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Tuckaseegee Outfitters

4909 US Highway 74 W, Whittier, NC 28789-7703
+1 828-586-5050
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A Fun Day on the River

My wife and I, and another couple, enjoyed a relaxing, and sometimes thrilling, ride down the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Great rafting for beginners & families!

We rented a raft for our family (two adults and one 11-year-old) and paid extra for the guide. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Great Smoky Mountain River fun for the entire family in Rafts,Funyaks,Double Ducks,1 or 2 person Kayaks,and Tubes.Located only 15 min from the National Park on Hwy 74& 441near Dillsboro NC. We take kids down to 4 years or 40 lbs.Relaxing River Adventure in Smoky Mountians since 1988
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  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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4909 US Highway 74 W, Whittier, NC 28789-7703
+1 828-586-5050
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I, and another couple, enjoyed a relaxing, and sometimes thrilling, ride down the Tuckaseegee River one afternoon. The boats (two-person inflated kayaks) served us well. It would be interesting to try the single kayaks, but my wife prefers to have me in...More

Thank BSchug
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented a raft for our family (two adults and one 11-year-old) and paid extra for the guide. It was a fun easy ride down the river. Even though we could have probably negotiated the river ourselves, the guide was helpful and made the ride...More

Thank E11i0tt
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We did an unguided trip with friends that was lots of fun. The staff provided us with a thorough explanation of our choices and helped us make a good selection for our group. They were very efficient, had quality equipment, provided good instruction, and were...More

Thank Brian0ntheGo
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We went rafting with our 7 and 12 year olds. Everyone enjoyed it. The guide was skilled and safety conscious. We are novices and were thankful to have a guide who explained clearly when to paddle, which way to lean and described the different spots...More

Thank SereneBlue
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Gainesville, VA
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We did an unguided trip with our kids ages 6, 8, 10. We rented duckies. The staff was friendly and helpful. The river is a great experience for younger kids ... not too technical and there is a jump rock about halfway down. It's an...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We took this trip as a guided raft trip with children as small as 4, it was the perfect experience for the family. It was a several hour trip down a gently flowing river with a few class 2 rapids mixed in. We stopped at...More

1  Thank daviddrown
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We've used their services a couple times now and have been extremely satisfied with the experience. Easy enough to take a 7 yo and a 12 yo and challenging enough to keep them engaged. Go on high water days for the most fun and least...More

Thank veloman62
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

From the time we pulled into the parking lot until the time we left, we had a great experience. Everyone there was happy and helpful and Rod, the owner, was a riot. Check in was easy and we were taken to the drop off point...More

Thank menkme
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I love rafting with Tuckasegee Outfitters. We started rafting with this company over ten years ago. It is a great experience and it is our favorite thing to do every summer when we visit NC! The staff was great to work with especially Rod.

Thank Sanjoseoooo
Reviewed 15 August 2015

My wife and I have gotten into kayaking and rafting. We went on the Nantahala last year and thought we would try the Tuckaseegee this year. I had a great time, was relaxing then would get fast on rapids. Went past the railroad scene from...More

Thank James W
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