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IRIE Rafting Company

11253 Brockway Rd Ste 103, Truckee, CA 96161-3359
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"bring something to drink & ride the chute"

we had great time going down the middle fork. coming down the chute going into tunnel was a blast... read more

Reviewed March 13, 2018
gack
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thomaston, CT
Fun intermediate rafting for a first time family

The concierge @ our hotel recommended IRIE when we asked about rafting options. It was a great... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2017
Jim H
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West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
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At IRIE Rafting Company, a california benefit corporation, our number one priority is your experience in the outdoors! We've been exploring California's beautiful and exciting white water rivers for more than 20 years, and know what it takes to make your IRIE white water rafting experience an adventure you won't forget. We've got the trip to suit your style and your budget. Half-day Class III white water rafting trip on the Truckee with the family? No problem. Multi-day wilderness trip on the Middle Fork American? Done. Non-stop Class IV rapids on the North Fork American with the bachelorette or bachelor party? Perfect.
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“truckee river” (12 reviews)
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11253 Brockway Rd Ste 103, Truckee, CA 96161-3359
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

we had great time going down the middle fork. coming down the chute going into tunnel was a blast. we've gone on many trips and besides the gauley in west virgina this was the best one. everybody was very nice,with a great lunch. it's a...More

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Frank W, Owner at IRIE Rafting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Thank you for the review! Glad you had a great time rafting the Middle Fork American. Sorry to hear there was not a cooler with drinks on the the van for you all, it certainly was a mistake on our part and I apologize for...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

The concierge @ our hotel recommended IRIE when we asked about rafting options. It was a great recommendation - the drivers and guides were really friendly and helpful (shout out to Tori!). Other rafting companies launched on the same stretch before and after us -...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

2 hour+ tour Safe and cool For the whole family, nice staff and professionals departed on time 6 miles of truckee river Most of the time is a relax and calm but at some points it gets more fast and we even fell out of...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome half-day trip down the Truckee in the afternoon. Lead guide John made our trip great! We laughed, got wet and worked as a team to paddle the river and rapids. Please read the instructions from the rafting company. Come prepared and...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

We had a great trip with Frank. He is very knowledgeable about the area and about the outdoors in general. The trip was a mixture of relaxing and more adventurous parts of the Truckee river.

Thank Quiller67
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Frank W, Owner at IRIE Rafting Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thanks for the review, we appreciate it and hope to see you again soon.

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

We were a big group celebrating a birthday... a mix of those who love adventure and those who like things a bit more mellow. We took a full day raft trip on the Truckee into Nevada and it was the perfect experience. Some very peaceful...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised by this experience. The company and guides were on point and the difficulty level was just right for a few exciting moments and an overall relaxing and beautiful morning. Definitely recommended for families or groups of friends visiting Tahoe. A neat way to...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had both never rafted before, but our guide, Jason, made us feel so comfortable and gave us a great ride. He worked really hard paddling and steering us because I never felt scared in a bad way! Thrilled, yes, but not...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

An all around great experience. We are traveling with a 15 year old and a 5 year old. Both were entertained and the 5 year old was patiently humored at every turn. Our guide, Mattie (Matthew), was experienced, informative, and all around amazing. Highly recommended!!

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

My husband and I live here in Kings Beach, North Lake Tahoe area and we were looking for something fun and different to do for my birthday last weekend :) Enter in Irie Rafting Company, we had the BEST time and it was so beautiful...More

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LAYLA T
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Response from RaftIRIE | Property representative |
Hi Layla- Thanks for your interest.We are opening operations on April 15. You can give us a call at 530.582.4900 if you have any questions Best, Frank
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