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Wildwater Rafting - Chattooga

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Address: 1251 Academy Rd, Long Creek, SC 29658
Phone Number: +1 800-451-9972
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Located on the grounds of the Long Creek Academy, Wildwater offers...

Located on the grounds of the Long Creek Academy, Wildwater offers Whitewater Rafting on the National Wild and Scenic Chattooga River. Half day, Full day and Overnight trips are available March through October. In addition to rafting there are a number of lodging options on site, a three hour Canopy Tour, Kayak Clinics, SUP and Lake Kayaking. The Chattooga River is a natural flow river and has better rapids when the water levels are higher, typically in the spring and early summer.

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Amazing trip, terrific staff

Wild Water Rafting provided a great rafting trip down the Chattooga River. The water level was a bit on the low side (.88) so we had more rocks to work around than you would... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Deb-Decatur2013
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Decatur, Georgia
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Decatur, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Wild Water Rafting provided a great rafting trip down the Chattooga River. The water level was a bit on the low side (.88) so we had more rocks to work around than you would during a period of higher water level, but there were still plenty of rapids to make the trip enjoyable. Our guide, Kay, told us a lot... More 

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Fort Myers Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very well organized Warnings about what one could expect were stated. Trip was fun, guides were well trained and entertaining. Lunch on the river nice touch.

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Destin, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I made a weekend trip up from Florida and stayed with wildwater in the Sandy Ford Cottage. Everyone who worked their was nice. We had Cody as our raft guide and he made the trip awesome. We did the Chattooga section IV and neither of us had any experience. He trained us and gave us directions clearly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got home from our second rafting trip with Wildwater. Once again, another great time. This time we did the Chattanooga, Section 3. The water levels were low and it was "scrappy", but what a great time. Our put in was a little downstream but were able to do a little of section 4 before the pull out. Dillion was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best white water in the Southeast. Wildwater was a an excellent outfitter, very professionally run. Ian was a great guide. Did the zip line and paddle trip on same weekend and can't wait to go back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a blast on the class 3 trip this weekend! The guides did a great job of making sure everyone had a great, safe, and memorable trip.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great river day of fun in sun and cool water. Guides were knowledgeable and funny. Come on a good weather day, preferable when water is high.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Labor day weekend, my husband and I along with two other couples went to Chattanooga for a weekend trip. We did the YOLO package which included zip lining and white water rafting. We all had a blast! It was all of our first time white water rafting. David was our guide and he definitely made our trip an experience... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wife and three teenage kids want some off the hook outdoor fun away from amusement park lines and game consoles =Wildwater! Everyone made our day fun, from easy reservations, to bus driver playing digareedoo, well maintained gear, good safety instructions... AND Tupelo cracking jokes all day! Wonderful natural setting where Deliverance was filmed, and Rapids were fun! Nice riverside lunch.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband and I just spent August 28th, 2016 on a rafting trip with Wildwater Rafting. Our guides Josh and Scotty were very knowledgeable , friendly and just a lot of fun to be with. We had an excellent time and the trip was exceptional. Would highly recommend anyone wanting to try rafting this is the place to go. Thank... More 

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