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Address: 3595 Hartford Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2110
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08:00 - 22:00
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Inspired Fun in the Great Smoky Mountains! Offering whitewater rafting,...

Inspired Fun in the Great Smoky Mountains! Offering whitewater rafting, family float trips, ziplines, a challenging ropes course, horseback riding, and a Geocache location. VACATION PACKAGES FOR AFFORDABLE SMOKY MOUNTAIN FUN! Come play with us and then enjoy the rest of your day on our Family Adventure Island with complimentary picnic tables, grills, walking trail, and family playground. We are a one-stop-adventure-shop serving ages 3 and up. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. 34 years of rafting experience. Restrictions may apply. Raft with the best: Rafting in the Smokies!

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Stacy was our guide and she did an awesome e and amazing job!!!!!! Really enjoyed myself, can't wait to come back!

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stacy was our guide and she did an awesome e and amazing job!!!!!! Really enjoyed myself, can't wait to come back!

Thank Andrea H
Asheville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had such a great time and wasn't bothered that we didn't head out at the exact time as the delay let us catch the river when the power station opened the gates. Our guide Jason was on top of things and kept the boat upbeat. Definitely had an awesome time and look to do this trip again!

Thank firedog23
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a great time zip lining and then taking the lower raft trip with Jason and his pink hat. He was a great tour guide and let us know exactly what his plans were for guiding the raft and where our best position needed to be. It was my first time on a trip like this so I didn't really... More 

Thank Darrell E
St. Petersburg, Florida
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29 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It was our 20th wedding anniversary and we decided to go whitewater rafting at the last minute. A quick call to Rafting in the Smokies and we were on a nice raft, on a perfect river, with an expert guide. Wild Water Woman Erin safely guided us down a thrilling run on the beautiful upper Pigeon River. Erin kept us... More 

Thank Z-FloridaFoodie
St. Petersburg, Florida
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great time! Our guide, Becky, was fantastic. It was fun, at times exciting and informative. We had a blast and felt safe at all times. This was our first time rafting and we are looking forward to doing it again. Highly recommended!

Thank Eric M
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the Upper Pigeon, and Mike Mac was an incredible guide! We had such a great time. I was a little nervous at the beginning, but Mike's humor helped relax me and put me at ease. It was such a fun experience! And all the staff were extremely friendly, from the check-in to the gift store, and all the... More 

Thank lneville33
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Fletcher was our rafting guide. He was awesome. He made our first time experience an absolute blast. The water rapids were cold and refreshing at the same time. The rapids were relaxing and thrilling. What a rush!!!... so exciting. Linda and Crystal were very helpful and friendly with our purchases in the gift store. Will absolutely do it again.

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tkleo, General Manager at Rafting in the Smokies, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your Adventure with #Raftinginthesmokies. Fletcher is a top notch guide and he will be Happy to hear you enjoyed your time on the Pigeon River. More 

Jacksonville, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

White water rafting was extremely fun with our guide Stacy. We were on our senior trip and had more fun doing that than anything else. Basically, I'm just writing this review because the experience was awesome, and Stacy is awesome!

Thank MrShmug
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a group of three who had never been rafting before. However, our guide, Jason with the pink helmet, did a wonderful job making us all feel safe. He told several stories about the rapids and local wildlife. Nolan did a ride-along and told us stories of his time hiking the Appalachian Trail. He and Jason were both very... More 

Thank Tabathia G
Greenville, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was a little worried with a small child that the river ride we had to take would be dull but No it was terrific the guide was awesome the view was unbelievable. We cannot wait to do this again. My child said it was more fun than Dollywood really, I thought so to but couldn't believe that a five... More 

Thank Jbalagawa

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