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High Mountain Expeditions

1380 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7805
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Fun day on the river

We took our kids out for a 1/2 day trip on the Watauga River and had a great day. I thought the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hollyhker
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Great tubing experience with High Mountain Expeditions!

We had a languid afternoon tubing with HME on the New River. They went out of their way to make... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Eric B
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Welcome to High Mountain Expeditions. We are located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, with two locations to serve you in Boone and Banner Elk, North Carolina. High Mountain Expeditions offers outdoor activities, such as whitewater rafting, caving, and hiking for every member of your group or family.The team at High Mountain Expeditions invites you to join us in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains on one of our many outdoor adventures.
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1380 Highway 105, Boone, NC 28607-7805
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took our kids out for a 1/2 day trip on the Watauga River and had a great day. I thought the trip was well organized and the staff was really friendly and great with the kids. What impressed me were the little touches...the guides...More

1  Thank Hollyhker
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a languid afternoon tubing with HME on the New River. They went out of their way to make sure we had a great time. Highly recommend them.

Thank Eric B
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Was great had a good time staff was great River was nice we are definitely coming back next time we're going to bring the kids

Thank Allen D
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The staff was very nice, knowledgeable, we've breast with kids. Very safety conscious. Staff was there the entire tubing trip to help out (beginning, middle and end). Wear river shoes on the trip, and if you forget, they sell them at the meeting point. They...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our party of six did a New River tubing adventure, and it was absolutely amazing. Due to the swiftness of the river from recent rain, we were even allowed to go a second time for free! Lots of breathtaking scenery, and extremely friendly and helpful...More

Thank Gerald M
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Friendly professional staff, nice kayaks. We went mid week and the river was quiet. It was so good we went back a few days later for more. Good price.

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This half day rafting trip was full of the fun! Our 4 year son had a blast and still can’t stop talking about it! Especially about his Big Rock Jump and how was water “refreshingly refreshing”!!! All guides were awesome, very knowledgeable and had a...More

Thank Lucie S
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We took two of our grandsons, ages 8 and 10, and we were well pleased with the whole experience, from sign up to arriving back safely in Banner Elk. This section of the Watauga we were on is a good ride for young ones as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great trip! Staff was very friendly and very helpful. Great memories were made. We can't wait to do this again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best rafting experience, stuff were courteous, knowledgeable and knows how to make a memorable trip.

Thank Sheetal d
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