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Top 5 Tips For Pigeon River Rafting With Kids

Whitewater rafting is one of the most fun and exciting activities to do with your family when you plan a trip to the Smoky Mountains! Of course, the best place to go rafting in the Smoky Mountains is with us! You and your kids will get to experience beautiful mountain views, an exciting excursion, and the possibility of rapids that will provide you with an unforgettable rafting experience. To make the rafting experience better for your whole family, check out these top 5 tips for Pigeon River rafting with kids: Read More

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5 Things You’ll Love About Our Upper Pigeon River Rafting Trip

White water rafting is a great way to spend a day of your next vacation in the Smoky Mountains! This is the perfect activity for people of all ages, and you don’t even have to be experienced to head out on the water! We have a few different trips for you to choose from, and one of the most popular is our upper Pigeon River rafting trip. You may be wondering what you will enjoy about this particular adventure, so we want to share 5 things you will love about our upper Pigeon River rafting trip with you:
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Top 3 Outdoor Activities in Gatlinburg to Try This Off Season

Even though rafting season is coming to an end, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the fantastic views of the Smoky Mountains. There are a large variety of different activities that you can do outdoors, even when the weather begins to cool down. Here are 3 of the best outdoor activities in Gatlinburg to try this off season: Read More


4 Perks of Going White Water Rafting Near Gatlinburg in the Spring

Are you already thinking about your spring break trip to the Smokies or you are just wanting to visit the Smoky Mountains during this time of year? There’s no better time to visit the Smokies than in the spring when the weather starts warming up, wildlife is emerging, and flowers are blooming! If you’re trying to decide what you will do while you’re in town, you should definitely add rafting to your list! Learn about these 4 perks of going white water rafting near Gatlinburg in the spring: Read More

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4 of the Best Views in the Smoky Mountains You Can’t Miss

The Great Smoky Mountains are known for sweeping mountain views, and you won’t be disappointed by the variety of places you can go to see them! Whether you prefer to see your views from hiking or driving, there’s a place for you to go that has incredible scenery of the mountains. Here are 4 of the best views in the Smoky Mountains you can’t miss: Read More

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Top 4 Things to Do in Gatlinburg in February

Are you planning on spending time in Gatlinburg this winter? You may be wondering what you can do since our white water rafting outpost isn’t open, and Gatlinburg is full of fun things to do in February, from alcohol tastings for people 21 years old and up to gaming attractions people of all ages can enjoy! Here are the top 4 things to do in Gatlinburg in February. Read More

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5 Reasons to Drive the Foothills Parkway in the Smoky Mountains

If you’ve never gone on a scenic drive in the Smokies before, you’re missing out! You can see the beauty of the mountains in a whole new way without ever leaving your car! One of the best scenic drives is Foothills Parkway, and you may be wondering why you should explore this particular road. Here are 5 reasons why you should drive the Foothills Parkway in the Smoky Mountains: Read More

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4 Reasons Families Love Rafting on the Pigeon River with Our Spring and Fall Trips

If you always wanted to take your family on a white water rafting adventure but prefer something with low to moderate intensity, our Spring and Fall Trips are perfect for you! This is a fantastic opportunity to fully enjoy all of the magnificent scenery of the Great Smoky Mountains as you gently float down the river. Here are the top 4 reasons why families love rafting on the Pigeon River with our Spring and Fall Trips: Read More

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Learn About the History of White Water Rafting

With thrilling speeds and waves splashing all around, it is easy to see why whitewater rafting is one of the most exciting and popular outdoor attractions in Gatlinburg. But did you know that rafting has been around for hundreds of years? While rafting is considered a leisure activity, it was also one of the earliest modes of transporting people and goods. Keep reading to learn more about the history of white water rafting: Read More