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Big Creek Expeditions

3541 Hartford Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2110
+1 423-487-0178
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US$ 31.00*
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Scenic Floats on the Lower Section of the Pigeon River
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US$ 39.00*
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White Water Rafting on the Pigeon River
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3541 Hartford Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2110
+1 423-487-0178
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience! It was our 1st time going white water rafting. We took our children of 10 and 11 years old. We went on the upper river. The company was very professional, organized, and safety was top priority. Adam was our guide was great. He...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

If you are ever in the area or passing through, stop by Big Creek Expeditions for the whitewater rafting. We had a blast!! Thankfully, it wasn't the life threatening ride I thought it would be. Erica was our guide and she was very professional and...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Having rafted many times before my wife and I were really looking forward to our trip down the river. All seemed fine with the check in and safety instructions. Our guide was really nice.....but.... The Dam had been turned on late (so we were told)...More

Thank Marc W
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I recently went with a group of leaders from The 4th Musketeer USA on a team building rafting trip. Jon and his team at Big Creek Expeditions blew us away with their hospitality! Their knowledge of the river and how to insure we were safe...More

Thank AppleviewResort
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We had a blast. Will our guide was wonderful he new the river well and had us laughing the whole time. My 8yo was nervous but he assured her that she would be fine and by the end of the trip she was trying to...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We went with a 10 year old and 12 year old and our whole family loved it I would highly suggest going on the upper part and not the lower part. Everyone was very nice. I would highly recommend this place for all your rafting...More

Thank minniemouse12345
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I was SO scared to go white water rafting but my husband finally convinced me and I'm SO glad he did! We had so much fun! We went on the Upper River portion of the expedition (which is what I would recommend). Our guide was...More

Thank Chexie21
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This was our 7th trip on the river with Big Creek we come back to them every year because of the number of years and experience the guides have and how much fun they make each trip.

Thank Billr1Chicago
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We picked this company on short notice, and it was great. They are down the street from the crowds but did a great job. The trip was difficult enough to be fun but safe for anyone. We would use these guys again. Great guides!

Thank Pete R
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

"You might get a little wet" my husband said...um...no...you get drenched! We went on the level 3 and r rapids and really enjoyed it! The tour guides are all experienced and very good with beginners and experienced rafters alike! We were blessed to have "Jedi...More

Thank Cherry N
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Nicole V
How much is it for picture's at the end of the rafting? The site said some are available after.
4 June 2016|
Response from BigCreekExpeditions | Property representative |
Thanks for the question, Nicole. At the end of every trip, guests will return to our rafting outposts where they can view a slideshow of the pictures taken during their trip. After getting a preview, you can purchase a disc... More
Hello, We are looking at the trip with a child, is it exciting or just like a floating trip we as adults have only done the lV and V
31 March 2016|
Response from BigCreekExpeditions | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry! Of the two sections, the Scenic Float on the Lower Section of the Pigeon River is very calm with a small taste of whitewater. Guests on this section can expect great scenery, some fun splashes, and... More
Is Benji still a guide?
26 July 2015|
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Response from BigCreekExpeditions | Property representative |
Good question! Unfortunately though, Benji was not able to be on the river with us this year. He has been dealing with some health issues that have kept him from being a full-time guide. We definitely miss him and hope he... More