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Whitewater Rafting Adventures

101 W Adventure Trail Road, Nesquehoning, PA 18240-1811
+1 570-669-9127
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River was fun

Staff was great river was up rafting was a blast we had never been before and this place was... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Laurel, Delaware
via mobile
Great trip on the Lehigh

Took a rafting trip with the family, including teenagers, on the Lehigh River. In August, we made... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
via mobile
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Whitewater Rafting Adventures is the premier rafting and adventure outfitter in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains. Located just a short drive from the historic town of Jim Thorpe, Whitewater Rafting Adventures has been offering outdoor adventures for over 30 years. We are family owned and operated, love what we do and believe that it shows. Whether you are looking to raft class II and III rapids on the Lehigh River, take a Zipline ride, have an adrenaline pumping paintball shootout or enjoy a bike ride along the Lehigh Gorge Trail, Whitewater Rafting Adventures will provide you with a memorable outdoor experience in addition to the personal service that you deserve. Our friendly staff and knowledgeable guides are driven to provide you with the safest and most action packed adventure possible. Our focus is, and always will be, on making sure that you have a fun, safe and memorable day. You are important to us and we want you to feel that way. Come whitewater rafting and experience the WRA difference. Fresh air, good friends and a great time, you'll be glad you did.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“birch beer” (5 reviews)
“dam release” (7 reviews)
“zip line” (6 reviews)
101 W Adventure Trail Road, Nesquehoning, PA 18240-1811
+1 570-669-9127
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Staff was great river was up rafting was a blast we had never been before and this place was recommended by a friend

Thank skihunt
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Took a rafting trip with the family, including teenagers, on the Lehigh River. In August, we made sure to do it on a weekend with a Dam release, otherwise the river is too low for much of anything. The river is mostly Level 2 rapids...More

Thank Hurlz
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great company, my family had a blast. Everything was explained in an easy to understand matter. Jake the guide was very professional and helped everyone when needed. We will go rafting with them again, thanks for the great time!

Thank Igor T
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Been here 3 years in a row with different groups aging from teens to toddlers and always feel safe, respected, and valued as a leader and most recently a father. Facility and equipment are clean and in good shape. The staff are the most outstanding...More

Thank Captcuda
Reviewed 12 July 2017

My wife and i and her son and girlfriend went last Saturday for the dam release and what a great time, they bused us to drake creek and we started down river, just us four in the raft. we bike on the trail all the...More

Thank costaricacouple
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We had a wonderful time and we will return! All of the staff were extremely pleasant and helpful. Thank you

Thank tamnjp
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Past 2 yrs we have gone to Jim Thorpe to do a summer rafting trip with 3 families which consists of 12 boys ranging from 5-14. The rafting outfit we usually book was soldout for the days we needed so we went with this one....More

1  Thank balikazan
SteveWRA, Manager at Whitewater Rafting Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2016

Hello balikazan, My name is Steve and I am the General Manager at Whitewater Rafting Adventures. I am very sorry to hear you had a bad experience on the water with our Company and understand your frustration. We work very hard to provide the best...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Zip line was not that long. We had two people that were afraid of heights but they did it. It's not a difficult ride. It was a short zip but exhilarating. I personally would have liked it to be higher and longer. It is...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

My friends and I went whitewater rafting down the Lehigh River in July of 2015 and we used Whitewater Rafting Adventures. Its a great rafting place and highly recommend them. The instructor was a seasoned vet of the river and helped us out throughout our...More

Thank BuLLNJ5
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Be sure to read from the site & get all essentials required for the trip - like sunscreen, hats, water shoes,etc, ... We had gone with a large group (about 10/12 adults & 5-6 children), split up in smaller groups for rafting - We took...More

Thank Yogesh J
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