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River and Earth Adventures, Inc

1655 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7807
+1 828-355-9797
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Poor customer service

We arrived at 1:45 for our 2:00 appointment (scheduled weeks in advance). We checked in and waited... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
wsnctraveler2017
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
As Good as It Gets

We booked the half day French Broad river rafting trip with REA based on a recommendation. It is a... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
Ruth E
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Quality not quantity is the the only way to float. River and Earth Adventures, Inc is dedicated to adventure, eco-education, and healthy living. Connect with your friends and family while challenging yourself and enjoying some of the best natural areas in the Appalachian Mountains. River and Earth Adventures offers rafting, caving, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, and gem mining.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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1655 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7807
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

We arrived at 1:45 for our 2:00 appointment (scheduled weeks in advance). We checked in and waited until after 3:00pm for a vehicle to transport us to the tubing start- not because of excessive crowds but due to problems with vehicles it seemed (though this...More

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Grant S, Owner at River and Earth Adventures, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Good to hear your feedback as we are always trying to improve our services. We have just purchased this property and we are in the process of building an outpost with outfitter store and restaurant, but Rome was not built in a day so it...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We booked the half day French Broad river rafting trip with REA based on a recommendation. It is a 2hr drive from Boone to Marshall, the outpost for the French Broad trips and GPS is horribly unreliable so we were 20 min late. We had...More

Thank Ruth E
Grant S, Owner at River and Earth Adventures, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

The French Broad half day trip is a great way to enjoy the river and avoid getting out of bed a the crack of dawn especially with teens. We are glad you and your family had a great time. Noah is a great guide and...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

Easy, convenient and affordable way to float a beautiful section of river! Great service, friendly guides.

Thank scooper2017
Grant S, Owner at River and Earth Adventures, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thanks you for the 5 star review! The South Fork of the New River is one of the best rivers to tube in the south east United States. See you next Summer!

Reviewed 17 July 2017

The prices were good. Though know that bathrooms and changing areas not the best. Porta Johns and rooms with cracks in the walls. They took our money and then asked us to sit and forgot us. Dropped us into the river much later than we...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This is a perfect way to enjoy a hot summer day on the river. Go at your own pace, mostly smooth with a few minor drops for fun. Beautiful scenery. Good for friends and families of all ages. Great staff, very helpful. You will love...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Went on a rafting tour and had an amazing experience! Loved our guide Justin, he made the trip for my family and I!

Thank Zac C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Took my wife and a friend kayaking on the New River for their first time. We got to the River and Earth New River property and immediately jumped in the river with our dog. They loaded up the kayaks and dropped us off up river....More

Thank schriberm
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My friends and I were all very excited to go rafting. Some of us had a change of clothes while others figured drying out in the sun would be okay. One of the workers, there who drives the van made a big deal out of...More

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Grant S, Owner at River and Earth Adventures, Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2017

Thanks for your feedback! This group called us at 6am for our 9:30 trip with no reservation and we scrambled to put a trip together for them. We do typically require a days notice on reservations we also require that participants have the correct clothing...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had such a great time with our kids and kayaking the New River in Todd, NC. The river and earth staff was very nice and helped us get outfitted with life vests and boats. They had new and nice changing rooms with ample parking....More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

We went with River and earth and had the best time kayaking with our four-year-old and a nine-year-old. The staff is very knowledgeable and supportive of young children participating in these activities. We couldn't recommend river and earth more highly.

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Maureen W
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Response from Samantha H | Reviewed this property |
You could call the company, but I also highly recommend Dave.
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