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Address: 4909 US Highway 74 W, Whittier, NC 28789-7703
Phone Number: +1 828-586-5050
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Great Smoky Mountain River fun for the entire family in...

Great Smoky Mountain River fun for the entire family in Rafts,Funyaks,Double Ducks,1 or 2 person Kayaks,and Tubes.Located only 15 min from the National Park on Hwy 74& 441near Dillsboro NC. We take kids down to 4 years or 40 lbs.Relaxing River Adventure in Smoky Mountians since 1988

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We did an unguided trip with friends that was lots of fun. The staff provided us with a thorough explanation of our choices and helped us make a good selection for our group... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 August 2016
Brian0ntheGo
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Bradenton, Florida
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Bradenton, Florida
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140 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We did an unguided trip with friends that was lots of fun. The staff provided us with a thorough explanation of our choices and helped us make a good selection for our group. They were very efficient, had quality equipment, provided good instruction, and were friendly. Tuckaseegee Outfitters is a great choice if you are looking for a fun experience... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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76 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

We went rafting with our 7 and 12 year olds. Everyone enjoyed it. The guide was skilled and safety conscious. We are novices and were thankful to have a guide who explained clearly when to paddle, which way to lean and described the different spots on the river. We had a lovely trip. When we called to make a reservation,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We did an unguided trip with our kids ages 6, 8, 10. We rented duckies. The staff was friendly and helpful. The river is a great experience for younger kids ... not too technical and there is a jump rock about halfway down. It's an easy shuttle get to the start and you finish where your car is parked which... More 

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Loveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We took this trip as a guided raft trip with children as small as 4, it was the perfect experience for the family. It was a several hour trip down a gently flowing river with a few class 2 rapids mixed in. We stopped at the beach along the river and jumped from a large boulder about 10 feet into... More 

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Thank daviddrown
st petersburg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We've used their services a couple times now and have been extremely satisfied with the experience. Easy enough to take a 7 yo and a 12 yo and challenging enough to keep them engaged. Go on high water days for the most fun and least amount of hang up on rocks. Good prices, people, and equipment. We'll be back.

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jacksonville,fl
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

From the time we pulled into the parking lot until the time we left, we had a great experience. Everyone there was happy and helpful and Rod, the owner, was a riot. Check in was easy and we were taken to the drop off point right away. We have been rafting with this company every summer for over 15 years.... More 

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Thank menkme
Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

I love rafting with Tuckasegee Outfitters. We started rafting with this company over ten years ago. It is a great experience and it is our favorite thing to do every summer when we visit NC! The staff was great to work with especially Rod.

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Thank Sanjoseoooo
Whitesburg, Tennessee
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70 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

My wife and I have gotten into kayaking and rafting. We went on the Nantahala last year and thought we would try the Tuckaseegee this year. I had a great time, was relaxing then would get fast on rapids. Went past the railroad scene from the movie The Fugitive. The staff at the Outfitters was great, as was their equipment... More 

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Thank James W
Georgia
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

We did a family raft and I will say that was fun. What stinks about this place was the attitude of the clerk who took our money and had us sign waivers. I felt he was mad we came at 245 and kept telling us how it won't be fun. The water was lower but it was still an awesome... More 

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Thank Amanda S
Palmetto, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Hands down the most fun my husband and I have had riding the rapids. We chose a 2-person inflatable kayak that was self-bailing. The staff was super nice, especially the owner, Rod. There were six in our group. Our husbands are police officers, so we were given a $5 discount. The discount also applies to military and firemen. We have... More 

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