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3541 Hartford Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2110
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our guide, Joan, was not only experienced and professional, but also hilarious! Safety and professionalism is the first impression one gets when they walk through the door. You are made to feel welcome and they want you to have a great adventure. I would recommend...More

Thank jklmedwards
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Group of 9 on the higher and then did the float on lower, vacation is over and kids still talking about how great the rafting was. Joey our guide was outstanding and the kids had a blast with him. We will be back. Super fun,...More

Thank Justin M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Huey was so chill. He was an expert guide and knew how to handle the river. Put me at ease. I had a great time and was very nervous at first. Due to Huey, I can say this was a fun and thrilling experience and...More

Thank shemzenk
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our guide, Joan, made this adventure fun, entertaining, and exciting. The equipment was is great shape, well taken care of. The entire staff was inviting, helpful and excited. A fun trip for all ages.

Thank jklmedwards
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a blast on this trip! It was easy to book online, and we had a discount code that made the price more than competitive with the nearby outfitters. Ed our guide was great! Not a big talker, but he definitely worked to give...More

Thank Virginia M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The guides make sure you are safe and very well informed of what to do. We all had a great time, even my grumpy 16 year old!! If you are fortunate enough to have Jedi Mike as you guide, you are in for a treat!...More

Thank April A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We called late the night before and they still were answering phones! Got a reservation for first trip next day. Very pleased with our entire experience!! Definitely recommend this place. Our guide was Joan who had the best personality making jokes and talking with us...More

Thank raddnurse01
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wayne did a great job as our guide, He was a great and very knowledgeable guide. Knew lots of history and things about the river and was very helpful all around. Very nice and helpful for two of us who were beginners, we had 7...More

Thank Jared F
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you plan on taking a rafting trip down the Pigeon River, you have got to go with Big Creek Expeditions. This group is the best! I have taken my youth group down this river 3 times now and used Big Creek twice. The one...More

Thank tobytyner2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an great day white water rafting on the Pigeon River all day with my friend Beth.. Did the upper and the lower part of the river.. Shout out to out guides Opal and Joan, for a great time.. The staff were all great and...More

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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