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Instructors guide 7- to 8-person rafts on trip over Class I–IV rapids on scenic Menominee River, passing bald eagle nesting site

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$50 for a Whitewater-Rafting Tour for Two (Up to $109.90 Value)

As experienced instructors guide two eight-passenger rafts through Class IV rapids, water foams up around each watercraft, carrying the group down the scenic Menominee River on a three-hour voyage. Before paddlers step into rafts, trips start with a lesson in proper paddling, building up rapport among fellow raftsmen before heading out into the currents of Class I and II rapids. Rafters meander down the river until they hit the gorge, where passengers take a quick hike to get an aerial view of the upcoming rapids. Groups then navigate through Class IV rapids, enjoying the bouncy ride while little ones and timid paddlers watch safely from a scenic overlook. All paddlers then reconvene for the final stretch of river, enjoying pristine views of the winding water and possible bald eagle sightings that don't require wearing American-flag pants as bait. Rides conclude with a trip over the Terminal Surfer rapid, where instructors jettison adventure-seekers over the surf hole—pending safe conditions—to finish off the adrenaline-rush-filled day. Tours depart two times a day.

Northwood's Adventures

A bright yellow inflatable raft splashes down the rushing waters of the Menominee River, its helmet-clad passengers hooting victoriously as they speed past banks dappled with lush trees and rock faces. Catering to seasoned outdoor enthusiasts and beginner rafters alike, The rafting experts at Northwood's Adventures strive to grant their clients a chance to experience the splash-laden rush via excursions in northeastern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Their commitment to adventure is second only to the company’s dedication to safety, exemplified in everything from its high-quality equipment to the team of meticulously selected guides. Trained as naturalists, medics, rescuers, and interpreters, each was considered for a place on staff only after successfully completing 600 hours of training and translating War and Peace into conversational moose. Tours continue throughout the year to scenic locales, which include a sunset cruise of Piers Gorge and an adrenaline-packed jaunt down the Sturgeon River.

Northwoods Adventures

A bright yellow inflatable raft splashes down the rushing waters of the Menominee River, its helmet-clad passengers hooting victoriously as they speed past banks dappled with lush trees and rock faces. Catering to seasoned outdoor enthusiasts and beginner rafters alike, The rafting experts at Northwoods Adventures strive to grant their clients a chance to experience the splash-laden rush via excursions in northeastern Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Their commitment to adventure is second only to the company's dedication to safety, exemplified in everything from its high-quality equipment to the team of meticulously selected guides. Trained as naturalists, medics, rescuers, and interpreters, each was considered for a place on staff only after successfully completing 600 hours of training and translating War and Peace into conversational moose.

Customer Reviews

Great guides. We had 5 kids under 13 in our raft and felt completely safe.
Kimberly S. · 13 hours ago
We had a great, experienced guide!! Lucas was the best!
Debra D. · August 11, 2017
I have been watching for another groupon to pop up for this so our family can experience the thrill of white water rafting again!! We will make this trip again....and again!!
Kanthreas S. · August 8, 2017

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