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Edge of the World

394 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9719
+1 800-789-3343
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Never Too Old

The terrific staff at Edge of the World took great care of a group of senior citizens (in 70's... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sherri R
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Bonita Beach
Edge of the World

I always refer our friends to this crew. They make the bus ride to and from the river a ton of fun... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Allison W
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
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Travellers talk about
“biscuits” (16 reviews)
“fried chicken” (14 reviews)
“rafting trip” (34 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
394 Shawneehaw Ave, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9719
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+1 800-789-3343
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The terrific staff at Edge of the World took great care of a group of senior citizens (in 70's) from Florida that had never white water rafted and were sure if it was too late. However, after talking to the wonderful in house staff were...More

Thank Sherri R
Reviewed 4 days ago

I always refer our friends to this crew. They make the bus ride to and from the river a ton of fun. The river guides are extremely well trained and experienced. The river is not full of constant rapids and you get the chance to...More

Thank Allison W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family and I had the pleasure of spending the day with Edge of the World this past weekend for a rafting trip. What a wonderful and exciting experience. This group really knows how to keep you laughing! We had an excellence experience rafting and...More

Thank GMesser
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing rafting experience!! Bus ride to and from the rafting adventure with Jake and Ollie was great, they kept the whole bus laughing the whole ride. Our guide Justin did a great job out on the water. Lunch was really good! Our family had a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Those guys are a riot, aren't they? Thanks for choosing us and come see us again next summer.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A truly one-of-a-kind experience. Absolutely amazing. Great food, plenty of laughs, and awesome whitewater rafting. A trip we will always remember! The best!!!

Thank Kylie C
EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for this amazing review, we really appreciate it. Take care

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The guides were very entertaining and it made for a great trip/day. The lunch stop was great and the level 3 whitewater (which you could repeat) was brilliant! Swimming stops thrown in too! Definitely recommend this one.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Sweet! We're so blessed to get to take amazing groups like yours down the river. See ya next summer

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family had a wonderful time with these guys! The whole time was fun! The bus ride was very entertaining, the rafting was a great experience ( not tame, but not terrifying) with experienced guides, and the lunch was delicious. We enjoyed this so much...More

Thank bjandcj
EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Wow! 3 times! That's gotta be a record. Thanks so much for choosing us and we're so happy that you spent all that time with us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

edge of the world is a MUST if you are anyway in the area. we would even drive 2 hours, its that fun!! we've been going for years and every time it is the same experience. the guides are all so helpful and funny and...More

Thank Shirel b
EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for all the business and we'll see ya next summer.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The best in Banner Elk Area. Hours of Fun, Great group of young entertaining guides. Hang on for the ride.

Thank Todd H
EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Nice! This is such a great review, thanks so much.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time with my sister and brother! It was their first time and they loved it! Everything was great the staff and the guides as well. Even the trip was a 45 min ride to the river didn't seem that far. They were...More

Thank yahya58
EDGEOWORLD, Owner at Edge of the World, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We had fun with you guys too. Thanks for joining us

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debstock
23 July 2016|
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Response from Kory G | Reviewed this property |
I would certainly sign up in advance, we took the 11am rafting trip and it was great. Back in time for a nice dinner in Banner Elk too
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Luis R
19 July 2016|
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Response from EDGEOWORLD | Property representative |
Sorry, we only offer group discounts.
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Donald V
13 June 2016|
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Response from EDGEOWORLD | Property representative |
You would get $10 off per person. Adults would cost $64 and Children (ages 12 to 4) would be $54. Contact us on our website or call if you have additional questions. Thank you. (800) 789-3343
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