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Address: 2 Jones Branch Rd, Erwin, TN 37650-8910
Phone Number: +1 800-872-7238
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USA Raft on the Nolichucky and French Broad Rivers. We offer mild to wild...

USA Raft on the Nolichucky and French Broad Rivers. We offer mild to wild whitewater rafting on the Nolichucky, Watauga and French Broad Rivers. We have a beautiful, rustic river-side bunkhouse that sleeps up to 50.Campground next door. We offer full day trips with lunch and half day excursions. Trips start at $40.We also offer wild cave tours. Prepare to get muddy and have some fun underground. Very popular with youth and outdoor groups.

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Great Trip for a First Timer

Our guide Elisabeth was great. She was very experienced and very friendly. This was a first time for a few of us and we had my four year old son. We took duckies on the Lower... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Okemos, Michigan
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Okemos, Michigan
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Our guide Elisabeth was great. She was very experienced and very friendly. This was a first time for a few of us and we had my four year old son. We took duckies on the Lower Nolichucky and it was perfect. Most were Class 1/2 with a Class 2/3 at the end, depending on the water level. Will do it... More 

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Youngsville, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our Venturing Crew had a fantastic time on this trip! We spent a day rafting on the Nolichucky River Gorge. We had hoped to go down the river on river duckies (inflatable kayaks) but the water was too high and running too fast. Our safety was their concern and rightly so! We split into 2 rafts and had the best... More 

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Lebanon, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a GREAT day rafting down the Nolichucky River with our guide Aaron. The time that he and the other guides took to ensure that our group was safe, well taken care of and had an amazing time was second to none! The river was incredible! All of the class 3 and 4 rapids we rode were thrilling! All... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family of 11 did the Nolichucky whitewater trip in 2 rafts. My crew had Dani as our guide and she was awesome! I would highly recommend this trip if you want a great time.

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Thank Snakeman2198
Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best trip of the summer! Worley's cave is SUCH a cool experience. The guide, Taylor Hodge, is as good as they come. She was extremely knowledgable about the cave's geological history and a very enthusiastic teacher. Book a trip with her. No way you'll be disappointed!

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Kohler, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the 1/2 day trip on the French Broad River with our family of five. We had a blast especially when our guide pulled to the shore and we all got to jump off a 10-12 foot ledge into the river. Our guide Tim was great, making sure we knew what to do to keep safe and have a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Will the "Ginja Ninja" was a great guide and a lot of fun. Would recommend the upper gorge for a more exciting float.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just finished an all day gorge trip with USA Ratf. It was every bit as good as it was billd. Our guide was Wil and he did an excellent job of getting us down the river in one piece and returning us to the POB. Good job Wil!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Was quite entertaining as well.

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Thank Christopher P
Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic full day raft trip on the Nolichucky river today. Lots of class 3 and 4 rapids in a spectacular gorge. The entire family loved it. Our guide "Chase" made the trip interesting, fun, and safe. USA RAFT is a 1st class rafting company. I highly recommend them and this trip.

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Matthews, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I went rafting and Caving 8/6&7/16. We had Collin for a guide rafting and Taylor for a guide caving. Both guides were awesome and we had a great experience. Will definitely book with USA Raft again.....

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