Rafting in the Smokies has been an expert in whitewater rafting since 1978! Experience the highlight of your trip on the Pigeon River. Choose for yourself; mild or wild! Take on the exciting Class III and IV rapids on the Upper Pigeon (ages 8 and up) or enjoy a scenic, relaxing float trip on the Lower Pigeon (ages 3 and up to Grand-parents.)NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! Every raft is accompanied with a certified guide. Rafting in the Smokies offers a whole lot more than just whitewater! There's so much more to discover across their 150-foot swinging bridge to Family Adventure Island! If you're searching for Ziplines in Tennessee, then we've got the perfect adventure for you. Our island course features two towers with 600-foot dual racing lines. Fly high in the treetops and catch a bird's eye view of the Pigeon River. Or you can climb on our High Elements Ropes Challenge Course and test your skills. Strength, balance, and agility are all assets on this course, but none are actually necessary. The only requirement is an adventurous spirit. Your guide will ensure your safety as you make your way through the twelve activities of various skill levels. Come Spend the Day with Us! We Offer Special Combo Packages for Raft & Zip, Raft & Rope, and Raft, Rope & Zip. You can find those right here: http://www.raftinginthesmokies.com/deals-and-packages/ Family Adventure Island offers picnic tables and grills, a kid's play area with swings and a swimming beach. There's a nature/birding trail, and the island is home to a special Geocache. We understand how valuable your vacation time is, let Rafting in the Smokies’ experts help plan your day at the river by coordinating the Best Value in the Smokies. Come experience the thrill of a lifetime on the water, in the air or both!
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To the river outpost: I-40 East to exit 447 Hartford Rd. At the end of the exit ramp, turn left and we are immediately on your right. Log building with red roof. To the reservation office: Take 441 south into Gatlinburg. At stoplight #3 you will turn onto 321 North. Travel approximately 2 miles to our office located on the left. (Directly next door to the Gatliburg Chamber of Commerce) You will see a bright yellow sign that says RAFTING and below that is a sign that says RAFTING IN THE SMOKIES. *rafting takes place at our river outpost in Hartford. Call for directions to river, see directions on the back of our brochure or click http://www.raftinginthesmokies.com/map-and-directions/ for a larger map and written directions.*
Upper Pigeon $44; Lower Pigeon float $37; Raft and Zip Combo package $60; Raft, Zip and Ropes Course Combo $88; Paddle &amp; Saddle $61; Zipline or Ropes Course Only $33. * Prices do not include tax*
March - November . Schedule is Tues-Wed-Thurs-Sat. Trips beginning at 11am and running every 20 minutes through 5 pm.
December thru February.