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High Mountain Expeditions

Open today: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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An outstanding white water adventure

While I am not normally one to review our recent experience with high moutain expedition was... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2012
Nolichucky Rafting!

Great trip with awesome staff. Lunch was sandwiches and was fresh. Highly recommend!

Reviewed 27 June 2012
Ben T
Cornelius, North Carolina
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Welcome to High Mountain Expeditions. We are located in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, with two locations to serve you in Boone and Banner Elk, North Carolina. High Mountain Expeditions offers outdoor activities, such as whitewater rafting...more
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3149 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-7788
+1 828-898-9786
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Reviewed 29 June 2012

While I am not normally one to review our recent experience with high moutain expedition was outstanding. Everything was planned , well laid out , and perfectly on time . Our guide, mike , was great and allowed the most nervous of the people on...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2012

Great trip with awesome staff. Lunch was sandwiches and was fresh. Highly recommend!

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 26 June 2012

Absolutely worth doing! A FUNtastic water rafting day for the whole family! This is a top-notch company that I would highly recommend to anyone who is looking for a quality, fun-filled day out. And if safety is top on your list... This is the company...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2012

We went with a group of 5 people and we had 23 overall. We had a spectacular guide, Matt, who was not only humorous, but a wealth of knowledge of the local areas. We arrived and had lunch before we set off, which we enjoyed...More

Thank willsigmon
Reviewed 18 June 2012

I just returned from my bachelor party with High Mountain Expeditions. I'm not the type to write reviews but this trip exceeded our expectations in every way. Eight of us went on the Nolichucky overnight trip and could not have had a better time. Jeff...More

1  Thank Kyle C
Reviewed 13 June 2012

Great time today on the river, the water was so REFRESHING! Our guides, Bill and Wendy, were the best-friendly, fun and knowledgeable-two young girls ages 6 and 5 had an amazing time, too. We made new friends and had a great day on the river.

Thank mgmellon
Reviewed 16 April 2012

We did the whitewater trip recently with our family including two boys ages 9 and 11. The trip was an absolute blast. The guides entertained us on the bus ride to the push-off point. Our own guide was fantastic, he spent a lot of time...More

Thank Kris S
Reviewed 10 April 2012

My brother and I just got back from NC and went whitewater rafting while we were there. I chose High Mountain Expeditions based on reviews and feedback on their site and others. They were very professional and concerned that everyone have a good time as...More

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 31 March 2012

We had a great 1st time rafing experience. The compay was professional and family friendly. Our guide, Matt, made it fun for all. Our youngest granddaughter (10) was a little nervous, but Matt did his best to make her feel safe and secure and within...More

1  Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 1 September 2011

My first experience with high mountain expeditions was very nice, the second not so much. At the beginning of June my wife, boys and I took a rafting trip on the Nolichucky river. We had Erica as our guide (she did great). The other guides...More

Thank Mark A
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30 November 2016|
Response from cartercreek4 | Reviewed this property |
According to their website they do offer hiking expeditions. We went rafting with them and had a wonderful time. If we were to do any other type of expedition I would try them out again. If you go to their website it will... More
Taylor P
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Response from Benjy W | Reviewed this property |
$85 plus $2 tax per person. Then tip the guide $15.