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Pocono Whitewater

1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2770
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Bachelor party

We stoped here as part of my brothers bachelor part. Everything here was amazing. The staff was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MikeM22rugger
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Chester, Pennsylvania
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Awesome!

We went as a small group of ladies that work together, 2 had experience-3 it was our first time- we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sandyolsommer
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Greentown, Pennsylvania
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There’s something fun here at Pocono Whitewater for every level of adventurer! Choose from our family style rafting, our Dam Release Gorge rafting, and our multiple combination trips. Try our most popular adventure: The Big Day Out! In addition to whitewater rafting, we also specialize in Pocono Biking and Skirmish Paintball! Visit our website today and plan your trip to the Pocono Mountains!
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“family style” (19 reviews)
“dam release” (55 reviews)
“potato salad” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2770
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stoped here as part of my brothers bachelor part. Everything here was amazing. The staff was great, you can rent pretty much everything you’d want for whitewater rafting they have wet suits water shoes and water guns. They also have options to go paintballing...More

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Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for the review! Glad to hear you had a great time with us and hope to see you on the river again with us!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went as a small group of ladies that work together, 2 had experience-3 it was our first time- we had so much fun! Every staff member was friendly, the guides were knowledgeable and fun. I didn't realize how close to home this treasure was....More

Thank sandyolsommer
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PoconoBiking, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the AWESOME review! We are glad to hear you had a great time with us and hope to see you on the water again with us!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the family white water rafting tour, which included a stop for lunch. The tour and experience were excellent and the guides were great. It was our first family white water rafting trip. The water was high and fast, and although we had a...More

1  Thank CCinPA
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Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the awesome review! Glad to hear you had a great trip with us! Hope you come rafting with us again!

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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

We did it. We biked our furtherest to date...25 miles from White Haven to Jim Thorpe AFTER enjoying their scenic train ride (our bikes came along with us) along the Lehigh Valley Gorge! We had a sunny day and saw white water rafters and PA...More

Thank Joseph N
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Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Sounds like you had a great day! Glad you spent it with us and enjoyed your trip! Thanks for the awesome review!

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Reviewed October 8, 2017

Great place for rafting. We did the Family option with our young kids for the first time and the team really put us at ease. We also want to call out Mark for being very patient with us and even got on our raft to...More

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Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something active and outdoors to do with teenage boys and parents - and Big Day Out was s great day for us! Our tour guides - Rusty and Hugo - were great with the group while we biked and rafted. The...More

2  Thank MBDinNJ
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Pocono W, Owner at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback! We're so happy you had a great day with Pocono Whitewater!

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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Very well organized and safe. We did the dam release and were expecting more rapids. We stopped a lot to round the whole group together. Also, I wish they took better pictures during the trip. We only had 2 pics to choose from but good...More

Thank Sylvia M
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Pocono W, Owner at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thank you for your feedback!

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Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went with another couple friends . They don't start at the time they say but they are terribly thorough with their briefings and safety procedures are well met . All the staff know their job and are in complete control ....More

Thank Ganga D D
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Pocono W, Owner at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thank you for feedback. For future reference, the time you book is your check in time. We give everyone about 30 minutes from their check in time to get ready for their raft trip. Hopefully we see you again next year!

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Reviewed August 25, 2017 via mobile

My family did the pirate rafting trip. Ages ranged from 4 to 60. The trip was very family friendly and easy for first timers to catch on. The guides were very organized and helpful and checked on groups who were having trouble and provided assistance....More

Thank crystalp82705
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Pocono W, Owner at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thank you for your feedback! We're happy that you had a good time. We try to put more pirates on each trip, but sometimes it is hard to staff. We will take your feedback into consideration! Please visit again next year!

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

Went this past Saturday with a large group, 8 adults 9 kids, for the family rafting trip. Everyone had a great time. The youngest kid was 8, and the water was never too rough, she even asked if we could do a higher level next...More

Thank rt16612
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Pocono W, Owner at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2017

Thank you so much for your feedback!! We're so happy you had a great time! Please come back and visit soon!

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Irismd01
June 21, 2018|
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Response from PoconoBiking | Property representative |
We run our trips rain or shine, if a storm starts to happen while trips are still at our facility we will hold trips back til the storm passes, if a storm comes through while trips are on the river, you are in a rubber raft... More
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Krista506
May 18, 2018|
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Response from Joseph N | Reviewed this property |
The weather will be bad.
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Serf4394
August 7, 2017|
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Response from mpigeon11 | Reviewed this property |
Not scary at all. If the water is running high, do the family trip.
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