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Wildwater Rafting - Chattooga

1251 Academy Rd, Long Creek, SC 29658
+1 800-451-9972
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If I could give it a higher rating I would!! Excellent!!

We rafted section 4 of the Chattoga. It was the longer trip - LOTS OF WHITEWATER! It was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Warrenton, Missouri

Had a great time with my grandson. Went on the 1/2 day trip. Kevin, our guide, was great. Note... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Glenda B
St. Cloud, FL
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Located on the grounds of the Long Creek Academy, Wildwater offers Whitewater Rafting on the National Wild and Scenic Chattooga River. Half day, Full day and Overnight trips are available March through October. In addition to rafting there are a number of lodging options on site, a three hour Canopy Tour, Kayak Clinics, SUP and Lake Kayaking. The Chattooga River is a natural flow river and has better rapids when the water levels are higher, typically in the spring and early summer.
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1251 Academy Rd, Long Creek, SC 29658
+1 800-451-9972
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We rafted section 4 of the Chattoga. It was the longer trip - LOTS OF WHITEWATER! It was exciting! Our guide was Tupalo - and he was great! Weve rafted the Arkansas in CO - and found this one to be more exciting. The outfit...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time with my grandson. Went on the 1/2 day trip. Kevin, our guide, was great. Note there is walking involved-uphill and over rocks.

Thank Glenda B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just returned from an amazing 3 days at Wildwater! The staff, accommodations and adventures were all extraordinary! Monday we zip lined with Heather and Addison. They were professional and fun! The course was great! (The kids can't wait to do this again!) Tuesday we...More

Thank LovetoTravelAtlanta1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the canopy tour in the morning and the mini white water raft trip in the afternoon. The guides for both activities were great. We had Josie and Orlando for zip line part and Ashley and Katie for rafting. The scenery is absolutely beautiful...More

Thank Krista H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I recently took 6 teens rafting on Section IV of the Chattooga. Dylan was the guide for my raft. He was experienced, knowledgeable, and funny. He got on well with me and the kids. I recommend Wildwater and Dylan as a guide. It was a...More

Thank Melthurm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my own personal account & review of the Wildwater Rafting outfitter located at 1251 Academy Road, Long Creek, SC. I took the 7-hour, full-day trip on Section 3 of the Chattooga River on Memorial Day 2017. I was able to get this trip...More

3  Thank weatherguy1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family had a fabulous time on the Class 3, 4 and 5 all-day wildwater on Chatooga River! We felt safe with the good direction and helpful guidance of our guide Niq. We especially appreciated the safety precautions and features of the day. The lunch...More

1  Thank JoHancock
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the zip line then white water rafting tour in the afternoon. The company is extremely safety conscious and the guides are wonderful. The 'snack' that they pack is really great. Nick was our team leader, Spencer our guide and Kevin and Sarah were...More

1  Thank Margarita M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughters (24 and 19) and I (55) did the Class 4/5 trip. Never been before. It was very easy primarily because the staff takes safety to the extreme. They do a great job keeping it fun and very safe. Our guide, Ryan, was very...More

1  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Patrick guided our SUP experience on Lake Tugaloo. He was top notch! He quickly gauged our abilities and our level of adventurousness and provided a perfect trip for our group! I highly recommend this trip with Patrick!

1  Thank Foodie61064
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
When lodging at wildwater cottages are linens and towels provided
16 June 2016|
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Response from Laura H | Reviewed this property |
Yes towels and linens are provided. We brought lots of beach towels as extras and since we drove we always bring our own pillows and blankeys. Lol haha.
Do they have Yurt Tents like they have at Natahala? How much are they?
3 April 2016|
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Response from skyranger31 | Property representative |
Yurt lodging at the Chattooga is more of a group facility although families can stay as well. Full kitchen, dining area, charcoal grill and firepit are available for yurt visitors at the Commons Building. the Yurts... More
How much does it cost to go rafting ??
1 August 2015|
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Response from Jeannedolosmith |
What is the price to go water rafting at Yonah Lake