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Yellowstone Raft Company

111 S 2nd St, Gardiner, MT 59030-7719
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Water!

It was our first time white water rafting and we had a fantastic time. Ben was our guide and he was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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Awesome rafting experience

We had a great time. Adrian and Jessica were our guides and they were fun and professional. We... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
katyknelson
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Houston, Texas
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The Yellowstone Raft Co. pioneered rafting on the Yellowstone River in 1978 and continue to provide exciting, fun, and safe trips for families and visitors to Yellowstone National Park. We offer a variety of whitewater, scenic, kayaking, horseback, and hiking trips that can accommodate all ability levels and acquaint you with the greater Yellowstone area. Offering trips May-September, call about group discounts.
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“the river” (54 reviews)
“day trip” (12 reviews)
“class iii” (2 reviews)
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111 S 2nd St, Gardiner, MT 59030-7719
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was our first time white water rafting and we had a fantastic time. Ben was our guide and he was funny, knowledgeable about Yellowstone and made us all at ease. Raft of almost entirely first timers. Very safe and fun. Thanks for the trip...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great time. Adrian and Jessica were our guides and they were fun and professional. We would definitely book with them again!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our family of four (including 2 boys, 15 and 12) absolutely loved our day trip down the Yellowstone River. What a thrill!! We wanted something special to add to our days in Yellowstone so my husband booked this trip. We all would highly recommend it....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Family of 4, and did a full day with YRC. Awesome rafting experience, such beautiful scenery and very nice guides. Then we did Hourse back riding through the absaroka, very easy ride, also such great scenery! And very knowledgeable Wranglers, and amazing horses, my family...More

Thank Lily B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family opted for the Paddle and Saddle Deluxe Combo. The first "issue" was we had to drive to the horse stables which meant driving on a dirt road with several potholes. Then as we were mounting the horses there were several horses that seemed...More

Thank yeaholdon
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YRCfamily, Owner at Yellowstone Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Yeaholden, First and foremost, we are very happy you enjoyed your rafting experience! I am SO very sorry you did not have a good ride. We have worked with this Wrangler for 17 years and this is absolutely NOT typical of the rides they...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent guide! Instructions were complete. Safety rules outlined. Knowledge of the area and local stories shared. Very fun!

Thank bunnym54
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YRCfamily, Owner at Yellowstone Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello BunnyM54! Thank you very much for your review! We are a locally owned Family Business and safety and fun are top priorities! We love what we do and we are very happy your loved your experience! Enjoy the rest of Your Summer! Sarah

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Husband and I have rafted several times with other companies. I highly recommend this group!! The guides were very friendly and knowledgeable about the river and history of the area.

Thank Jeanna H
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YRCfamily, Owner at Yellowstone Raft Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Jeanna H! Thank you for the fantastic compliment! You made our day! We love what we do and we always hope it shows. Have a great rest of Your Summer! Sarah and Crew

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Meagan was great driving us down. Brody was a super competent guide/rower. We had a safe fun time. Great 2 hour trip for first timers. Well worth the money spent.

Thank Sue G
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We did a full day of rafting and since we were the only one on the raft it was a private tour. All the staff were very friendly! A big plus is the free shoes you can borrow at the store. The only negative thing...More

Thank PaulNL84
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Eric did a wonderful job providing both a safe and interesting ride. We had passengers ranging from 9 to 75 some had been on a float before and others were first timers. Eric was very knowledgable about the river and spoke so highly of his...More

Thank ckenkel
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