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Shank's Mare

2092 Long Level Rd, Wrightsville, PA 17368-9038
+1 717-252-1616
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Kayaking and Relaxing

Great place right on the river. If you are planning to go on the weekend and will be renting a... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Timothy K
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York, Pennsylvania
Kayaking on Lake Clark

We were there Sat of Father's Day Weekend, without reservations. Very dumb on our part, but they... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2016
Jim S
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Palmyra
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17 Jul 2017
“Kayaking and Relaxing”
18 Jun 2016
“Kayaking on Lake Clark”
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2092 Long Level Rd, Wrightsville, PA 17368-9038

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

Great place right on the river. If you are planning to go on the weekend and will be renting a kayak, PFD, or both, then I strongly recommend making a reservation ahead of time. We planned for 12:00 on Sunday and I think everyone had...More

Thank Timothy K
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We were there Sat of Father's Day Weekend, without reservations. Very dumb on our part, but they were able to pull it off. The owners are very organized and friendly. We set off for 2 hrs, which was about the limit for us (have only...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 16 September 2015

This was such a great find for a beautiful day trip. We were staying in Marietta and hopped over to Wrightsville. The staff here were so helpful and informative.

Thank ceckert18
Reviewed 18 August 2015

What a gem! Great location on the Susquehanna, awesome proprietors and sales people and excellent pricing. Rented kayaks for a paddle with our grandkids and had a great time. If there was a B&B we'd be there more often.

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Been there 4 times now every time has been amazing stayed until sunset took pictures with my Pentax K5 & KR We always check the weather before we go on the water and check the wind speed. the owners are super nice, employees are friendly!...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Make Shanks Mare a destination, or visit it while on an outing down to the river. Either way, enjoy their historic old building and sit in a rocker on the long porch looking at the river. Steve and Liz have had their store for over...More

Thank JaneYost
Reviewed 20 February 2015

A great business sitting on the banks of the Susquehanna River. Gear for all types of water sports along with guided tours and classes. They now have a restaurant to quell your hunger!

1  Thank ricom1
Reviewed 14 August 2013

We recently participated in the Paddle and Dinner event. Two of us had kayaked before but it had been a while and the third person in our party had never kayaked. The event leaders were very patient and did a quick lesson for the beginners....More

Thank Care P
Reviewed 10 August 2013 via mobile

Enjoyable kayak ride for $26, lasted around 2 hr, safe traveling on the Susquehanna along the shoreline, beautiful scenery & good place for a rookie's (like me) first kayak experience. Nice gift shop and I heard the snack bar/cafe is nice. Nice laid back staff...More

Thank Bingersgirl
Reviewed 30 November 2012

The best outfitters ever. Family owned and operated, and they make everyone else feel like family, and treat them like family. Year-round events. Kayak excursions, live music on the beautiful front porch with one of the most scenic views of the Susquehanna. Lock 2 Cafe...More

Thank Janet S
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