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Tuckaseegee Outfitters

4909 US Highway 74 W, Whittier, NC 28789-7703
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Super friendly and good gear

Hubby and I rented individual kayaks and floated the 2.5 miles down river from where these guys... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Dovie C
Whitewater rafting -

This was a perfect introduction to some rapids that roll and turn down the river. The children... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Sdealexandris
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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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  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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4909 US Highway 74 W, Whittier, NC 28789-7703
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Hubby and I rented individual kayaks and floated the 2.5 miles down river from where these guys drop you in. The staff were all super friendly, gave some good advice, had a good map of things to look for along the way...we had a great...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This was a perfect introduction to some rapids that roll and turn down the river. The children were thrilled and we felt safe with enough excitement.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Did a reservation for a 2 person ducky. That's definitely the way to go. River is very beautiful runs a long a railroad and there's a few rapids to get the heart ticking along with others that were fun! Place is nice changing room and...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

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

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Reviewed 1 July 2017

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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