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Address: 869 Highway 64, Ocoee, TN 37361
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+1 800-451-7238
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Cherokee Rafting was one of the first companies to begin rafting the Ocoee...

Cherokee Rafting was one of the first companies to begin rafting the Ocoee River. Our company started in 1978 as a family-run operation, and still running strong today. Guests love our rough cut, hand-constructed outpost/store located along Hwy 64 just outside of the Cherokee National Forest and Chilhowee Mtn. Our goal is that every guest of Cherokee Rafting will leave with the desire to return with family and friends. We specialize in all sizes and types of groups, including: church youth and young-at-heart groups, association groups like scout troops and rotary clubs, in addition to business team-building groups.

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Whitewater rafting

Caleb was awesome!!!! As a mom with two teenage kids, I was nervous because we'd never gone whitewater rafting. Caleb made sure we didn't fall out! It was the most fun we've... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 20 July 2016
Angie G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Caleb was awesome!!!! As a mom with two teenage kids, I was nervous because we'd never gone whitewater rafting. Caleb made sure we didn't fall out! It was the most fun we've ever had! The pictures are great. Take dry clothes and shoes to change into.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I conquered our fears of the river with the fantastic team at Cherokee Rafting. We had the pleasure of being guided by Caleb, who did an awesome time guiding us down the river. Wether you're a first timer, or have been rafting many times, Cherokee Rafting is the obvious choice!

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Thank Morgan B
Livingston, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is the second time I rafted with Cherokee, however, it was my husband's and 2 teenage boys first experience to white water raft. It was non stop smiles for our entire family. Big John made sure we experienced the best part of each rapid. The kids are ready to go back. Great time!!

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Thank chantelfreeman
Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

My girlfriend and I had an absolute blast!!! The guide was encouraging and supportive. She was very experienced and knowledgable. Everyone had an opportunity to ride in the front of the raft on which I highly recommend.

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Thank rosskellie65
Southwest Gulf Coast, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Had a great time rafting with my 13 year old nephew for his first trip down the river. Requested lance as our guide as I had seen so many good reviews mentioning him. He was wonderful, gave us a great adventure but we always felt safe. Rest of the staff from check in to the rest of the guides were... More 

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Thank L6544ZKsusank
Birmingham, Alabama
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is our second year with this company they are great I highly recommend them an we will be back next year

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Thank klucas35023
Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Cherokee Rafting took my family, some of whom had never been whitewater rafting, on a wonderful, exciting trip down the middle section of the Ocoee last week. Our guide, Lance, was an expert rafting guide with a terrific personality and a wealth of information about the history of the Ocoee, the environment of the area, and even the endangered and... More 

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Thank Adrienne1963
Hickory
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Such a great experience on the full-day trip with the Cherokee Rafting crew. The Mrs and myself fully enjoyed the experience and will do it again. Lance (or as the Mrs calls him... "Whitewater Jesus") is the greatest. I can't praise them enough.

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Kodak, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

I brought my 17-year old son and 2 of his friends, and altogether this was the best adventure we've had all summer! Moms, don't let your boys talk you out of going along - I had a total blast also! We will definitely be back for more & probably longer trips: the boys are ready to return for the Upper... More 

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Piedmont, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

My granddaughter came to visit me this summer and wanted to go whiter water rafting again. This time she asked for something more adventureous. So we chose Ocoee River. We were not disappointed. Best trip ever. I am already trying to gather friends to go back.

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