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Nantahala Rafting with Adventurous Fast Rivers

14690 Highway 19 W, Bryson City, NC 28713-9180
+1 828-488-2386
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Great time!!!

Great trip by real professionals who care that your trip was wonderful. We have used them for 8... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
fdbgolfer2017
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Atlanta, Georgia
Always a great time!

AFR has it all -- great staff, gorgeous new location right by the put-in, and awesome shirts! If... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tara G
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Our goal is to exceed your expectations in all facets of your rafting adventure. Our friendly, skilled, and sincere service is second to none and we welcome the opportunity to have you experience the beauty and excitement of whitewater on the Nantahala River with us. We have been family owned & operated for over 38 years! Our specialty is giving economical prices with the very best in personal service, equipment, facilities, and staff. No experience necessary. Guided & unguided trips available mid-March through early October. Walk-ins are welcome ~ reservations recommended, call us, or book online to reserve your adventure. We look forward to seeing you on the river with us. The most important trip down the river is yours! Come & Enjoy the Fun...
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14690 Highway 19 W, Bryson City, NC 28713-9180
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+1 828-488-2386
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great trip by real professionals who care that your trip was wonderful. We have used them for 8 years for our Special Needs school and they make it magical each time.

Thank fdbgolfer2017
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

AFR has it all -- great staff, gorgeous new location right by the put-in, and awesome shirts! If you want to raft the Nantahala with a company that's family-owned and friendly, AFR is it! We will definitely be back!

Thank Tara G
Sue M, Owner at Nantahala Rafting with Adventurous Fast Rivers, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

So happy to hear that you love it all! Customers like you make it easy for us to love what we do! Thanks, Tara!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lots of fun! Personable, competent guides. Accommodating staff. Mostly class 1-2 water with enough class 3 to be interesting. Highly recommend.

Thank lhlovell
Sue M, Owner at Nantahala Rafting with Adventurous Fast Rivers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you again for rafting with us ~ Glad you enjoyed your experience with us and the Nantahala River!

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've done 2 separate self-guided rafting trips with our two boys (15 and 11yrs old) over the last 2 years. New facility is great, best prices and great staff. We will always use them when we come back.

Thank Amanda B
Sue M, Owner at Nantahala Rafting with Adventurous Fast Rivers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

What a great read on this rainy day! Thank you so much and we certainly look forward to continuing to service you and your family!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a group of 12 employees from work and the crew here made our experience one to remember forever. The new facility was amazing (more on that below). Safety was without question their #1 priority followed by having an incredibly fun experience. So when...More

Thank toddpfalzgraf
Sue M, Owner at Nantahala Rafting with Adventurous Fast Rivers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So great to read that your trip was over-the-top-WOW! We appreciate the thorough write up as we are certain it will help others that come rafting with us! Thank you again, Todd, for 6 great years of rafting with us. It is always wonderful to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice, new facilities and good equipment. Helpful and friendly staff that was willing to help with whatever was needed.

Thank Bill L
Sue M, Owner at Nantahala Rafting with Adventurous Fast Rivers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks, Bill. We appreciate you and look forward to your next trip with us!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every single person on staff here is friendly and helpful! Our group had an amazing guide and a great time! A day full of adventure and laughs! We are ready to do it again!

Thank hayleyluns12582
Sue M, Owner at Nantahala Rafting with Adventurous Fast Rivers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Fabulous!!! Thanks so much for choosing to raft with us. We greatly appreciate you and look forward to your next adventure with us.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a group of 6, all over 60 years of age and had a blast. Boots was our guide and he was very knowledgeable about the environment and the river. The "surfing" was absolutely the best and we had never done that before. We...More

Thank L M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful time experiencing white water rafting. Plenty of laughs along the way. Our guide Boots was knowledgeable about the area and the sports found in paddling. Great intro to what to expect in the rapids. Our guide kept us wet and safe totally enjoyable.

Thank Murphy351
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The owners, Seve and Sue are the absolute best. Customer service is all about total satisfaction of a great experience on the river. So much fun. Thanks so much.

Thank Phillip K
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Carlos G
July 28, 2017|
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Response from miindy | Reviewed this property |
Check the website for age requirements. I, myself, think I'd wait a few more years. The rapids bounce you around pretty good!
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pinglindsay
July 27, 2017|
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Response from Lucy C | Reviewed this property |
Yes but Highly recommend to do it with a guide.
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Carolyn O
May 28, 2017|
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Response from Sue M | Property representative |
Hi! The Nantahala River is class II-III which is beginner to intermediate whitewater. We have people in their 80's raft with us often and truly enjoy themselves. I would recommended a guided trip if no one in the group has... More
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