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Crab Apple Whitewater

3 Lake Moxie Rd, The Forks, ME 04985-3433
+1 800-553-7238
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Amazing Company

This was an amazing trip!! This was my third time white water rafting and I have to say this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Great outdoor activity

I did this with three of my friends over the weekend and we had a blast. We went early in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alwaysally
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3 Lake Moxie Rd, The Forks, ME 04985-3433
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A TripAdvisor Member
Worcester, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was an amazing trip!! This was my third time white water rafting and I have to say this company was by far the best experience! Everyone there was just so kind and hospitable and made me and my friends feel like family. Such great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did this with three of my friends over the weekend and we had a blast. We went early in the season which was advantageous for two reasons: lower prices and fewer people. It was just us and another small group, which made the whole...More

Thank alwaysally
appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us and for following up with a great review of our family business! You picked a great time to raft - spring does usually bring higher rapids, fewer people and off-season pricing. Good choice! See you next trip - maybe in...More

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Guide was very knowledgeable and local. Safety and comfort are emphasized. Good photos taken and available for purchase. You won't go hungry with their lunch, but it won't win any awards. Lots of white water thanks to the dam water releases. Beautiful scenery is courtesy...More

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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this review

Thanks for coming with us and for leaving a nice review. We have lots of local guides who really know the river and show our guests a great ride. Request a local guide on your next trip with us!

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Don't bother rafting with any other companies on the Kennebec and Dead Rivers. Crabapple is above the rest. They are beyond professional, safe, committed, and courteous. The entire staff at Crabapple is dedicated and serious about providing the best experience for their clients. We've rafted...More

Thank Michelin L
appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this review

All of our rafters are like family, but some return year after year for more river adventures and we get to know them on a personal level. Thanks for being loyal rafters at Crab Apple and for letting others know that our family run rafting...More

Reviewed 5 September 2016

Last Friday we drove the 5 1/2 hours from downtown Boston to The Forks, Maine, to stay at the lodge at Crab Apple Whitewater in the wilderness of The Forks, Maine, have a nice breakfast and proceed to experience the whitewater rafting of levels 3's,...More

Thank Murph Y
appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this review

Thanks for the great and thorough review! So glad you made the trek to our Maine operation to experience the thrills of rafting the Kennebec River. Family members ride the river on most every day and you were lucky to join Rob in his raft....More

Reviewed 5 September 2016

We visited the team at Crab Apple in early August 2016 and it was just a wonderful experience. We stayed in their lodges which were very comfortable and more than adequate for a family of four. The food served in the bar cum restaurant was...More

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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this review

Thanks for writing a nice review after a great trip to our Maine rafting location. We are proud of our great staff and happy that they met your expectations along with some awesome rafting, comfortable lodging, great food - all nestled in the woods of...More

Reviewed 5 September 2016

Crabapple is probably one of the best water adventures I have ever done, you can purchase a package for a stay in their great lodge cabins or just arrive before 8:30 am. Rafting: We did the kennebec River category 3 4 5 trip, again it's...More

Thank Matthew M
appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this review

Thanks for the 5 star review! Come on back for another awesome raft and stay package next season!

Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I had rafted in the 90's with Crabapple, before kids, and now that my daughter is old enough, Crabapple was the only choice for me. Our guide Rob is the owners son, and his knowledge of the river is awesome. He has been guiding for...More

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appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this review

Thanks for coming back to our family business after 20 years and for leaving a great and thorough review for others to read. We love our riverside location at the end of the Kennebec River raft trip, so thanks for mentioning that as one of...More

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Went with a group of 7 with adult children in their 20's to the youngest at 13. It was everyone's first rafting experience and it was absolutely perfect for all!!! We had our own raft, our own guide who gave us the ride of our...More

1  Thank TeriLTL
appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review of the birthday rafting trip! We love taking fun families such as yours on the "ride of their life" on the Kennebec River rapids. Need a cake - it's 23 miles to the nearest town and we'll make it happen!...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have been going on an annual white water rafting trip with Crabapple for 9 years now. I started with Jennifer, Frank and Co. in Massachusetts and after two years of fun, we asked for a more advanced experience and inquired about the Maine outfit....More

1  Thank Michael K
appleraft, Owner at Crab Apple Whitewater, responded to this review

Michael - Thanks for coming back year after year with a great mix of rafting newbies and veterans such as yourself. We love hosting your group as they always bring enthusiasm for the adventure and let themselves unwind from the rigors of daily life. Thanks...More

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