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Big Creek Expeditions

3541 Hartford Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2110
+1 423-487-0178
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White Water Rafting on the Pigeon River
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Scenic Floats on the Lower Section of the Pigeon River
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3541 Hartford Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2110
+1 423-487-0178
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I'm sure it had everything to do with our guide, Mike Ryan, but we couldn't have had a better time. This place doesn't hire inexperienced rafting guides. It was safe & a blast.

Thank Nick G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great time! With only four women in the raft with Miles we were apprehensive but Miles got us through the rapids and down the river just fine. He was a great guide! We will be back next year and will request him again!!!

Thank skw60126
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was everyone's first time whitewater rafting and we were a little nervous. However, Drew led all 8 of us in the party raft with no problem and had some pretty funny jokes! I highly recommend Big Creek Expeditions and hope you get Drew!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We wanted to do some white water rafting.. checked out so many places online and this one seemed to be the right place. Great reviews and price was better.. once we arrived, it was the nicest building and facility than the other ones next door😊...More

Thank Lynn F
Reviewed 4 days ago

We've been rafting this river for over 5 years and we've enjoyed it each and every time. This year we went with Big Creek and we had Steve as our guide. Our kids had Miles as theirs. Both were excellent and made our trip eventful...More

Thank sweetpeasue
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I fulfilled this bucket item last year with another company. It was just as much fun as last year. Shayne was our guide and he was awesome! Thank you Shayne! Come prepared for a come time. You'll need dry clothes, sunscreen, water shoes, towel, tip...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our 2nd year going whitewater rafting with Big Creek Expeditions. Our guide, Huey, was great along with an overall great experience. We'll come again!

Thank lodacoop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide Drew made this trip a fun time.This was our first time doing whitewater rafting and Drew made sure we would want us to come back. Thanks for the adventure.

Thank darylwit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Big creek was a great place to do white water rafting we had a great guide Drew I fell in and he was quick to saving me and getting me out of the hydrolic, I was not in the water for longer than 10 seconds...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had two groups on the upper and one group on the lower. The lower was perfect for young children. We also had two bids that were 8 in the boat with Miles. Miles was the best guide for sure!

Thank Patrick R
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Nicole V
4 June 2016|
Response from BigCreekExpeditions | Property representative |
Thanks for the question, Nicole. At the end of every trip, guests will return to our rafting outposts where they can view a slideshow of the pictures taken during their trip. After getting a preview, you can purchase a disc... More
31 March 2016|
Response from BigCreekExpeditions | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry! Of the two sections, the Scenic Float on the Lower Section of the Pigeon River is very calm with a small taste of whitewater. Guests on this section can expect great scenery, some fun splashes, and... More
26 July 2015|
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Response from BigCreekExpeditions | Property representative |
Good question! Unfortunately though, Benji was not able to be on the river with us this year. He has been dealing with some health issues that have kept him from being a full-time guide. We definitely miss him and hope he... More