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Reviewed August 31, 2018

My husband and I recently enjoyed our first rafting trip, and I just had to share my experience. With three kids ranging in age from 19 down to just shy of 8, I was worried abut finding the right level to accommodate everyone. We did...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Wow, what a great review! So glad this was a memorable day for your family. Crab Apple is a three generation family business and we LOVE hosting families like yours. You were lucky to enjoy the day with Charlotte, she is a wicked awesome raft...More

Reviewed August 29, 2018

We did the Deerfield River - Fife brook section trip earlier this month with our family (kids ages 11, 15 and 18). Crab Apple was so organized and made it such a fun day!! (we did a float trip on the Delaware this past weekend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thanks for following up your trip with a great review. Very happy to hear that you had a great family experience on the Deerfield with your guide, Arthur. He is certainly a gentle giant who really cares for his rafting guests. Can't wait to see...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

My 15 year old son and I went last Thursday. It was so fun! Pat, our guide, was awesome. Everything about the trip was just great! I cannot wait to go back next year.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Awesome! Glad it was the perfect day for you and your son - see you on the river in 2019!

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic day! Frank our guide was the best! Easy to make reservations. Friendly staff. Great communication about what to bring and wear. Beautiful scenery and Frank made sure to point out little things we wouldn’t have seen otherwise. Well organized to say the least! Ended...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2018

Another awesome day on the river! Thanks for choosing Crab Apple and we're glad it was a perfect day of rafting excitement, scenery, good food and camaraderie. See you next trip!

Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

First time for me and my grandson. Amazing experience and our guide, Charlotte, was outstanding. She kept us safe and ensured we all had a great, exhilarating experience. Highly recommend this tour.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded August 25, 2018

Thanks for rafting with your Grandson and entrusting your safety with our family rafting business. Very happy you had a great time with Charlotte, she is a wicked awesome raft guide as we say!

Reviewed August 21, 2018

Ok, so I'm not a natural water baby so this took my family a lot of cajoling to get me there. Boy am I glad I did! As a family of five (three girls aged 14, 12 and 7) we decided to do the funyaking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

We loved hosting your family from the U.K. on Holiday recently. What a great family activities you chose in the Berkshires - first day in Funyaks (inflatable kayaks) in Mild rapids and second day in rafts through more exciting whitewater with your guide, Jeff. Sounds...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun rafting thanks to our guide Charlotte who made it such a memorable day! Will definitely do this trip again and will request Charlotte when we do.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Great to hear that you had a great time with Charlotte, she is one of our best guides! Definitely request her to lead your next trip with us as well. Thanks for rafting and following with a nice review for her.

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

My 10 year old daughter declared the day we went white water rafting, with Frank as our guide, “the best day of the summer”! The Crab Apple White Water rafting company is top notch in regards to proviiding a safe and thrilling white water rafting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

We had a great time with your family at our family rafting business! We entertain rafters from 5-75+, but the smiles on the younger rafters are very special. So glad that Crab Apple rafting was the highlight of the summer for your daughter and family....More

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Our family of six recently signed up for our very first rafting trip when our previously scheduled vacation plan went awry at the last minute. Beginning to end, we were WOWED by this family business on every level: enthusiasm, focus on fun and safety, knowledge...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thanks for the great review ... sorry your trip the next day with our competitor was not as successful as your trip with Crab Apple. Glad we could save the vacation plans at least for a day. We had a ton of fun with your...More

Reviewed August 17, 2018

We took our 5-year old twins on the Funyak self guided tour. It was easy and they had a blast. You will get a full tutorial/training session from the owner herself to start which is about 15-minutes. A short bus thereafter to the drop off...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded August 18, 2018

Family fun in the "Funyaks" (inflatable kayaks). Very happy that the twins had a great trip down the river. More water = more fun with bigger waves and fewer rocks out there. See you next trip!

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bensgm11
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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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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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