Whitewater Rafting

Strap on a life jacket and grab a paddle…whitewater rafting through the Nolichucky River is something you just can’t miss! Expertly guided, full-day trips take you through the South’s deepest river gorge, as well as calmer rapids for the entire family to enjoy. Located only 45 minutes from Asheville, it’s the perfect activity to experience the thrill of whitewater while enjoying scenic views of the mountainside from your raft.

If Whitewater rafting in Asheville is not your style, check out Zen Tubing in Asheville down the French Broad river, It is more family friendly with tubing and paddle boarding by the historic Biltmore House estate and pickups at some of Asheville’s river front breweries like Sierra Nevada and New Belgium