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Top 4 Ways to Celebrate Christmas in the Smoky Mountains

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If you’re lucky enough to be visiting the Smokies this holiday season, you’ll find plenty of fun ways to celebrate the magic of Christmas! From festive light displays to unique holiday events, there is something for everyone in the family to enjoy! When you’re ready to get into the spirit of the season, come on down to the Smoky Mountains to experience the joys of the holidays! Here are the top 4 ways to celebrate Christmas in the Smoky Mountains: Read More

bridge along Alum Cave in the winter

Top 4 Winter Hikes in the Smoky Mountains That You Need to Experience

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Although it’s the off-season for white water rafting in the Smokies, you can still enjoy the great outdoors for some scenic hikes! The winter months are actually a fantastic time to explore some of the popular trails in Great Smoky Mountains National Park! While the days may be a bit shorter and the weather cooler, you’ll be rewarded with fewer crowds and unique winter scenery! Here are the top 4 winter hikes in the Smoky Mountains that you need to take: Read More

Smoky Mountain Winterfest

Walking in a Winter Wonderland: 4 Ways to Enjoy Smoky Mountain Winterfest

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It’s almost the most wonderful time of the year! That means winter is approaching, and it’s time to celebrate in the Smokies. If you are coming into town for the holidays, then you absolutely have to enjoy all the amazing activities at Smoky Mountain Winterfest. This festival is a celebration between Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville, and Sevier County. You and your family will love driving around and looking at the Christmas lights displays all over town. There are so many ways to enjoy Smoky Mountain Winterfest. All you have to do is get ready to have a great time! Read More

fall in the Smoky Mountains

3 Things to Know About the Smoky Mountain Rafting Off-Season

Smoky Mountain Rafting

Although we’ve just wrapped another fun season of white water rafting on the Pigeon River, there are still plenty of great things to do in the Smokies throughout the off-season! While you’re eagerly awaiting our spring rafting trips next March, take this time to enjoy some of the other fantastic activities throughout the area! Here are 3 things to know about the Smoky Mountain rafting off-season: Read More

group rafting in the Smoky Mountains

4 Groups Who Love White Water Rafting in the Smoky Mountains

White Water Rafting in the Smoky Mountains

One of the best ways to experience the white water rafting thrills of the Pigeon River is with a group of family or friends! Our rafting trips create unique bonding opportunities as you work together to paddle through the rapids, as well as amazing new memories that you’ll remember for a lifetime! As if that doesn’t sound good enough, groups of 10 people or more can take advantage of our dedicated sales staff and affordable group rates! Here are 4 groups who love white water rafting in the Smoky Mountains: Read More

White water rafting down river

Top 4 Tips for Rafting in the Smoky Mountains During Cool Weather

Smoky Mountain Rafting

If you are planning a trip to the Smoky Mountains this fall, you’ll be excited to know that we offer white water rafting excursions until mid-October! This is a unique time to experience the Pigeon River as the water flow depends entirely on mother nature. In addition, the pleasant fall temperatures are perfect for outdoor activities with the average highs reaching the low to mid 70s throughout the early part of autumn! If you happen to experience a cooler than average day for rafting, no problem! Here are the top 4 tips for rafting in the Smoky Mountains during cool weather: Read More

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Top 4 Reasons to Join Our Pigeon River Rafting Trips This Fall

Smoky Mountain Rafting

While fall in the Smoky Mountains welcomes cooler weather and beautiful foliage colors, it also signifies the “final call” for our rafting trips this season. If you’re lucky enough to visit the Smokies this autumn, our Pigeon River rafting trips are still available for booking until mid-October! Don’t miss this chance to join our professional guides as they lead you down the Pigeon River for an unforgettable adventure! Here are the top 4 reasons to join our Pigeon River rafting trips this fall: Read More


Top 4 Reasons the Smoky Mountains Are the Best Place to Go White Water Rafting

White Water Rafting in the Smoky Mountains

If you always wanted to experience the thrills of white water rafting, there is no better destination than the Smoky Mountains! We offer a variety of fun rafting trips on the Pigeon River, ranging from scenic float trips that are ideal for families to action-packed excursions through class 3 and 4 rapids! This is your chance to get on the river with our professional guides, enjoy the stunning beauty of the Smokies and experience the adventure of a lifetime! Here are the top 4 reasons why the Smoky Mountains are the best place to go white water rafting: Read More

mountain view from foothills parkway

Top 4 Reasons Why You’ll Love Visiting the Smoky Mountains in September

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If you want to enjoy warm days of sunshine without the peak summer crowds, September is a perfect month to visit the Smoky Mountains! This is a delightful time to experience the great outdoors and everything that the Smokies have to offer, including our white water rafting trips on the Pigeon River! Here are the top 4 reasons why you’ll love visiting the Smoky Mountains in September: Read More

summer in the Smoky Mountains

Top 3 Reasons a Smoky Mountain Vacation is Better Than a Beach Vacation

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One of the toughest things about planning a summer vacation is picking a destination! While some folks like to head to the beach, there is truly nothing like a getaway to the Great Smoky Mountains! You’ll find tons of fun things to do in the Smokies, as well as unique lodging options, gorgeous scenery and more! Here are the top 3 reasons why a Smoky Mountain vacation is better than a beach vacation: Read More

Pigeon River in Hartford

3 Things to Know About Hartford TN Weather

Travel Tips

Our white water rafting season runs from March until October, giving you plenty of opportunity to experience the thrills of the Pigeon River! If you’re trying to decide when to take your trip, keep the weather conditions in mind so that you can plan accordingly! For example, if joining us during the cooler months of the year, you’ll want quick-drying layers and wool or fleece socks to keep your feet warm! Meanwhile, shorts and bathing suits are the norm for the summer! When making your plans, be prepared with these 3 things to know about the Hartford TN weather: Read More