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Whitewater Rafting Gatlinburg

rafters going through a rapid on the Pigeon River

Total Guide to Gatlinburg Whitewater Rafting in Spring

March 17, 2014

white water rafting on rapidsSpringtime in the Smokies is spectacular display of wonders and wildlife. For those who want to try their hand at Gatlinburg whitewater rafting, this is the perfect time to avoid crowds and see the range of color up close on the riverbanks. To prepare you for a spring rafting trip, Smoky Mountain Outdoors has created a spring guide for those who plan to go whitewater rafting in the Smoky Mountains. Read More

The Ultimate Gatlinburg Weekend Guide

February 12, 2014

kids hiking nature trailWhether you plan to stay a week or a day, the Smoky Mountains are filled with so many things to do that it’s hard to see all you’d like to in a short time. Since there are many area attractions and natural beauties in Gatlinburg, choosing just a few things to do is challenging, so we’ve created a weekend itinerary for outdoor adventure seeking families visiting for only a weekend. Read More

group rafting with Smoky Mountain Outdoors

See the Best of Both Worlds with Rafting and Hiking Combo Trips

February 10, 2014

family hiking together through woodsDo you and your family love adrenaline-pumping adventures? Families searching for the experience of a lifetime can find excitement and thrills for themselves in the Smoky Mountains. In an area of trails, outdoor sports and unique attractions, Smoky Mountain Outdoors has become a leader in Gatlinburg white water rafting. To give visitors a one-of-a-kind trip, we offer not only rafting but a hike and paddle package to see the very best of the Smokies from land and water. Read More

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Everything You Need to Know About White Water Rafting in Gatlinburg

February 10, 2014

happyraftersSplashing, laughing and navigating are things everyone at Smoky Mountain Outdoors is familiar with. Our rafting adventures are filled with all three, and we’re inviting you and your family to experience them with us. Although not taking trips this winter, we’re already making reservations for families visiting this spring, so if you’re visiting the Smoky Mountains, here’s everything you need to know about planning a trip with Smoky Mountain Outdoors. Read More

people swimming in the river

How to Make Outdoor Activities Fun For Kids

February 10, 2014

family and guide rafting through lower whitewaterGetting out in the sunshine and fresh air can be rejuvenating and refreshing. Sometimes, though, the kids would rather stay in while on vacation. The key to getting kids active and outdoors while away from home is to make it fun and exciting, so Smoky Mountain Outdoors has a few ideas to make outdoor activities memorable for parents and kids while vacationing. Read More

family rafting with SMO

Three Ways to Get Active in the Smoky Mountains

January 6, 2014

active family running in grassWe all make New Year’s resolutions, but the challenge is to keep them past January. For vacationers who have resolved to have a healthier and more active year, Smoky Mountain Outdoors wants to help you to keep up your activity even while on vacation. From white water rafting in Gatlinburg to hiking through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the area has plenty of activities to stay fit and healthy even while on vacation. Read More

upper river rafting trip smoky mountains

How to Prepare to Go White Water Rafting in Gatlinburg

January 3, 2014

group river white water rafting in red raft all smilingIf you’re planning a vacation in the Smokies, adventure is sure to be part of the itinerary. There are tons of exciting things to do in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, and white water rafting is a great attraction. Preparing for this adrenaline-filled and wet activity is as simple as knowing what to expect with Smoky Mountain Outdoors. Read More

Large group whitewater rafting near Gatlinburg with Smoky Mountain Outdoors

Top 4 Fun Facts about White Water Rafting

December 9, 2013

White water rafting is one of the fastest growing outdoor activities in the United States. Smoky Mountain Outdoors, the number one destination for Gatlinburg white water rafting, has compiled some fascinating facts about white water rafting. Read More

A happy group enjoying Gatlinburg TN white water rafting.

Top 3 Health Benefits of White Water Rafting

December 6, 2013

White water rafting is an absolutely thrilling experience. With the waves crashing around you and your entire crew laughing and shouting, rafting is truly a one of a kind attraction. In addition to being a fun way to spend an afternoon, did you know that rafting also offers a number of health and wellness benefits? Smoky Mountain Outdoors, the premiere destination for Gatlinburg white water rafting, has listed the top benefits of taking a rafting trip. Read More