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Appalachian Outfitters

2084 S Chestatee, Dahlonega, GA 30533-5521
+1 706-864-7117
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Relaxing Canoe Trip

My husband and I were looking for something to do and just happened to stop in at Appalachian... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Southwest Gulf Coast, Florida
via mobile
Etowah River Dawson Forest Trip

We did the Dawson Forest trip with Appalachian Outfitters. Their staff is very professional and... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Philip B
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2084 S Chestatee, Dahlonega, GA 30533-5521
+1 706-864-7117
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for something to do and just happened to stop in at Appalachian Outfitters. It was late in the afternoon so we were hoping to schedule a trip for the next day. Due to the time of year, they would...More

Thank whitechickwines
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We did the Dawson Forest trip with Appalachian Outfitters. Their staff is very professional and knowledgeable. We worked with Ben and Forest. We arrived a bit late at Kelly Bridge but they were waiting for us and were prepared to shuttle our large family. When...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

After a long day of yard work we went up late afternoon and even though they had over 300 people come through that day the staff were still upbeat and friendly. This is absolutely the BEST $6 summer Sunday afternoon date in North Georgia!! No...More

Thank JoPeach
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We found this place on Tripadvisor - it's amazing. It's around an hour north of Alpharetta and easy to get to. The staff was very professional and courteous, answered all questions, and gave us our gear so we could kayak. They said the Chestatee run...More

Thank Marlee319
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My family and I have been going to Appalachian Outfitters for years. The owner Ben, is so friendly & helpful. The guys that help with the Canoes & Kayaks are very attentive. I highly recommend the Chestatee river. We always bring a packed lunch &...More

1  Thank ArielCLooney
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went with another couple recently to try out kayaking on the Chestatee river. Each couple had a double person kayak and we did the 6mile route which took us around 2.5 hours. It was the beginner route and glad we did...More

Thank KShubel
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We took a family trip kayaking down the Lower Chestatee River. It was so much fun! We saw tons of turtles and my kids are convinced they saw Big Foot! It took just a little over 2 hours for us to get to the end....More

1  Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Super friendly staff, $6 per tube and they take you up river and you float back. Can get out just before the landing and walk back to start on the trail and go again and again if you want. Thoroughly enjoyed it!

Thank Karen J
Reviewed 22 June 2017

A group of 15 women planned for months to paddle the lower Chestatee with this outfitter for the 3rd time. They were most accommodating to all our individual needs and interests. Our specific boats were requested in advance and ready upon our arrival. The vests...More

Thank lgraves2136
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I couldn't believe the price! We paid our $6, hopped in the shuttle, got our tubes on the river and had a wonderful 40 minute float down the river. The water was shallow enough almost the whole time to see the bottom and stand up...More

Thank Nicole H
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