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Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We went on the fife brook rafting trip July 27 with our kids who are 19, 17, 14 and 12. It was our first time rafting as a family and we all had a great time and we are already planning our next trip. Our...More

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

Thanks for bringing your awesome family rafting with us yesterday! We had a great day on the Deerfield River and it sounds like the kids are psyched to come back and try some harder rapids next time. They are hooked on whitewater ... and Crab...More

Reviewed July 25, 2018

We decided to do something fun as a family. We decided on the Monroe Bridge trip because the kids are ages 15, 18 and 20. Wow what great time we all had. A lot of laughs and smiles. The entire staff was wonderful and made...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Thanks for rafting with Crab Apple. Nice of you to post a review of your awesome trip. You picked a great activity for an active family of teens and college students. Hard to please them all, but rafting at Crab Apple is just that awesome!

Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

We have never white water rafted before, but thoroughly enjoyed it! The team were really welcoming from the minute we arrived and our guide Kevin was fantastic instructing us down the river. There were a few summer camps at the same time as us and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Glad you had a great day on the river with Kevin. Thanks for following up and letting others know about our family rafting business. We have fun every day in the rapids, during the waterfights, etc. See you next trip!

Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

We had Colby as a guide and he was fun and enthusiastic and made an already fun trip that much better!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2018

Thanks for coming rafting and following up with a review. Glad you enjoyed your guide, Colby - he is a wicked awesome tour guide!

Reviewed July 24, 2018

Our party of 7 had an amazing day at Crab Apple! We chose Monroe Bridge trip because my 3 boys are 18-22 and they wanted excitement. They were not disappointed. We laughed .... and screamed all the way! Frank was our leader and he did...More

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

Thanks for bringing the family back after 5 years. The western Mass location is so convenient for Boston area rafters! and our riverside location is pretty awesome. Glad you had a great time on the river. What an awesome family experience working through the rapids...More

Reviewed July 22, 2018

Two families planned to meet up and do this rafting trip. We had no idea what to expect, but let me tell you how blown away we were by the experience. There was so much attention to detail by all of the guides. We had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2018

Wow, what a great review. We are STOKED that your family had a great experience with Crab Apple! We love what we do and we know that the little details separate us from our competition - great food, awesome river guides who know how to...More

Reviewed July 19, 2018

The idea is simplicity itself: a rubber kayak, a paddle, a river. Add an upstream dam that releases water on a regular schedule to provide some Class 1 and 2 rapids along the way. The result is three hours of whatever you want... anything from...More

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

Thank you for coming back each of the past ten summers!! and enjoying the Funyak (inflatable kayak) trip on the Deerfield River. You have the trip down - you choose to float or paddle fast, enjoy the scenery, good equipment, safety instruction ... Crab Apple...More

Reviewed July 15, 2018

Our experience on the Deerfield River did not disappoint! The 1/2 day river tour was perfect for our family with small kids, ages 5 and 8. Samson was an awesome guide. Super personable and fun to be. The kids really loved how he encouraged them...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

So glad you had a great family day with Crab Apple and your guide, Samson. He always makes it fun and as a college athlete loves to "coach" and teach the kids a new skill and keep them motivated. We look forward to future trips...More

Reviewed July 14, 2018

Just got back from our 1st rafting trip, what a great time we had! Our guide. Paula was the best very informative she really made our 1st experience. We are now talking about going to a more advance trip, of course we will request Paula!...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2018

So glad you had a great time on the river with Paula. She is a great guide and awesome with the kids. We take many first timers and so many finish the trip and are already planning their next trip with Crab Apple - that...More

Reviewed July 13, 2018

Sawyer was the bomb!!! A family run business that has rafting down to a tee. Great time especially the water fight mid river. Wonderful opportunity to meet and make new friends. I would highly recommend to everyone.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2018

Awesome! Glad you had a great time rafting with an excellent guide, Sawyer - just one of many of our fantastic river runners. Our family rafting business is thrilled to make and meet new friends every day! Thanks for coming and sharing your experience.

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bensgm11
July 12, 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
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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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