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Owl Rafting (Ottawa Whitewater Leaders Rafting)

40 OWL Lane, Foresters Falls, Township of Whitewater Region, Ontario K0J 1V0, Canada
+1 613-646-2263
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Family experience

We picked Owl because we wanted a cabin to sleepover in before big day out on the river. We didn’t... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Krista M
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Canada Day shenanigans

My fiance and another couple went sport rafting over Canada Day long weekend just recently. Our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
halvrz
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Toronto, Canada
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OWL Rafting provides 1 and 2 Day High Adventure and Family Rafting Trips on the Ottawa River. Great Meals, Overnight Camping or Cabins, available. Other amenities include: beautiful sandy beach complete with swim dock, canoes, kayaks and SUPs for your use. Children's Play Structure, 4 Beach Volleyball Courts, Natural Maze, Sauna, Washhouse with Hot Showers.
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  • Very good10%
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  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pontoon boat” (33 reviews)
“sport raft” (18 reviews)
“the river” (55 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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40 OWL Lane, Foresters Falls, Township of Whitewater Region, Ontario K0J 1V0, Canada
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+1 613-646-2263
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We picked Owl because we wanted a cabin to sleepover in before big day out on the river. We didn’t want a tent because some rain was in the forecast. We had a long drive to get there and it was made longer by long...More

Thank Krista M
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OWLRafting, Manager at Owl Rafting (Ottawa Whitewater Leaders Rafting), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the constructive feedback, Krista. Our cabins are in close proximity to one another, as this allows all of the cabins to be in close proximity to our main washroom facilities. This also allows groups of friends and/or families to enjoy their time...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiance and another couple went sport rafting over Canada Day long weekend just recently. Our friends (the other couple) have never been rafting but they were game to do a more intense experience for their first time. A colleague had been to both OWL...More

Thank halvrz
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My review on this Rafting Adventure is very positive. Every staff member and guide I encountered were super friendly and helpful and made our wknd quite enjoyable. We stayed in the Cabane which was very clean and comfortable. I would highly recommend but book far...More

Thank Suze D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my third time with Owl! Six of us went for my brothers bachelor party and had the greatest time! Owl has the best well kept facilities! The food is fantastic and you won't find a more friendly and enthusiastic staff anywhere else!! The...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went Saturday of the long wknd on the Sport raft trip (5 people)- so much fun! I have tried another local rafting company but I would have to say OWL was a much better experience! The guides are awesome and you really feel safe the...More

Thank Ontariogirl12
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed another fantastic rafting weekend with the OWL crew! Our river guides Gus and Ally kept us safe while we experienced the thrills that the Ottawa river never fails to produce. The food was excellent, cabins were comfy and everything was clean. The 7 people...More

Thank tashasean
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment you arrive, you are welcomed by friendly faces, and this continues through out the day. The staff are kind, knowledgeable and make you feel at ease about going to down rapids in a raft. Our guide made the day for us, his...More

Thank Meghan J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This company has been in business since 1981 and the experience shows! On time, great staff, personable and really showing a wish to create great experience for the clients. The equipment was well maintained, available in all required sizes. The motor and then pontoon boats...More

Thank Olivia C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a blast white water rafting! Top notch service with welcoming owners and staff. Delicious BBQ meal. Pro and highly knowledgeable trip leaders. Thank you OWL Rafting for this awesome experience!!! :)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just took a group of grade 7/8 students with me for an overnight and day of rafting with Owl. The staff were welcoming, knowledgable, patient, experienced, and engaged the students in safe, productive activities while rafting for the day! The team at Owl was...More

Thank fdfbest
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999DarD999
June 20, 2018|
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Response from NEXRAD | Reviewed this property |
We did the smaller sports rafts which are more adventurous
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dave n
February 27, 2017|
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Response from OttawaDvw | Property representative |
Hi Dave N, At OWL Rafting we are proud to say that we serve hearty home style meals. Some package include these meals and in other cases you can add on extra. All rafting trips with OWL include a meal served aboard our... More
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Jason C
August 4, 2015|
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Response from Katrinavw |
Hi; OWL Rafting has been in the Whitewater Rafting Business since 1981, offering High Adventure and family rafting trips on the Ottawa River. Our trips extend one more rapid than other outfitters and then you join our 70... More
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