The Asheville Outdoor Center is located on Amboy Rd in West Asheville. Take float trips down the French Broad River through the Biltmore Estate property. Kayak, Canoe, raft or tube. Asheville's first SUP paddleboarding rentals and lessons(stand up paddleboarding) an exciting a new way to float the river. Open April through October.
French Broad Rafting Expeditions is located in Marshall near Asheville. Go whitewater rafting on the French Broad River. A guide is in every raft. Calm water trips are also available. Open March - October.
Huck Finn Rafting Adventures is located in Hot Springs near Asheville. Take guided whitewater rafting trips or calm water float trips. Group rates available.
Nantahala Outdoor Center is located on US 19 West in Bryson City. It is named one of the best outfitters on earth by National Geographic Adventure. Go whitewater rafting on the French Broad, the Nantahala, the Nolichucky and the Pigeon River. Many years ago, when my kids were small we visited the Nanatahala Outdoor Center just to watch people kayaking and whitewater rafting. It was fun just watching.
Rapid Descent- White water rafting in the Smokies
Wildwater Ltd. Rafting is a high adventure trip. Go whitewater rafting on the Pigeon, Nantahala, Chatooga, Ocoee or Cheoah River. Bring your family or Church group. Other adventure trips include scenic jeep tours, off road Hummer trips and group team building.