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Reviewed June 19, 2018

From the moment you drive in, you are being taken care of. The kayak trip was so much fun with great scenery and clean water. They provide snacks. And water guns! What could be better? Go for it!More

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

So glad you had a great time in our Funyaks (inflatable kayaks). And thank you for following up with a nice review. The Deerfield is so beautiful and pristine, the funyaks are a great way to enjoy the river valley intimately. Thanks again, see you...More

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful excursion for students. We traveled from NYC, NY and lodged at a nearby boarding school overnight. Lunch was served upon arrival: sandwich buffet and salad with chips and a brownie. Students then geared up and boarded a bus to go "downstream" for inflatable self-guided...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Frank M, General Manager at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Thanks for letting everyone know that we offer great School Field Trips! We enjoyed having your NYC crew on the river. They brought a lot of smiles and big energy! See you next year.

Reviewed June 17, 2018

I've been rafting in a number of different places and with all of the other local companies. But I have to say that my experience yesterday with Crabapple is now at the top of my list. The staff were all really friendly and helpful. We...More

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

Thanks for choosing Crab Apple and following up with a nice review. Looking forward to your trip later this month. The milder trip with the 4 boys was awesome - we had a ton of laughs and fun on the Deerfield. The boys were great...More

Reviewed June 17, 2018

At 73 years of age, whitewater rafting was the furthest from my mind. BUT when you have adventurous family, ya' gotta do, what ya' gotta do. So having a will up to date and my DNR tattooed on my chest, off we went with Frank....More

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

Wow, what a great review. Thanks for bringing your family and enjoying a great experience together. We are thrilled to help make family memories every day at Crab Apple, it is an honor to spend the day with all of you on the beautiful Deerfield...More

Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time, with great company, great views, and nice trip down the river. We will have to make another trip back out to try the next level up. Thanks for everything Crabapple! Frank, Jennifer and son Zack were awesome!!! We enjoyed ourselves...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2018

Thanks for including rafting in your trip North - and thanks for choosing Crab Apple's family rafting business! We had a lot of fun out on the river and look forward to seeing you next time for some bigger rapids!

Reviewed June 11, 2018

I had a great time. The guides where all really nice, they made sure we all knew what we where doing and that we had a good time. Playing paintball was fun as well. The fields where you played are nice too.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2018

Glad you had a great time rafting and paintballing with our awesome guides. Very nice of you to follow up with a review! See you later this summer.

Reviewed June 6, 2018

My family and I went here for my birthday over Memorial Day Weekend. We all had the BEST time and already want to go back! Ryan, our guide, was very helpful and knowledgable- including when I fell out of the raft (2x) by accident! It...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Frank M, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Wow, thanks for following up with a great review of your birthday trip with Crab Apple! Ryan gave me the play-by-play of your two mishaps - nearly falling out in a "surf" and falling out in calm water which everyone had a good laugh with....More

Reviewed May 29, 2018

Awesome experience, was a cold day but staff was super friendly and energetic; it was a great experience that my boyfriend and I enjoyed so much we are already planning our next rafting trip! Our guide was Kevin super friendly and kept us all safe!...More

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

Thank you for following up with a nice review of your trip with Kevin on the Deerfield River. Cold days don't dampen the spirit of Crab Apple guides and guests - we are going for a great experience every day! See you next trip and...More

Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

Went for a bachelorette party activity and it was so much fun. The guide, Dan, was great and very informative. It was clear he’d been a guide for a while. 100% recommend.More

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

Thanks so much for choosing Crab Apple for the bachelorette trip! Super psyched that your guide, Dan, was a great match for your crew. He has been guiding with us since the 90's so yes! he is a great river man. All the best for...More

Reviewed October 1, 2017

The guides, the river, the weather, all the staff and the whole experience was perfect! Frank was our guide and made sure we were safe but gave us the best possible experience on the river. The food and photos at the end rounded the whole...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2017

Thanks for bringing your college group rafting with Crab Apple! And thank you for following up with a review. We had a great day with you and are psyched you had a perfect day on the Deerfield riding some big waves, surfing some holes and...More

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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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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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