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Wonderful day on the river

Expert and knowledgeable, hard-working people took us rafting on the river. Our main guide was... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lu R
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OUTSTANDING!

The 3-day Rio Chama river exceeded my hopes and expectations! Excellent crew: Cass, Elliot, Ana and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ibeglowin
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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Santa Fe Rafting - Great guides. Great food. Great Big Fun! Santa Fe Rafting Company provides a variety of river trips to suit everyone, from family groups to whitewater enthusiasts. The full and half day trips are perfect whether you are staying in...more
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Expert and knowledgeable, hard-working people took us rafting on the river. Our main guide was Sparkel, and he was a wealth of information about New Mexico and the river. Spotted at least 6 long horned sheep along the way, plus the birds and other wildlife...More

Thank Lu R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 3-day Rio Chama river exceeded my hopes and expectations! Excellent crew: Cass, Elliot, Ana and Jared, amazing food, great knowledge and a blast on the water as well as land. I enjoyed it so much, I just booked a half-day kayak trip for myself...More

Thank ibeglowin
Reviewed 1 week ago

From beginning to end, everything was organized and filled with adventure. 3 days on this Rio Chama trip proved to be non-stop fun. We enjoyed the hot springs, dino tracks, hikes, food, music and of course the river. Thank you Santa Fe Rafting Company for...More

Thank kselvage
Reviewed 1 week ago

A truly awesome three days on the Rio Chama with Santa Fe Rafting! Our team -- Anna, Jared, Cass and Elliot -- thought of everything and gave us an experience we will long remember. Their concern for our safety and comfort was always there as...More

Thank JimZBrewer
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great weekend! Everything was absolutely perfect, even the bit of rain! Anna, Jared, Cass and Elliott were superb; five stars for the food alone! Highest recommendation!

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This 3 day 2 night Rio Chama experience was absolutely amazing,. I went with a group of friends, and we all came away with the feeling that we had had an experience of a lifetime! The guides were amazing, Anna, Jared, Elliot and Chris were...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the best part of our trip to Santa Fe. Get away from the tourist traps and get out on the river. Our guide, Jake, was fantastic—professional, knowledgeable, hard-working, patient, funny, and boy, when you’re about to fall out of the raft, is he...More

Thank sweetlucygirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really fun time with this group today. We were first timers and a little nervous. Our family of 5 (3 teens) was lucky to have Sparky as our guide. He was friendly, knowledgeable, and safe. He pointed out lots of interesting things...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I booked the fantastic am Rio Grande Racecourse and can’t wait to bring the entire family rafting next summer. Our excellent guide, Jake, charmed with his cheese-y jokes, kind manner and excellent river leadership. We also had hotel door-to-hotel door shuttle service...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a first for me, and I enjoyed the 3 hour paddle down "The Slot"..Water was low but still enough to get the experience..Staff was knowledgeable and very helpful..The van takes you to the put in and meets at take out..I was by myself...More

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Response from Ted H | Reviewed this property |
My Mom just informed me we paid $65/person because no reservation. I think normal is $45, but they allow you to book on their website. We weren't really sure we were going until morning. Kids are unpredictable.
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Response from MicheleTravels239 | Reviewed this property |
Oh, just call..the owner will advise.. No promise on weather..goes rain or shine. Price gets you from their meeting place up to put in..about an hr ride toward Taos..a guide that you tip..light snacks after . Don't forget... More
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