excursion! The guides were great and very informative about the river system and islands that we visited. We had teenagers, adults and seniors in our group (most had never kayaked before) and each and every one of us had...More

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