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W12882 Parkway Rd, Athelstane, WI 54104-9220
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Reviewed 4 August 2018

My family of teens had a wonderful time at Thorntons. They went whitewater rafting on Saturday and paintball on Sunday and had a ball! Our cabin was clean and everything was in cabin that we needed (linens, etc.)

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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 8 that rafted the Menominee and did paintballing. There are multiple paintball areas (Capture the Tower, King of the Hill, and a couple others). They made sure to cover the safety rules for rafting and paintballing as none of us...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2018

We had a group of 16 that camped for 3 nights, rafted the Menominee, and did paintballing. We had an awesome time and would definitely go back again. Kathy was great to work with!

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Each summer I take a group of high school students to Thornton’s for camping, paintball, and rafting. Their cabin rentals are always clean, fully supplied with pots/pans/utensils, and grills! Kathy and the staff at Thornton’s go out of their way to make you feel welcomed...More

Thank Stefanie Y
Reviewed 27 June 2018

I went up here as a vacation spot for the weekend. We went to Thornton's not expecting much at first. We got all of our needed protective gear which was really good, and got on a bus to get to the river. When we got...More

1  Thank fergusonpenci
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I have to say I was a bit hesitant when we arrived at Thornton's Rafting and found out the river was "full" and there would be only 6 in the raft. We had an AWESOME guide named Randy, so soon we began a wondrous time...More

1  Thank donnalo722
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We stay at Thorntons in a two bedroom cabin and had a fantastic time. The workers are great and we had a blast whitewater rafting. We've already recommended Thorntons to friends and will definitely be back!

1  Thank JoeCasperSr
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

A Gray Cinder Block building that has A low Dark Grungy Indoor Outdoor Carpet that when Barefoot feels just Dirty. Old Fridge with Only One Decreped Shelve almost Collapsible off too much Weight On It. Advise to Wash Dishes since the Silverwear Drawer Having Mouse...More

3  Thank patches p
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

1  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

2  Thank sh0uts
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