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We are the only adventure outfitter with an outpost on the Waccamaw River featuring 1 acre of outdoor yard games, hammocks, swings, large fire pit, river front picnic tables and access to a 48 acre private island in the middle of the river for an...more
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North Myrtle Beach, SC 29568-7461
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my wife out here, and Zack gave us a great kayak tour. My wife and I didn't have a lot of experience kayaking, but the river was really smooth and easy to manage. We also got a chance to chat with the owner,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Phillip G
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We took an amazing full moon paddle with Jeff and Zak on River Island Adventures. We left as the sun was setting with headlamps on and paddled to a private island where we watched the full moon crest over the trees. They have another Survivor...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hkymom
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Our family of four had a great time working through the physical challenges and mental puzzles to get back to the starting point. The owner and assistant were as friendly and accommodating as possible, always looking out for our safety while allowing us the freedom...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MRGalant
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We went on a kayak 5 person tour with Zak and we could not have asked for a better time!! Very knowledgeable about the area and informative of the river. The paddle on the river was relaxing and enjoyable! Both before and after were just...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bharrell
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

We had an Awesome time this weekend with awesome friends, river island was beautiful and there was tons to do anyone looking for a fun time with friends or family definitely needs go to check out river island big thanks to Jeff and Zak

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mitchell M
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

River Island Adventures was a blast! My friends and I had a great time kayaking down the river with the tour guide Zak. It's a great spot with tons of beautiful scenery. They also have paddle boarding, tubing, and a awesome private island for exploring....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alex C
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Great time lots of fun. Cost was low so we could afford to do this. Will be back in a few years so see how the owner has expanded this site, cabins/treehouses

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Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Susan S
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We were visiting family at Myrtle Beach and took a side trip to River Island Adventures. In 2 days, we did the "Escape", kayaked down the river and back, and had an adventure in which we had to portage to an oxbow lake where we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

After waiting on hold for 16 minutes I called back and was again put on hold for another 12 until I hung up. Finally my wife and I went to the location and were ignored for some time. We waited in the rain until our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Jeff C, Owner at River Island Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

We don't have a phone system that allows us to put a phone call on hold nor have we taken any kayak tours out while it was raining this summer so I believe you might be mistaken in the adventure outfitter that you visited. This...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

I brought 5 kids to the river not knowing what to expect and it ended up being one of our favorite adventures of the summer! There were games for them to play while I signed us in, the entire staff was helpful and clearly enjoyed...More

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Date of experience: July 2018
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