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High Country Adventures

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High Country Adventures has been rafting on the Ocoee River since 1978. We offer trips on the Middle Ocoee with up to Class IV rapids - The Class III and IV rapids tumble down 269 feet during the course of the 5-mile ride, which continuously...more
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430 Highway 64, Ocoee, TN 37361-3624
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All reviews big mike white water rafting the river combo trip rafting trip raft guide great trip middle ocoee great guide made us feel a lot of fun awesome adventure first timers can't wait to come back coming back great job super fun
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

June 2017 Im a bit of a scaredy cat! The idea petrified me to no end, but i did feel the need to overcome my fear and do this. As always i seem to do things like this when my crazy outgoing friend Elisha is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Alyce B
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Nick Farr was awesome! My friends and I had a blast. Our trip down the Ocoee will be unforgettable. We will totally be back next year!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank magnolia12783
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Had a great time rafting down the Ocoee with High Country Adventures. Their staff did a great job ensuring the safety and well being of all who joined the trip. Our guide, Jess, was a lot of fun and very knowledgeable of the area and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Luke S
Reviewed September 30, 2018

I've rafted the Zambezi in Zimbabwe, the Youghiogheny in PA, the Snake in WY, the Little Pigeon in TN and the Arkansas in CO -- all great rivers, but the Ocoee was very unique. Most rivers you run strictly downstream, one way the whole way....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JAT633
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Hey everyone! My family and I go rafting every year and this was our 5th annual trip. We always go rafting with High Country Adventures because the instructors are hilarious and really nice. I highly recommend them! This time around we rafted with Jerome, he...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Aimen U
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Had a great experience with Jess as our guide for high country rating. 11/10, would recommend her to anyone that is interested in having a great time with a capable and knowledgeable rafting guide.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lcmooremil
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

This was my first time rafting in the US and probably the most memorable. I went with a group of 36 others and it was amazingly amazing. It was hard to get such a large group together and down to the river smoothly, but once...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank fredT7133HX
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Five stars for location, hospitality, and mostly fun! Our guide "Big Mike" was sweet and tough all at the same time and definetly nice and liked to laugh and have fun!! I was a last minute addition to this trip with friends from Butts County...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WShaneT
Reviewed September 23, 2018

This was such a great experience! We did the half day trip that started at noon. Nick Farr was our guide and he was awesome! I felt safe the entire time. He didn't compromise the fun though. He educated us on the names of the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Houston J
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Fun, exciting trip down the Ocoee. Our guide Jessica was super friendly and knew her stuff. If it weren't for being loaded on the bus too early then having to sit and swelter waiting for quite a while for some reason, and also the smelly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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praker
July 17, 2018|
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Response from clp1621 | Reviewed this property |
They can split 4 and 4. I feel like 8 in a raft would almost be dangerous and no fun.
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krazydarla
July 23, 2017|
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Response from HC_Rivers | Property representative |
Apologies for the delayed response, we did not receive the notification of the question. You need to be 12 to commercially raft the Ocoee River. The other option is the Hiwassee River which we also do, you only need to... More
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achesel
July 18, 2017|
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Response from ShipeTribe723 | Reviewed this property |
I had Bandy as our river guide, and I would definitely recommend him- it was my first time river rafting and he was able to keep things interesting by giving us plenty of "surfing" opportunities as well as ensuring our... More
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