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This is a spectacular river. Very beautiful and offers lots of activities, to wit: white wafter rafting plus you can ride the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad tourist train along the river gorge. Even if you don't do any of those things, it's really pretty to...More
We stopped at the river for a while during a long drive to elsewhere. It's like a hidden treasure in the NC mountains and is an incredibly beautiful, peaceful spot. Even in mid-July, down by the river was surprisingly cool. Could have stayed here for...More
What a great rafting trip our group of 8 had. One of our team fell out of the boat. And I don't know how little Michael S. got him back in the boat. Great Job!! SUPER FUN TIME. THANKS CHRISTO & MICHAEL.
From signing waivers to washing your own pfd, the entire trip was rushed. If you want a theme park like experience of being herded down the river as fast as possible, choose NOC. If you are the person who wants to escape a busy schedule...More
Although I would have highly recommended the professionalism and the corporate structure of the NOC as opposed to other less funded companies around this company and although we thoroughly enjoyed the guides, the experiences of the two rivers we did with the NOC, I do...More
If you want the best and easiest rafting experience on the Nantahala then I highly recommend NOC, Nantahala Outdoor Center. Make a reservation, go to the Center, pick up your splash/safety gear and they will bus you to the launch site and then at the...More
This was just awesome! We went through NOC tours and I believe we had the best guide ever. His name was Lee and he loved the river, nature and his job. Out family of five owe him big thank you for making the whole family...More
We rafted the Nantahala on August 8th. This was our second time we were on this river and we absolutely love it. There is a pizza place along the river and this time we stopped and ate pizza and it sure was tasty. I give...More