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Pocono Whitewater

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Good Clean Fun For All Ages!

Just as the title of this review suggests, it's a great day for the whole family. The wait can be a... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
belwoodzzzz
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Dromore, United Kingdom
A rush went through

Went to the gorge for the whitewater. A must see in jim thorpe if you like kayaking. The adrenaline... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
gladiator428
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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There’s something fun here at Pocono Whitewater for every level of adventurer! Choose from our family style rafting, our Dam Release Gorge rafting, and our multiple combination trips. Try our most popular adventure: The Big Day Out! In addition to...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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1519 State Route 903, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229-2770
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

Just as the title of this review suggests, it's a great day for the whole family. The wait can be a bit long but the facilities at Jim Thorpe are enough to keep you entertained before your trip.

Thank belwoodzzzz
Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear you had a great time with us!

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Went to the gorge for the whitewater. A must see in jim thorpe if you like kayaking. The adrenaline rush was intensive. ALL WET. LOVE IT

Thank gladiator428
Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thank you for the 5-Star review! We are glad to hear that you had a great time on the river!

Reviewed 23 July 2018

We took our 12 and 9-year-old sons on this whitewater trip to let them experience it. Although they were nervous at the beginning, by the end of the trip they wished there were bigger rapids! I re-booked our trip for one day later due to...More

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Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear that you and your family had a great time on the river with us! We appreciate all the feedback that we have gotten from you!

Reviewed 23 July 2018

We have rafted several times with several different companies. For this trip we did Dam Release Upper Gorge Whitewater. We were a couple and were paired with a nice group of 4 others, this is normal and expected. The rafts are narrow for 6 people...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

We took our 2 grandsons (8 & 11) on the family rafting trip. The groups was large, so there were times we had to wait for all the boats to catch up, but it wasn't a big deal. The river was a little low, so...More

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Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear you and you family had a great time on the river with us!

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

We were 6 coupes on a mini vacation and chose this company for white water rafting. Very pleasurable, good staff guiding you thru the process. It was 4 hours of fun. Will do it again.

Thank domtt62
Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

Thank you for the awesome review! We are glad to hear you had a great time rafting with us!

Reviewed 10 July 2018

My first time with this company and it was okay. Probably will not do it again. Our rafting trip was scheduled at 1:00PM and completed by 8:00PM. One of the reason the trip took so long because there was too much down time waiting around...More

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Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you for your review!

Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This was our second time going here for the family style whitewater rafting.we went with a group of family and friends. We all bad a blast and look forward to going back. The staff are very friendly and always helpful. They make it a fun...More

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Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear you had a great time on the river and that you continue to use our facility!

Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Our family had a great time with Pocono Whitewater. We met two guides Adrian and James. They were so helpful and kind but gave clear and firm directions when needed. They knew the river like the backs of their hand and help us get the...More

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Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you for this awesome review! We are glad to hear you had a great time with us and enjoyed our guide staff!

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We stoped here as part of my brothers bachelor part. Everything here was amazing. The staff was great, you can rent pretty much everything you’d want for whitewater rafting they have wet suits water shoes and water guns. They also have options to go paintballing...More

1  Thank MikeM22rugger
Pocono W, Marketing Assistant at Pocono Whitewater, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Thank you for the review! Glad to hear you had a great time with us and hope to see you on the river again with us!

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Teho1516
10 July 2018|
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Response from sandyolsommer | Reviewed this property |
. We were there early June and I was surprised it was so warm and it was in the 70s tempwise. The temp would vary seasonally. when the temps are consisitently lower or higher. If the water is chilly they require wetsuit... More
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Irismd01
21 June 2018|
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Response from PoconoBiking | Property representative |
We run our trips rain or shine, if a storm starts to happen while trips are still at our facility we will hold trips back til the storm passes, if a storm comes through while trips are on the river, you are in a rubber raft... More
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Krista506
19 May 2018|
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Response from Joseph N | Reviewed this property |
The weather will be bad.
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