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Smoky Mountain River Adventures

5036 Highway US 74, Whittier, NC 28789
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Great adventure!

Loved the river adventure! This was my first time & it was so much fun! The staff is so nice... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
bvrabic
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Terre Haute, Indiana
Perfect fit for a family with young kids

We've been out here twice now and the SMRA team has always gone above and beyond to ensure we have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jason S
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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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 for one or two people, as well as rafts. You may choose to have a river guide to help tame the rapids or have your own adventure!
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6 days ago
“Great adventure!”
3 weeks ago
“Perfect fit for a family with young kids”
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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5036 Highway US 74, Whittier, NC 28789
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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 days ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Reviewed August 27, 2017

My husband and I saw this on the way to another tubing place and decided to stop there instead. So glad we did. Owners were so friendly. Gave us the right advice since we were novices. Had a great time. They have a very nice...More

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Reviewed July 18, 2017

My husband and I had never been rafting before and he thought this might be a great adventure for us to do on our trip. Reluctantly I agreed. From the moment we got out of our car we were greeted with friendly staff and put...More

Thank Lee G
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Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

This is a must do activity when in the area. The staff were wonderful and seemed to have all the answers. We quickly got signed up and we had a wonderful trip down the river. I only wish it had been longer. I only suggestion...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

We reacted with our 4 yr old granddaughter. Great fun! Highlight: jumping from a 10 ft rock into the cool water. Staff really friendly, capable, well run. Facilities great. We would go again. 😃

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Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I took our 13 year old niece. We were told it was a low river day and they suggested individual kayaks. Very nervously we agreed...we were not disappointed! Worker was extremely knowledgeable and right on about river conditions. Definitely would use this...More

Thank Jane A
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Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Ben was a great guide and really added to the trip it was nice to sit back and let someone else drive. Rapids were very easy for kids,jumping rock is a must. Friendly staff clean facilities all around A+

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Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We had an excellent family excursion from ages 5 to 76. It was a perfect mix of gentle with a some good rapids to feel the thrill. The staff and owner were all incredibly personable. They all really seem to love what they do and...More

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Reviewed July 13, 2016

This was not my 1st time here but it was for my Grandson. We had a blast, he is 13 & we each had our own raft. The river is perfect for a beginner or anyone who wants to have a relaxing paddle. The staff...More

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nylecoj0821
June 12, 2018|
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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
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crystaltrent2000
May 15, 2018|
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I am sorry, but we are only open on weekends during May.
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