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New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours

2217 Hwy 68, Embudo, NM 87531
+1 800-983-7756
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Outstanding river rafting

Decided to book 2 days before rafting Usually preplanned events on trip This staff is PROFESSIONAL... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Janice C
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Great fun

My wife and I did the half day racecourse on the afternoon of 9/19. We had a great time. Weather... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Billy S
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Come rafting with New Mexico River Adventures through the Rio Grande Gorge or the exquisite Rio Chama canyon. NMRA offers everything from family floats to wild whitewater! We have top notch guides who are excited to share knowledge of New Mexico nature and history. NMRA is the only company offering private secure parking, photos right after your trip and riverside snack. Join us for a fantastic day on the river with New Mexico River Adventures!
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2217 Hwy 68, Embudo, NM 87531

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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Decided to book 2 days before rafting Usually preplanned events on trip This staff is PROFESSIONAL yet flexible They explained all procedures in detail and we got exactly what was promised A WONDERFUL exciting rafting experience with Cody as our guide We've been rafting on...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

My wife and I did the half day racecourse on the afternoon of 9/19. We had a great time. Weather was perfect except for a headwind that required more paddling than we were expecting. According to our guide, Kim, the roughest rapids we encountered were...More

Thank Billy S
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time on our morning raft trip down the Rio Grande. Our guide Cedric was helpful, fun, highly skilled, and kept us from falling out of the boat! We highly recommend New Mexico River Adventures for an unforgettable experience in Northern New...More

Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I have always wanted to try river rafting. As first time senior citizen rafters, we had a blast! Our rock star guide, Kim, knew the Rio Grande River very well. He was very patient and wanted us to focus on the experience versus worrying if...More

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JulieNMRA, Guest Relations Manager at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for your great review! This time of the season that 1/2 racecourse trip is a perfect introduction to white water rafting for all ages. We appreciate your recommendation and look forward to your next trip with us and Kim as your rock star...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

It was good for a rafting experience.... I would suggest going when there's more water and request they start at "the box" they call it. They provide a snack on the trip as well. All safety gear is provided other than glasses, googles... no open...More

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JulieNMRA, Guest Relations Manager at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for the review! Come rafting with us in the late spring early summer on the Taos Box full day rafting trip and experience those class III & IV rapids, we will also feed you a terrific lunch riverside. We look forward to your...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Zach gave us an afternoon that we won't soon forget. This is not high water season but it didn't matter. The water was perfect for my wife who was a novice rafter and it was fun for me, a more experienced rafter. Our guide Zach...More

Thank Tracy G
JulieNMRA, Guest Relations Manager at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Tracy, Thank you for for great review! We appreciate your recommendation and applaud your rafting as a way to ease stress and have fun doing it philosophy. We are excited for you and your wife to join Zach and all of the friendly professional staff...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We booked the night before and they could not be more accommodating. The confirmation came immediately and we followed directions. GPS the blue heron brewery to find the location. When we arrived, we were presently surprised that we were the only family going out. The...More

Thank Jeff G
JulieNMRA, Guest Relations Manager at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2017

Jeff, Thank you for the great review! Your amazing guide Jacob, the friendly and accommodating Dorothy, and all of the professional staff here at NMRA look forward to your next trip with us.

Reviewed 20 August 2017

My husband, kids and I were visiting my parents in Santa Fe and we wanted to go white water rafting. My Mom is 76 and my Dad is 78 and while they are up for almost anything our 14 year old twin boys want to...More

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JulieNMRA, Guest Relations Manager at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you for a terrific review! A day on the river with the skilled and wonderful Wendy and your adventurous family sounds so fun. We are delighted to have shown you why we are NM's top rated rafting outfitter. We look forward to having you...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

So much fun. Truly the highlight of our trip to the area. Wendy our guide was so nice, so informative and fun to be with. We are both in our mid- 50's and felt safe the entire time. The company to their credit is very...More

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JulieNMRA, Guest Relations Manager at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you for the great review! NMRA has the most professional, safety conscious and knowledgeable guides and Wendy is one of our very best. We are thrilled to have been the highlight of your NM trip and look forward to having you join us for...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Several of us got together and took a SUP Lesson from Jake Walker at New Mexico River Adventures. We were a group of four with SUP skills ranging from advanced beginner through intermediate. Jake took the time to evaluate each of our skills and needs....More

Thank David B
JulieNMRA, Guest Relations Manager at New Mexico River Adventures - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

David, Thank you for your recommendation! NMRA is the premier SUP outfitter in New Mexico and Jake as a certified and skilled guide is one of the main reasons why. This is a terrific time of year to hone your paddle boarding skills. We look...More

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