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Hualapai River Runners

Peach Springs, AZ 86434
+1 888-868-9378
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What they don't tell you

There are good and bad things you should know before choosing this company. - There is NO... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Patrick S
Grand Canyon Adventure!

The River Riders are a great outfit. They took us on a fun trip down 36 miles of the Colorado river... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jbretlamb
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One Day White Water Rafting Begin to explore the Grand Canyon walls over the white water rapids of the Colorado River. Hike up to Travertine Falls, a natural waterfall, with your experienced guide. Hear about the history and culture of the Hualapai people. Look for local wildlife while enjoying lunch along the banks of the river. Continue through the Grand Canyon on a smooth water ride viewing the towering canyon from a unique perspective. Complete your adventure with a helicopter flight up to the top of Grand Canyon West, home of the Skywalk. Rafts depart from Peach Springs, Arizona on Historic Route 66 from the Hualapai Lodge and ground transportation returns you to Peach Springs. All this in just one day! 2-Day Paddle Rafting The 2-Day Paddle Rafting Trip is a weekend only excursion that will ramp off at Diamond Creek RM 225 at 8: 00 a.m. Designated stops will be held at Travertine Falls, Separation, and camping at Spencer Canyon. This trip will include lunch, dinner, breakfast and assorted snacks for paddle rafters. Operational hours will begin at Sunrise to Sunset. Cost is $650 per person and must be 12+ years of age. No additional services included.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Peach Springs, AZ 86434
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There are good and bad things you should know before choosing this company. - There is NO alcohol sales on the reservation, at the hotel or the market or within many miles. Just sayin'. - They don't tell you to bring water goggles. If you...More

Thank Patrick S
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Patrick S.--Thank you for your detailed review of Hualapai River Runners and Hualapai Lodge. We're glad that overall you had a good experience and wanted to address some of the issues you raised. We do our best to let people know what they will experience...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The River Riders are a great outfit. They took us on a fun trip down 36 miles of the Colorado river and supplied lunch and transportation, including a helicopter ride out of the canyon. Our boat captain was very knowledgeable about the history of the...More

Thank jbretlamb
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We're glad to hear you had an outstanding time enjoying a trip down the Colorado River. We agree it should be on everyone's bucket list. Thanks for choosing Hualapai River Runners.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the one day rafting trip, and it was more than we dreamed. The thing that stands out the most, (not including the canyon itself) is the team of people that helped us and kept us safe in the river. The guides were very...More

Thank Laura R
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. We're glad to hear it was more than you dreamed and will be remembered as a once in a lifetime trip. Our staff works hard to make sure guests have a great time and it sounds like you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An exciting way to experience the Grand Canyon and Colorado river up close for all ages. You also get to learn about the Hualapai Indian community. You start out with hitting rapids right away, then stop to do a short climb up to a cave...More

Thank Stella L
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review and for enjoying a Hualapai River Runners adventure. We're glad to hear you found it both fun and relaxing. We are happy you enjoyed the interaction with the staff and guides. You're right about the temps. You can experience a lot...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a must do trip if you have ever wanted to see something as amazing as the Grand Canyon from a different view than most tourist will ever see it from. The price is great for the amount of value and time you get....More

Thank 758kellyk
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're happy to hear you had such a great time and that you want to go again. As you found out, it's an amazing experience that you won't soon forget. We're glad you enjoyed Henry. As for getting wet, you're right it's going to happen...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

The river runners delivered an outstanding experience, from the bus ride, river, and helicopter. Guides are excellent and experienced. Highly recommend for a great adventure.

Thank Seahunterr
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you Seahunter for your review of Hualapai River Runners. We appreciate your comments and are glad to hear you had a great time.

Reviewed 28 April 2017

The Rafting trip was fun and exciting. Itinerary was very organized. The lunch provided was excellent. The day overall, was fantastic. Just would want the guide we had to be more outgoing. The guide was a bit too quiet. He was not as friendly/ informative/...More

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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

We're glad to hear you found the rafting experience was fun and exciting but are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your river guide as much. We apologize for the guide not being as friendly and jovial as you would have liked.

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Our day started by meeting in the lobby of the lodge. We boarded the bus and drove for an hour thru the canyon to the Colorado River. The only drawback was the speaker system on the bus did not work so we missed a little...More

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GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

What a great experience! It sounds like you really enjoyed your rafting adventure. We appreciate your review and comments about Robert and Henry. You're right about feeling the water but that's part of the fun of rafting. Congrats on checking this item off your bucket...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We traveled with our teenage children for a week at the Grand Canyon and the one day white water rafting was a great way to end our vacation. We felt the hualapai dedication to service at all levels. We stayed the night at the Hualapai...More

Thank mc10292015
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

We're so happy to hear that you and your family had a great time. It's great you were able to enjoy it despite knee issues. There are a lot of ways to see the Grand Canyon and the rafting trip you took is an unforgettable...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Wild rafting rafting down the Colorado river was a great astonishing experience. The staff was extremely helpful, very funny and well experienced. Ask for Henry, he rocks the river!!!;-)

Thank Robert H
GCW_Marketing, Public Relations Manager at Hualapai River Runners, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Thanks for your review. We're glad to hear you had a great time. We'll let Henry know that you enjoyed riding with him.

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chemchic
How long is this trip from start to finish including ground transportation? We are trying to plan our day trip and want to make sure we have enough time. THANKS
20 April 2017|
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Response from GCW_Marketing | Property representative |
We recommend that you allot at least 3 hours to tour the experiences, including Skywalk. If you want to take a helicopter tour or the Hualapai River Runners whitewater rafting experience, that will add a half day to full day... More
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Ken M
When will the photographs be ready ?
13 December 2015|
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Response from virgotraveler2015 | Reviewed this property |
I never received mine. I was assertive about it for a month or two, and then I let it go. This is why my review for them was mixed. There were parts I loved, and there were parts that were not satisfactory.
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Janelle1961
Hi Debby We're you able to get a discount? If so, what web site? Thanks!
23 July 2015|
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Response from Cregan8256 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see any and I even called and asked for one.
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