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ROW Adventure Center

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202 E Sherman Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2725
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White water rafting

Excellent adventure! My first white water raft trip on the Clark Fork river outside Superior... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Deb V
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Great time kayaking

We came here of July 4th with our daughters 10 and 13. Our guide Ben was very knowledgeable. We all... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2017
RALU P
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The ROW Adventure Center is the leader in outdoor activities in Spokane, Coeur d'Alene and the surrounding area. From whitewater rafting the Spokane River to lake kayaking the Coeur d'Alene...ROW Adventure Center has the activity for you! Since 1979, RAC's parent company, ROW Adventures, has delivered unique, innovative adventure travel tours worldwide. During this time ROW has have served over 200,000 guests from sea kayaking in the Galapagos Islands to whitewater rafting in the Northwest. ROW has been named annually by National Geographic as one of the "Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth"...and we are right in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho! The ROW Adventure Center was an idea of the founders, Peter Grubb and Betsy Bowen, for many years. "We wanted to bring our years of experience in adventure travel home!" explains Peter. The ROW Adventure Center now operates all of the local activities in Spokane and Coeur d'Alene for ROW Adventures. We offer both guided and and self-guided whitewater rafting, lake kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, biking, and fly fishing trips, equipment rentals, and guided walking food, wine and history tours of Spokane and Couer d'Alene.
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“lochsa river” (13 reviews)
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“clark fork” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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202 E Sherman Ave, Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814-2725
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent adventure! My first white water raft trip on the Clark Fork river outside Superior Montana. Fun, exciting, perfect weather. The guides Liz, Kate and Jonas were fun, friendly, professional and made us feel like we had always been rafters. Steve, the bus ride was...More

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Peter G, Owner at ROW Adventure Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you so much for allowing us to share in your first rafting adventure! What a great choice in the Clark Fork; it's a perfect whitewater introduction. We always appreciate you spreading the word about your experience and hope to see you again very soon!

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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We came here of July 4th with our daughters 10 and 13. Our guide Ben was very knowledgeable. We all had a great time and I would highly recommend this place!

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Peter G, Owner at ROW Adventure Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Great time of year to visit! I'm glad our kayaking trip exceeded your expectations. We'd love to have you join us again soon; maybe on one of our rafting adventures, like the Spokane River!

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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Took the family out on a full day White Water Rafting trip yesterday on Clark Fork river - Superior Montana. It was a two hour scenic drive from Coeur d Alene, Idaho. We had 3 teenage boys age 15-17 and they had a blast. Tyler...More

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Peter G, Owner at ROW Adventure Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Awesome to hear that we were able to provide a great adventure for your family. Hopefully, we can get you and the boys out on the river again soon. Our St. Joe trip might be a perfect next step!

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Travelled with my wife and 2 adult children. The ROW organization was excellent from initial contact, through booking, follow up and actual arrival at the river. But, it's on the river where they really begin to shine. The rafting was exciting, but felt safe and...More

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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We cannot recommend the four day snake river / hells canyon trip enough! Hugely helpful office staff as we were booking from London, England. Fantastic crew of four looked after us on the river - if you get any or all of Mark, Connie, CB...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We just got home from our trip. I keep recapping what an adventure it was. I don't even know where to start. We got to the River Dance Lodge Saturday evening 6/3/17. We had dinner at the Syringa cafe before setting up camp. Dinner was...More

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Peter G, Owner at ROW Adventure Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

So happy to hear about your experience; thank you for sharing! Our staff prides themselves on having the perfect balance between being adventurous yet professional, and we love to hear when our guides are able to add a personal touch. The Lochsa River is one...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2016

We love river rafting! The Clark Fork was perfect for my kids' first rafting experience. Some nice class III waters. The weather gave us clouds and a lil' rain so the water was very cool (who would've thunk it for the first of August?) so...More

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Peter G, Owner at ROW Adventure Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2016

Thank you so much for the kind review. We're thrilled you enjoyed your time on the river with us and that we got to share in your kids' first whitewater experience!

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

We just returned home from the 5 day Family Magic Rafting trip on the lower Salmon river. What a wonderful experience we had. The weather was prefect for our 5 days of rafting through the canyons of Idaho. It was just lovely. The guides, Anna,...More

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Peter G, Owner at ROW Adventure Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

Britta, we are so happy to hear you loved your Family Magic trip on the Salmon. What a beautiful river and fun experience for all of you to share :) We're glad that we could share in the making of some memories for all of...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is by far the best rafting trip for a family! The guides are experienced and fun. You can float and experience Rapids. You could fall out but you all have life jackets. Halfway though they feed you too. There is a special stop and...More

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Peter G, Owner at ROW Adventure Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write, but I think you may have done so for the wrong company. But...if you did in fact take a trip with us - ROW Adventures - we are thrilled you so enjoyed your experience :)

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We had a GREAT time river rafting...my 16 year old, 9 year old and fearful 6 year old all loved it. Our guide Maddy was terrific!! She was wonderful in entertaining and educating all of us. I would definitely recommend this activity with ROW!!!

Thank T W
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Peter G, Owner at ROW Adventure Center, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

We are happy to hear you enjoyed your trip with Maddy! What a great experience for your kids to share...no better place to make memories than the river :)

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canuck599
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Response from BuzzieFamily | Reviewed this property |
Hi We did Family Magic on the Salmon. There were 8-year-olds along, but our 13-year-old son also really enjoyed the trip. Hayden is about 2.5 hours by car north of Lewiston, which is where the trip starts. HIGHLY... More
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Cindy H
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Response from BradROW | Property representative |
Hello! It depends on which river you'd like to go rafting on. We offer trips on the Clark Fork, Spokane, Lochsa, Clearwater, Selway, St. Joe and Moyie Rivers. You can learn more about the rivers and trips we offer on our... More
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