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We had a wonderful trip down the Tuck today with our guide, Danny! Our 6 and 10 year olds had a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Venice, Florida
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We went out on a family adventure. We had myself and my husband, sixteen year old twins and my... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina just minutes from Dillsboro and Cherokee. Smoky Mountain River Adventures provides white water rafting for the whole family, including children as small as 401bs. We rent inflatable kayaks...more
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5036 Highway US 74, Whittier, NC 28789
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a wonderful trip down the Tuck today with our guide, Danny! Our 6 and 10 year olds had a blast! Staff at this company are super friendly and accommodating! Popsicles and popcorn were a perfect ending! When I asked my son, “Wasn’t Danny...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went out on a family adventure. We had myself and my husband, sixteen year old twins and my mother in law. Our guide (Charles) was fantastic. He was knowledgeable and funny. My MIL is a little nervous around water and he was great at...More

Thank Amy E
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a terrific time with the extended family; myself, my spouse, my sister, brother-in-law, nephew (age 9) and niece (age 2). We all had a wonderful time, even the littlest one! The guides were super nice and wonderfully helpful getting us kitted up for...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great time here today! Our guide was awesome and really knew what he was doing! Great staff and great family fun. I highly recommend this place if you are in the Smokey Mountains on vacation looking for things to do!

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came through the area with 2 families and 6 kids. This river was perfect for our 10 year olds, just fast enough with a few fun spots. We loved the ducks. The people at SMRA were great. Thanks for the adventure.

Thank Randy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice rafting trip for someone who wants easy with a little excitement. Danny our guide was the best! We loved jumping off the rock along the way! Best family fun! I would recommend them again and again!

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful, friendly and knowledgeable staff! Took the raft by ourselves because it is only class I and II rapids. They do offer guided tours, as well as kayaks and other rentals. Very relaxing 2 hour trip down river. Make sure to smile for the camera...More

Thank Douglass C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did this adventure as a surprise for our granddaughter. The owners and staff were very friendly and accommodating! Our tour guide, Charlie, was so kind and nice. Our grandchild talked to him the whole time. He even helped her at the jump off rock...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Loved the river adventure! This was my first time & it was so much fun! The staff is so nice & there are nice clean, big changing rooms!

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SMRARafting, Public Relations Manager at Smoky Mountain River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the compliments and for choosing us for your first river experience!

Reviewed 30 May 2018

We've been out here twice now and the SMRA team has always gone above and beyond to ensure we have a good time. The Tuckaseegee is the only river we were able to take the 5 and 8 year olds on, and due to the...More

Thank Jason S
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12 June 2018|
Response from SMRARafting | Property representative |
The Tuckaseegee River is perfect for first time rafters. We are the only river in Western North Carolina that can host children as young as 4 years old. So, I think your family would have an amazing time. If you have... More
16 May 2018|
Response from SMRARafting | Property representative |
I am sorry, but we are only open on weekends during May.