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Contoocook River Canoe Company
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9 Horse Hill Rd, Concord, NH 03303-3903
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

First timers here and we were a mixed crew ranging in age from 40-65 with varying degrees of (dis)abilities and none of us had ever even been on a kayak. This was the perfect introduction! Fair prices, decent equipment, great instruction and an overall perfect...More

1  Thank noeta1230
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Did the 9 mile shuttle up stream. This is basically a run between two sams, there were no releases since the water was high meaning limited current. This is a deep, north flowing stream. Good safety briefing prior to bus shuttle. Limited wildlife on river...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

My Granddaughters and I did the nine mile trip. I have a very bad back with leg issues and their kayaks are very comfortable although I will bring a soft cushion the next time for my butt. They shuttled us to Contoocook Village where we...More

1  Thank magagoo
Reviewed October 10, 2017

We rented kayaks the weekend before last and it was absolutely perfect. Not a ton of people so it was relatively quiet. The weather was sunny and warm which provided the perfect setting for floating down river. Great value for the price. Training was a...More

1  Thank Sara M
Reviewed August 2, 2017

This was my first time kayaking, so needless to say I was a bit nervous. The staff was excellent and put my mind right at ease. After a safety lesson and overview of the map, they shuttled us up to our drop off point and...More

2  Thank its5oclocksumwhere
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

My family and I went here to rent a couple kayaks and take the 9 mile shuttle up the river. The staff helped us with life vests and with getting the right paddles along with adjusting the foot pegs to fit us perfectly. The river...More

10  Thank Josh979797
Reviewed June 19, 2017

Two experienced, one reluctant kayakers-- we did the nine mile return trip to the livery. Did it help that it was a perfect day-- absolutely; but so did the website advising us on what to wear and bring along, and the two gentleman who set...More

10  Thank revdeboraellenbrown
Reviewed January 5, 2017

Very friendly staff with top of the line products. Also have rentals and once in the summer have I believe they have an Expo were you can demo SUP and kayaks.

7  Thank KevinJKayak
Reviewed September 29, 2015

This is our second year renting here. Staff is so friendly! We have a great time on the water. You can kayak up to a small beach (Daisy Beach- about 2 miles) from the drop in point. Just a great family day on the water!

9  Thank Gail H
Reviewed August 30, 2015

As other reviewers have stated this is a beautiful river to kayak with several places to stop and have lunch and swim. The company did give a very nice safety presentation prior to taking us to the drop off point. My only complaint about this...More

2  Thank Linda_A_I
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