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Shropshire Raft Tours welcomes you to our scenic river trips, Mega Stand up paddle boards, mini-raft & canoe hire along the beautiful River Severn located in Ironbridge, Shropshire. Great for those seeking a complete and fun-filled Ironbridge Gorge...more
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| Departs from Museum of the Gorge, Ironbridge, Telford TF8 7NH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great trip for anyone, couples, families or groups of friends. Perfect for people familiar with being on the water or people who are a bit apprehensive. Our guide Nigel really made the trip, he gave us loads of interesting facts about the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

Had an hour long trip down the Severn with my two teenage daughters. Just three of us with Nigel doing the rowing and providing informative and interesting info along the way. We were provided with helmets for the rapids section of the river, which I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Larry N
Shropshire R, Owner at Shropshire Raft Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2019

Hi Larry Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I'm so pleased to hear you had a great time with us. We only run the rapids in our special winter trips and our full day summer BBQ raft trips and I'm glad...More

Reviewed 3 January 2019

I called this company on Wednesday, Boxing Day to hire bikes for the Friday and was amazed that they not only got back to me that day but did everything they could to help me out. It was the Christmas break and out of season...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Shropshire R, Owner at Shropshire Raft Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2019

Hi Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. It was very kind of you to write such a great review. We do aim to please and were more than happy to arrange cycle hire for you out of our main...More

Reviewed 24 October 2018

I booked in advance for me and two friends, and when we turned up it was just us three (it was the very end of the season). I was a bit worried it would be awkward, but we had an excellent time! One of us...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Shropshire R, Owner at Shropshire Raft Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2018

Hi Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Our guides work very hard in making each and every trip enjoyable for our guests, whether it’s for 3 people or a full raft and it’s great to hear that your friend felt...More

Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Thank you sharon and nigel. Looked after us v ery well indeed. We all had a fabulous day 😁 the sun shone and all three mini rafts made it home after having loads of fun on the river. A very peaceful way to see the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank James S
Sharon B, Owner at Shropshire Raft Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hi James It was a pleasure to welcome you and your band of merry men and women on our mini raft hire. You certainly had a great day with the weather and I'm so pleased to hear that you all had a great time. We...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Whilst searching TripAdvisor for things to do in Shropshire, this raft tour company came up. The online booking process was easy and the website was very informative. When we arrived at the car park, we were greeted by Nigel and his partner and another customer...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Sharon B, Owner at Shropshire Raft Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hi Kath Thank you for such a great review. It's pleasing to hear that you found the website informative and the booking process easy. We like to include historic information about the area in our tours, together with some interesting and often amusing anecdotes from...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

What a pleasure it was. Our 'oarsman' was both genial and knowledgable. We were met well in advance by the manager and oarsman behind the Ironbridge Gorge Museum and equipped with life jackets and given our safety briefing. The raft was very easy for passengers...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Sharon B, Owner at Shropshire Raft Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hi Thank you for such a lovely review. It's great to hear you enjoyed your trip on the river with us and found the rafts easy to access. I will pass your comments onto your oarsman Nigel. Hopefully you will come back and see us...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Visited the historic town of Ironbridge today and took an amazing trip on the river with Nigel. From start to finish he put us at ease and imparted some great gems of info about the area, river and history of the area. We had our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Sharon B, Owner at Shropshire Raft Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2018

Hi Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I'm really pleased to hear that you and your family enjoyed your trip with us and learnt some interesting facts about the area. We hope you come back and see us again. Sharon

Reviewed 24 September 2018

An excellent, well organised and thoroughly enjoyable half day mini rafting experience. I took a group of employees rafting and Nigel and Sharon really looked after us. Booking was easy, they were very well organised on the day, as well as being flexible in accommodating...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Shropshire R, Owner at Shropshire Raft Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

Hi Robert Thank you for taking the time to post a review. It was great to welcome you all on our half day mini-raft experience. It was a great day weather wise to be out there and we were happy to cater for NHS staff...More

Reviewed 20 September 2018

My wife and I hired electric bikes for a full day to explore the area whilst on holiday. Staff were very friendly and helpful and gave advice on cycle routes we could use. They even provided a map of the routes which was a great...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Shropshire R, Owner at Shropshire Raft Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

Hi Derek Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I'm so pleased to hear that you and your wife enjoyed your bike hire experience with us. We make sure all the bikes are checked and cleaned after each hire period, and we...More

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Response from drnattieg | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I think it depends on a couple of factors Personality of the dog(likes water?Scared of it?calm ?cant keep still?) Is he used to be outdoors,travel...... How big is the dog?Obese? A dog size of German Shepard... More
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Hi. Yes you can takes dogs in the canoes, however we don't provide buoyancy aids for them.
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