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Crab Apple Whitewater

2056 Mohawk Trail, Charlemont, MA 01339
+1 800-553-7238
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Great, fun day!

Great raft trip! Can't say enough about our guide, Ashleigh, she was fantastic and knew how to... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
ebenik
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Keene, New Hampshire
MADE AMAZING MEMORIES

We had a group of 31 total which consisted of 18 cheerleaders, coaches and some parents. From the... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Driggers4
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Salem, New Hampshire
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2056 Mohawk Trail, Charlemont, MA 01339
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Great raft trip! Can't say enough about our guide, Ashleigh, she was fantastic and knew how to navigate the river , while keeping it fun and safe for all of us. Nice lunch and a big thanks to whoever brought the solar eclispe glasses and...More

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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Solar Eclipse rafting was fantastic! What a cool day and afternoon, a memorable trip for sure. Glad you had a good time with Ashleigh - she helps makes that delicious lunch most days.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We had a group of 31 total which consisted of 18 cheerleaders, coaches and some parents. From the moment we pulled into the parking lot I knew we picked the right company. The staff is very organized and professional and have fabulous personalities. We ALL...More

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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Go Salem Rams!! We had an awesome day together! Thanks for bringing the big group and for following with a review. We have a great staff that matched well with the cheerleaders and Moms. We love what we do and hope you had as much...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

I had a little trepidation not having gone white water rafting before. But we had an easy course of only level 1, 2, and 3 rapids. The guides were excellent. They were professional, alert, and kept the raft engaged the whole time. Our particular guide,...More

Thank MartinCGrant
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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Glad you came out and tried rafting at Crab Apple! Thanks for the review and happy that you enjoyed your day with Charlotte, she gets a lot of great reviews from families that have rafted with her.

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

The staff were incredible, especially our guide Frank. This was my first time rafting and I felt very safe and well taken care of. The scenery was fantastic and we had a blast on the rapids. Would definitely recommend Crab Apple to anyone looking for...More

Thank wknouse
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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

"Amazing" is a good rating! Thank you! We always have a good time on the river and we are happy that everyone felt safe and comfortable on the beautiful Deerfield.

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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We had a large group going up to MA from NJ and it was about a three and a half hour ride just so we could go rafting at this place. We were a little nervous traveling so far and never having been at this...More

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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Wow, thanks for the great review. Always nice to hear back from a group like yours that we are meeting and exceeding your expectations! We have fun on the river every day and it is contagious - belly laughs between rapids are common at Crab...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

My wife, nine-year-old son and I recently joined Crab Apple Whitewater for a fabulous trip down the Deerfield river in the beautiful Berkshire Mountains of Massachusetts. Frank and his team of professional guides run a top-notch operation and I cannot say enough about the experience...More

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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Thank you so much for joining Crab Apple and for following up with a nice review. Very happy that your family had a great time with our family business. We love the Berkshires and the Deerfield River and our awesome guides love sharing it with...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

The staff here are so friendly and hospitable! We had a great time with our river guide Ryan. He was very knowledgeable and made our group feel very safe on the river - even diving across the raft to save one of our group members...More

Thank Anna R
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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thanks for the great review of our family business. We love what we do here - three generations of rafters! Glad you had a good time with Ryan, the owner's grandson. He has been paddling the river since he was 7 and knows it so...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Today our team of cheerleaders, coaches and parents drove two hours to experience a great day and not one of us were disappointed. This establishment is family run, all of the guides were entertaining and nothing less than professional and extremely knowledgeable. Our trip guide...More

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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Awesome fun with the Salem Rams! Thanks for following up with a nice review. We had a great day together with Moms and the Cheer Team. Our guides are all awesome - fun and professional as you mentioned. Thanks for noticing that they are all...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

We had a blast! We took a group of teenage boys and they had a great time - talked about it for days afterwards! Everything was well organized. Our guide Ryan was awesome - very knowledgeable and so much fun! We are already thinking about...More

Thank jerrettez
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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Yes! 5 stars of fun! Thanks for following up about Ryan and your experience at Crab Apple. We try and make sure everything runs smoothly and efficiently along with providing a super fun experience for all ages.

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

The staff here really made the trip a blast! They are so engaging, fun, respectful and helpful. I was very impressed!

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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Bucket List item - done! No wait, come back again for some more rafting at our family business. Thanks for noting that our crew is fun and respectful - a very nice compliment, indeed!

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bensgm11
12 July 2017|
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Response from appleraft | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay on answering, was not informed of the question by Trip Advisor. Hmmm... Anyway - teens and adventure seekers generally want to run the Deerfield River Monroe Bridge Section of Class 3-4 rapids in western... More
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maxnsimon
19 June 2017|
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Hello - We raft on dam controlled rivers - mainly the Deerfield River in western Massachusetts and the Kennebec River in Maine. Both have daily water flows for great rafting all summer. Check out our trips on the Crab Apple... More
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