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Address: 394 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9719
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Fun times.

They were very helpful and the rafting experience was fun. We went into Tennessee (45 min. ride the short busses) and then rafted down the river, had lunch (provided by them) and... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2017
Ken M
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Morehead City, North Carolina
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Morehead City, North Carolina
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5 reviews
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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

They were very helpful and the rafting experience was fun. We went into Tennessee (45 min. ride the short busses) and then rafted down the river, had lunch (provided by them) and continued down the river to the pick up area.

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! We're glad that you had a good experience and we hope to see you again sometime. Take care More 

Minneapolis, North Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed April 10, 2017

This was so much fun! We had a great bus guide, who was very knowledgeable about the area. He was very funny and totally engaging with the crew on our bus ride to the rafting site. Just before we got in the raft, we had a huge, delicious picnic lunch, already prepared for us by the staff (price included in... More 

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the awesome review. We're so glad you went rafting with us and we hope to see you again sometime. Take care, More 

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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went in to rent snowboards for my first ever trip snowboarding. The staff is insanely friendly and down to earth and gave us pointers, helped set up our bindings, and will even give you a discount if you get a chance to ride a demo board if you choose to buy it. The music in there... More 

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

Awesome feed back! Thanks so much for the business and we're glad that you had a good experience. Ya'll should go rafting with us in the summer, it's a blast! More 

NC
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37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We were a family of 4 visiting the Boone area for App Orientation and it was suggested that we go rafting with Edge of the World. We had a blast! We have been rafting before so had realistic expectations that we were not going to be on the river within 30 mins of arrival time. The entire experience was great... More 

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the review. We're glad you had fun and hope to see you again sometime. Take care More 

Banner Elk, North Carolina
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14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Locally owned and operated for over 30 years, EOW is the best rafting company to use when you are in the area. The guides are knowledgeable and funny; food is good and the trip can be lots of fun. Good for kids old enough to handle the ride down the rapids.

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

We had a good time with your family and we appreciate the review. See ya next time! More 

Banner Elk, North Carolina
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233 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Our family, especially the grandkids enjoyed the trip. The guides do a whole comedy routine both on the way to, during and on the way back from the river. Frankly, it got really old... The river itself was well worth the 40+ minute ride each way and frankly the lunch they provided was better then okay. Would we return for... More 

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

Thanks for the review and we're glad that you chose to spend the day with us. Take care More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed September 15, 2016

We had a great time rafting with Edge of the World! The guides are hilarious but also very experienced and help us have a safe and enjoyable time on the river. The lunch was great too! Fun experience for all ages!

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

Thanks so much for this great review. We hope to see you again sometime. More 

Merritt Island, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 13, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our rafting experience! We were entertained on the bus with hilarious comedy and the actual rafting was awesome! Highly recommend for families of all ages.

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

Thanks for going rafting with us and we're so glad that you had a good time. Take care More 

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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 9, 2016

The tour guides are animated and hilarious. If you enjoy laughing while rafting this is the way to go. We had a good time. The food was good too!

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

We're so glad that you had a good time and we really appreciate the business. Take care More 

Greenville, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed September 5, 2016

We had a BLAST rafting with the crew at Edge of the World. Great group of guys with awesome sense of humor! They kept us laughing for hours. Seriously, I highly recommend if you are in the area, and looking for a great day on the river, rafting -- choose Edge of the World!

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EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this review

Cool! Thanks for leaving us this review and we hope to see you again sometime. Take care More 

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