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French Broad Adventures

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French Broad Rafting and Ziplines is only 24 Miles from Asheville (NC) North Carolina. FBRZ is the closest Asheville zipline /canopy tour and rafting package to Asheville, Johnson City and Greenville SC. The French Broad River is the closest...more
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9800 US 25/70 Hwy, Marshall, NC 28753
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Reviewed February 6, 2019

Locals who know the river and area. Lots of great ideas on other things we should try while visiting (Farmony).

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 828Greta
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We went when it was a little chilly but none the less it was absolutely incredible! Our guide Shawn was very good and had an incredible knowledge of the river, mountains and surrounding area. I would highly recommend French Broad to anyone who wants to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Josh & Holley were awesome. They we great guides & made us fell confident & relaxed. I unsure, well let’s be honest, scared to death at the first line but by the last I was sorry it was over. Can’t wait to do it again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank vlbishop
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Thanks to our guide Jim! We are an active couple who love to boat, do the beach and SUP. This was our first time white water rafting so we did the 5 miler. Jim was super knowledgeable, a great teacher and shared stories and information...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kathleen F
Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I signed up for ziplining and while we knew it would be a good time, Josh and Juice were phenomenal! They made the trip comfortable, fun, and entertaining. Also, thanks for the selfies guys 😆. We enjoyed it so much that we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time on the river getting to jump off the rack and watching people get violently I mean falling out of the boats when we go back to Asheville we will definitely do this again

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Had an excellent time rafting and zip lining with this company. First time rafting and I was a little nervous but our guide Richard put us all at ease. As we made our way down the French Broad River, he talked with us about the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank C D
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time on the river with Jim. Just wished that we would have been more ambitious regarding the challenge of the raft as this was a bit too simple to our taste. Would recommend to ask more info at booking but Jim...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank apoiraud
Reviewed October 4, 2018

We did the zipline canopy tour this past week and had the best time. Our guides Josh and Holly were not only very knowledgeable, but they were just very fun people to be with. The location was very easy to find, the experience was very...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Josh A
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We had a nice ride down the French Broad river which flows right thru Asheville North Carolina. Their prices were the best in the area, and the staff was well seasoned in putting people in the water

Date of experience: August 2018
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June 17, 2018|
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Response from Mitch H | Property representative |
We do offer a 10% Military and 10% AAA discount
Lauren C
August 2, 2016|
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Response from RMK3-KeyWest | Reviewed this property |
I'm really sorry it took so long for me to respond to your question! I don't really look at the notifications on trip advisor that much, I wouldn't worry about the physical fitness requirements, either for zip lining or for... More
June 28, 2016|
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Response from Mitch H | Property representative |
There are no weight restrictions for children. The minimum age is 8 for the Whitewater Trips and 4 years for the Calm Water Float trips. The average number of guests per raft is 6.