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Rolling Thunder River Company

10160 Highway 19 W, Bryson City, NC 28713-9136
+1 800-408-7238
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Got a Large Group?? Not a problem for these guys!

We had a huge group of folks attending our annual whitewater event on the NOC this year. We were... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Atlanta, Georgia
Big Groups

We just finished a double run of the river using Thunder River Outfitters. . We took 70 people on... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Paul M
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Rolling Thunder River Company has provided exceptional river trips for almost 40 years. The family-friendly Nantahala River in western North Carolina has become a favorite river for hundreds of thousands of rafters each season. We offer Guided/Follow-A-Guide/Non-Guided options. Family-owned and operated.
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10160 Highway 19 W, Bryson City, NC 28713-9136
+1 800-408-7238
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

We had a huge group of folks attending our annual whitewater event on the NOC this year. We were around 35 people in total. All ages from 8-50tys and Rolling Thunder was able to accommodate us with great guides for our larger rafts as well...More

Thank JCab17
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We just finished a double run of the river using Thunder River Outfitters. . We took 70 people on Saturday .We also used there camp grounds. I cant say anything bad at all about this place. Prices where right , Camp site was nice Hot...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Came here with my wife and 15 year old son. Lujan was the best! We thoroughly enjoyed our 8-mile trip down the Nantahala River due to the scenery and the wit of Lujan; he really made the trip enjoyable. The water is a nice 48...More

Thank NavyCop7
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Took my 3 teenage kids whitewater rafting for the first time. Took the 2:45 pm trip which gets you back by between 5:30-6 pm. This trip was AWESOME. The guides are great. A first class operation.

Thank Ditchpilot
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This was a great day. We paddled the Middle Ocoee run with Caleb as our guide and we could not have had better. My wife, two children and myself along with Caleb concurred the river safely and had a wonderful time doing so. we are...More

Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Cam was our guide he was so much fun! He made the trip worth it! Exciting while in the rapids but also quite and absolutely beautiful when not. Will make this trip again with the little ones, but will also do the Ocoee in Georgia...More

Thank aljrmom
Bobbye M, Owner at Rolling Thunder River Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you so much for the great review. We appreciate your kind words. Very happy to hear that you enjoyed your trip with us. Hope to see you roll with Thunder again. Please check us out on Facebook and keep in touch.

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The experience is worth far more than they charge! Tater was an amazing guide! He was hysterical, daring and incredibly knowledgeable! Definitely a "must do" on your bucket list! We will be back!

Thank Valerie B
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Great price, great location, AWESOME guide - Tader. Wish we had done it sooner in our vacation so that we could have done it a 2nd time. Lots of fun while being safe!!!

Thank Mmmsmith
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We had such a blast on our trip down the Natahala! Trader was our guide and I bet no one else knows the river as good as him. He was entertaining and talented! Thx guys!

Thank Jbfroggir
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This was a team building trip for our high school wrestling team and their families. It was exciting enough to keep the boys happy and safe enough for the younger siblings. The guides were amazing! They were very knowledgeable of the river and kept us...More

Thank ncmom1976
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