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Nantahala Rafting with Adventurous Fast Rivers - Tours

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Address: 14690 Highway 19 W, Bryson City, NC 28713-9180
Phone Number: +1 828-488-2386
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Experience the beauty and adventure of whitewater on the Nantahala River....

Experience the beauty and adventure of whitewater on the Nantahala River. We have been family owned & operated for over 35 years! Our specialty is giving economical prices with the very best in personal service, equipment, facilities, and staff. No experience necessary. Guided & unguided trips available mid-March through early October. Walk-ins are welcome, call us, or book online to reserve your adventure. We look forward to seeing you on the river with us. The most important trip down the river is yours! Come & Enjoy the Fun...

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Very nice organized rafting

It wasn't hard to find the outpost, and there are pizza & bbq options right next them. The staff were nice and easy to talk with. The water was ok, with limited rafting knowledge... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 September 2016
JerryofChina
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

It wasn't hard to find the outpost, and there are pizza & bbq options right next them. The staff were nice and easy to talk with. The water was ok, with limited rafting knowledge we were able to float down with not a problem. We had a great trip.

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Cheshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

"Boots" was our guide and did a great job. We started off with a 20 foot rock jump into the river...... COLD but a great rush nonetheless. Trip was around 2 hours or so and boots kept it fun spinning us, ensuring both sides of the boat got it's fair share of waves and drenching's! Would definitely repeat the trip.... More 

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1 Thank WhipeoutCheshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Great time on the river. I loved the people and guide. I felt extremely safe for my family and myself. This was our very first time rafting and would defiantly come back.

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1 Thank Gina C
Newnan, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Steven and Sue's hospitality make it so easy to enjoy the river at its best. Their customer service is above par! With that being said each experience has truly been a memorable moment cherished as they always answer our needs with such a pleasant response. We keep coming back again and again. They can handle any logistical desire with keeping... More 

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Hartsville, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We had never been white water rafting before. But to celebrate our 40th wedding anniversary we decided to give it a try. Awesome experience! It was an absolutely beautiful day and we had such a wonderful time! Our guide, Boots, was amazing and did an outstanding job at keeping us entertained and informed of whatever adventure was just ahead! So... More 

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Brunswick, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Great 8.5 mile trip with a fabulous guide, Cassie. She had a raft of mostly senior citizens who had some experience on white water. She did a great job explaining what we needed to do in all situations should any of us end up in the water (thankfully no one did although we did get splashed quite a few times.)... More 

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Goose Creek, South Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Third time going. We have a blast on the water but the guide just wasn't into it. He was filling in from Tennessee and I guess didn't know the history and facts of the river. We've had other guides that engaged the rafters, funny and informative. This guide was not and that really helps make the trip fun and interesting.

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1 Thank Pamela H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Took 18 members of our Trail Life USA Troop from Buford Ga to raft the Nanty with Fast Rivers and all the boys could say was "WE GOTTA DO THIS AGAIN!!". Guides were great- everyone Leaders, Parents, Boys all raved about the great experience- WE WILL BE BACK

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Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This was a father daughter trip, it was the best part of our trip. Our tour guide was absolutely amazing and easy to talk to. He gave us perfect instructions on what to do, an truly made this an enjoyable day. We got the early morning run which was beautiful. If you are someone who doesn't enjoy cold temperature water... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We went with fast rivers strictly off internet reviews because this was our first trip,and I will say it was a great decision.Bryson was our guide and he was great except for him trying to sucker us into jumping into even colder water lol.He knew every rock or stump in the river and made our trip great. Go with fast... More 

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