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Thornton's Rafting

W12882 Parkway Rd, Athelstane, WI 54104-9220
+1 715-757-3311
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Big Fun with Girl Scouts

Our girls tackled the group rafting & single Fun-Yaks on the Peshtigo & Menominee Rivers. Our... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
Chicago, Illinois
Misleading modern cabins but great rafting.

The rafting experience for our party of 22 was fantastic & we enjoyed our guide, Hailey. However... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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W12882 Parkway Rd, Athelstane, WI 54104-9220
+1 715-757-3311

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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Our girls tackled the group rafting & single Fun-Yaks on the Peshtigo & Menominee Rivers. Our rafting guides took great care of the girls- even sent out 2 guides to ensure their safety (thanks Zac & Haley!). And Brian went above & beyond helping our...More

Thank MaMaGooGoo15
Reviewed 29 August 2016

The rafting experience for our party of 22 was fantastic & we enjoyed our guide, Hailey. However, our stay at Thorntons Resort was disappointing. The "modern, fully equipped " kitchens are outdated, falling apart and stocked with very few plastic utensils. Dining chairs are ripped...More

1  Thank sh0uts
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The guides are awesome, the equipment was good too. We had a lot of fun during the float down to the rapids area! You go down the 12' drop, go to the shore and walk back to another raft and ride the Rapids a second...More

Thank Bruce N
Reviewed 7 August 2016

I planned a batchlorett party through Thorntons and reserved a cabin and rafting slots. I received no written confirmation after paying $300+, that made me feel very uncomfortable. We stayed in the mobile home cabin, that was "fully furnished kitchen". I don't think having two...More

1  Thank polarqueen31
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We went white water rafting for my sister's 18th birthday. We have a great time and our guide was fantastic!

Thank heathertrainsdogs
Reviewed 31 August 2015

This was our first experience whitewater rafting. We were not disappointed here. It was very easy to book. It was pricier than some other trips we looked at, but we thought it was worth it. You have a guide with you at all times and,...More

Thank SPTrophyWife
Reviewed 13 August 2015

My family of five (three teenagers) did a night at Thornton's resort in a cabin and a rafting trip the next day. Unfortunately, we only stayed one night, but plan to return for a longer trip next year. The cabins and resort were clean and...More

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Kathy and her team do not know how to run a business or treat customers. Their bookkeeping system is a notepad and pencil with random chicken scratches everywhere. They do not communicate with one another about anything. They also charge different amounts for the same...More

4  Thank Elayna C
Reviewed 14 July 2015

We stayed during the week in a 2 bedroom cabin. The cabin is rustic (70's decor) but adequate for our needs. We were looking for economical fun and we found it. We brought portable grill and ate most of our meals at the cabin. They...More

Thank chellejj33
Reviewed 24 August 2014

I've been taking groups of high school students to Thornton's for the last 15 years in the summer. Exceptional top notch service and accommodations. Raft guides are all excellent with high school students. We go during the week when there is less traffic. It's an...More

Thank Carl H
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