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3 of Our Smoky Mountain White Water Rafting Trips You Have to Try

April 22, 2021 July 21st, 2021
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For all the adventurers visiting the Smokies, don’t miss out on the unforgettable experience of white water rafting on America’s most popular river! We offer white water rafting trips for all ages and experience levels, so everyone in your family can enjoy the beauty of the Smokies from the water. Here are 3 of our Smoky Mountain white water rafting trips you have to try:

1. Upper River Rafting

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Get ready for a wild ride when you venture on our Upper River Rafting trip! Available from March through October, the Upper River Rafting trip is one of our most popular trips. With the help of our experienced guides, raft down the Pigeon River with your friends and family for an unforgettable experience! From March through mid-May, water levels are unpredictable, which means you never know exactly what fun is in store on your trip! Beginning in mid-May, you can experience class 3 and 4 rapids along the 6.5 mile trip. If you’re feeling extra adventurous, try our Extreme Upper River Rafting trip starting in mid-May, which features a smaller raft, making the rapids feel even bigger!

2. Lower Pigeon River Rafting

For families with younger children, try our Lower Pigeon River Rafting trip. Available May through September, the Lower Pigeon River Rafting trip offers a more relaxing ride down the river that everyone can enjoy. Bring the kids along and let them experience their first white water rafting adventure! This calmer ride also allows you to take in the scenic views of the mountains as you float down the Pigeon River. This rafting trip is great for ages 3 and up, and the kids will even have the chance to splash around in the river!! If you have smaller children or just want a more peaceful rafting experience, the Lower Pigeon River Rafting trip is for you!

3. Combo Packages

guy ziplining in Smoky MountainsFor those who want more than just white water rafting, we offer awesome Combo Packages! After you’ve enjoyed your day on the river, try your hand at ziplining! See the Smokies from the river and the air when you book a ziplining trip with us. All guests will save $20 when they reserve this trip with us! Along with your white water trip of choice, enjoy two and half hours of world class ziplines, skybridges, and more! What better way to spend your day than by being adventurous all day long! Start your morning off with a thrilling white water rafting trip before spending the afternoon flying through the Smoky Mountains on a zipline? These are combination packages that are only available with us.

Whether you’re looking for a wild ride down the Smokies’ rapids or you just want a relaxing experience with your friends or family, we have the trip for you! We want you to enjoy your vacation and we understand that different people have different needs when it comes to rafting. With all of our different rafting trips, we have the ultimate adventure for everyone! Check out all of our Smoky Mountain white water rafting trips and reserve your trip with us today. We look forward to seeing you!