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12 Aug 2016
“Nice activity out in the Valley!”
30 Jul 2016
“A great experience with a great guide!”
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Mile 65.1, Glenn Highway, Sutton, AK
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Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our rafting trip with Madwater Rafting. It wasn't as intense as other rafting experiences (compared to the New River in WV or the Snake River in WY) but it definitely got your heart pumping a bit! It was a good activity to do...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed July 30, 2016

This company is now called Alaska Madwater Rafting. Scott is the best guide! He is knowledgeable and safe and we had a blast on the river around Independence Day!

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Scott and his team were awesome and very accomodating for my mother who had hurt her back earlier that day. We eased our group into the rapids at a pace my mother felt comfortable in. Safety briefing was thorough, nothing bad happened, but learned a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Had an outstanding time rafting down the Matanuska River with Scott. He's very nice man and an excellent rafter & tour guide. Very fun but safe trip. Had a blast! However, Scott said "Matanuska Madwater Rafting" is now called "Alaska Madwater Rafting" and his new...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Toddman67625
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Hey Mad Waterers, here as promised my rating. We had so much fun! My girls opinion about rafting changed from 'oh my god we will die' into 'let's do this again in Germany as soon as we're home'. Good job! Take this as a suggestion...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed July 5, 2012

We took our 9 year old friend on the float trip: wonderful experience! One of the most safety-conscious, pleasant trips we've ever taken with a child! They even included a nice snack at the end, and time to play with the resident friendly dog!

Date of experience: August 2011
3  Thank taiyaAK
Reviewed June 18, 2010

Agree with the previous review, the ride was safe yet fun, the owner of the company is extremely knowledgable and nice and is much better to go with than the bigger companies. Look for 2 for 1 coupon in Northern Lights book. Highlight of our...More

3  Thank Sara_Smile_FL
Reviewed September 7, 2009

Cannot say enough good things about this organization. Convenient day trip from Anchorage (beautiful drive). This family owned business specializes in a whitewater rafting experience that is safe and enjoyable for the whole family....with just enough whitewater and rapids thrown in to put the excitement...More

3  Thank Tracie C
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