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Scenic French Broad Whitewater Paddle

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    Enjoy this 4 mile scenic and exciting float down the French Broad near our home base in Asheville. We will paddle along the majestic French Broad river through some exciting class 2-3 rapids. We'll all paddle our individual kayaks, also known as “duckies,” which are a stable and exciting way to see a new river. It’s like a raft that you can paddle yourself! At the conclusion, we'll pass by walnut island before taking the scenic drive back to our shop. It will be the highlight of your trip!
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    Departure Point
    523 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804, USA
    Departure Time
    11:00 AM
    Duration
    3h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Inflatable Kayak (Ducky)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 5 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Great trip down the French Broad with our guide Rudy. Great experience for a person or persons looking for a fun adventure. My family has never went Kayaking so we were apprehensive of what to expect. Rudy did a great job of giving us the...More

    Date of experience: October 2019
    Thank William F
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a great time Kayaking/Rafting with this company! Beautiful scenic area. Our guide Jared was very helpful and personable. He took and sent some great pictures of us rafting. Especially appreciated the personalized list of restaurants/breweries he gave afterwards, as well as the cold...More

    Thank 680anniej
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Rudy was a great guide, what an awesome adventure. Would definitely recommend Ashville adventure company.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Chmeadows
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I took this trip late September 2019 and had a great time. We had Rudy as our guide and he was very knowledgeable about scenes along the river and the Asheville area. The water was a bit low during our trip so...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Eric T
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My ole lady and I booked this trip as a weekend getaway for our anniversary. This was her first time ever kayaking so she was a bit nervous. After arriving at the meet up spot Jared, our guide, throughly walked us through all the safety...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank lampofpeace
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    decaturpen
    29 August 2019|
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    Response from 415feliciaw | Reviewed this property |
    No weight limits were stated. The kayaks are very sturdy.
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    Tom B
    29 July 2019|
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    Response from 415feliciaw | Reviewed this property |
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