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Rapid Expeditions

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Rapid Expeditions is a full service whitewater rafting outfitter and kayaking school located a short drive from Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and Sevierville. We offer Upper and Lower Pigeon River rafting trips on Tuesdays, Wendsdays, Thursdays...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
3605 Hartford Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2111
+1 888-504-7238
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All reviews small company the river white water rafting other companies rafting trip highly recommend this company great company the entire staff awesome guide great trip felt safe lower pigeon year old daughter the smoky mountains first timers zach dana
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Reviewed September 4, 2018

a first trip for the grandkids , one of many for the old grandpa , the guide Darryl made it fun and safe, I wanted more but a good starter for the kids

1  Thank spindron
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Way. To. Go. Mr. Bubbles. I did this for my bachelorette party. It was just the high energy, exciting activity I was looking for. Everyone survived.

1  Thank Kimberly T
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We went white water rafting first the first time, and I'm so happy we chose Rapid Expeditions. Tanner, our guide, was clearly very knowledgeable about the river and the history of the area, but he also kept us entertained with his fun personality and sense...More

Thank Aundraya K
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Lisa was our assigned guide and she was terrific. She not only knew how to run the raft, but she was also very friendly and nice. The company overall, was great with great communication and loads of information when we asked questions. They are an...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Went with our 3 kids ages 8,9,10 and it was our first time doing rafting. It was a fantastic experience. So glad we went with a smaller company and not a huge outfit. The size of just 3 boats allowed for a more personal experience....More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We happened upon this place by chance, when the Foothills Pky was closed and we had to take the next exit instead, and what a hidden jem it is! It was me, my daughter, and my grandson, who is blind, so we were a little...More

1  Thank Marie C
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing experience at Rapid Expeditions! Our tour guide was fun, knowledgeable, and kept us entertained throughout the experience. It was my first time, white water rafting and I honestly have to say it is a great excursion for anybody. Highly recommend to check...More

Thank Lissette T
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

This was our groups first time going rafting, Bubbles took great care of us and we had an awesome time. We went swimming in a couple of spots on the river, and experience some class IV rapids! 10/10!!

1  Thank Austin W
Reviewed July 8, 2018

We had a total of 10 people (4 adults and 6 kids). This was something I have wanted to do for years and we finally got the chance to do it. We went with my sister and her family and they took us out in...More

1  Thank Lenzy C
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

We had an awesome time. Our guide, Amelia was terrific. She went out of her way to make our rafting experience memorable and fun. It is awesome that it is a small company. We had four rafts total with us while other companies had at...More

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Elizabeth H
August 22, 2017|
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Response from Amelia M | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call. It's a smaller company, and they do book out of the standard tourist season, but may only do it on a case-by-case scenario.
Elizabeth H
August 22, 2017|
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Response from sierrabell55 | Reviewed this property |
You can schedule a great rafting trip year round!