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Rafting on the Russian River

Russian River Adventures (Healdsburg, CA)
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301 ratings
4.7 average rating
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32 stars
attended Jul 08 2010

Russian River Adventures was great, everything was exactly as described in the write up. I, mom, took my 13 year old daughter, 16 year old son and our dog. There were 10 canoes launched and after 1/2 hour we only ran into 3 of the canoes for...continued

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attended Jun 20 2011

Russian River rafting was a wonderful experience. we got a great deal at GoldStar with nealy a half price. We took a 3 seater inflatable raft; it was safe and quite confortable for all of us (me, hubby, and a 2-year-old). The river was calm most...continued

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attended May 13 2012

Started off with a rude & offensive joke from the male instructor but soon turned into a great experience. My husband & I enjoyed the beautiful views & fun times with friends. Only thing is it will give your arms a real work out! I'm still feeling...continued

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attended May 23 2012

The "canoe" was more like a river raft, but I don't consider that a bad thing. Navigating the river was easy enough to be relaxing while giving us our exercise for the day, and demanded just enough attention and cooperation to be engaging. With...continued

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attended Sep 06 2011

The boats are a little tough to control very well, but easy to paddle. The river is very pretty and the ropes swings along the way are a blast. During our trip the last part of the river was not moving, the water looked smooth as glass. Great for...continued

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attended Jul 30 2013

the employees were fine but the trip was too long and the inflatable canoes were very hard to steer. We had very little instruction. I would not do the trip again.

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4 stars
attended Aug 27 2010

This was a great experience. If you like privacy and independence this is great. There were sweet spots on the river to stop and swim against the current, rope swings, logs to lay out on. Alcohol was permitted. We had a great time and camped...continued

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attended Jul 11 2011

This was an awesome day. I loved that we could take it at our own pace. It was wonderful for the kids.

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attended Jul 29 2011

This was an outstanding experience that I will recommend to everyone. The canoe was clean, we felt secure and stable at all times and the river was easy to navigate.

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19 stars
attended Aug 04 2011

This was a great canoeing day with my friend and my dog! The staff were laid back but professional and it was smooth sailing with my GoldStar!

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attended Sep 30 2012

This was a beautiful day in nature and loads of fun as a group "rollin' down the river." I recommend it to anyone and everyone as it is for all.

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attended May 15 2013

This was a great day! Bit longer than expected for both adults in the party since they had to paddle/steer for the 2 young kids in their boats too. Kids loved swimming alongside boat with the dogs from other boaters. Very relaxed, friendly staff.

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attended May 31 2011

This was my first Goldstar deal and worth every penny, discount and more! The trip was awesome and the Soar Team was quick, efficient, and very helpful! We look forward to another Goldstar deal with a Soar Adventure. We will definately be...continued

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attended Jul 09 2013

This was super fun! Got to the office to check in and it was really easy to get started and at the end, turn around and get back. DO BRING a picnic!! My kids loved the challenge of paddling and there were some really quiet, non-electronic quiet...continued

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attended Jun 06 2012

Tons of fun, relaxing, loads of sun and beautiful views. We took the dog and he did well. Lots of little beaches to stop at and as long as you use your head a little, its a safe trip. You'll see hanging branches (strainers), rocks, and shallow...continued

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attended Jun 20 2011

Very friendly staff. Lots of info about what to expect when on the river. Beautiful scenery...time flies quickly!1 PLUS when you finish (tired)..your car is ready (valet service) for you!

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attended Jul 14 2010

Very fun on a not very hot day. Any hotter than 90 and it would be tough!

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attended Jul 11 2011

Very fun........just the right amount of time for us 60 year olds.

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attended Jul 29 2010

We arrived about 1 hour late but staff were very accommodating to get us to the river. Once on the river the trip was fantastic - great scenery, decent current, swimming and stopping areas. Our dog and grandson enjoyed the trip as much as any of...continued

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