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Wildwater Rafting - Chattooga

1251 Academy Rd, Long Creek, SC 29658
+1 800-451-9972
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Wildwater and the Chattooga Experience

Me (Dad) and my two sons 18 and 14 drove 9 hours for this excursion. It was worth every mile. When... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Mini rafting with Bull Sluice

My family and two young teens went on this rafting trip and it was so much fun! The guides were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ami T
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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 4 days ago

Me (Dad) and my two sons 18 and 14 drove 9 hours for this excursion. It was worth every mile. When we arrived Karen in reception was fantastic & friendly, she showed us by the area map where we'd be staying (rented a Yurt on...More

Thank RNGasman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and two young teens went on this rafting trip and it was so much fun! The guides were nice, professional and funny and while my littlest sat out of Bull Sluice, the rest of us took the ride. So exciting! We also stayed...More

Thank Ami T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a brand new experience for both my husband and I and we are now addicted! Our guide, Ryan, was a consummate professional with explaining gear, technique and commands, but more importantly, he made sure we all felt safe. He took the time to...More

Thank 1zeldabrown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been rafting all over the east coast for years and have never experienced what we had with Wildwater going down Section 4. Even at low water levels the rafting was great and the knowledge that our guide had about the area and river...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In late July, our group of 4 (two dads and two teens) did the Section 3 mini which inlcudes Bull Sluice. Our guide Will was the best! The run down Bull Sluice was on our bucket list. The Chattooga is a beautiful river. (Only negative):...More

Thank m2links
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic day out. We had a group of 6 so we filed a raft. The ages ranged from 9- 61. Not one of us thought that it was to much or little. Our guide Josh was amazing. We loved all the information about...More

Thank Jeb222
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a group of 11. 9 went on Section 4 and 2 on Section 3. All had an awesome time. The guides were lots of fun but also very professional. They made sure everyone was informed of the risks and how best to stay...More

Thank lizGreenville
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time on the river today. Our guide, Holt, was skilled, informative and entertaining. Cody was the trip leader of six guides and made us feel like the entire process was a well oiled machine. The team worked well together ensuring all...More

Thank jfa9977
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of 7 had an absolutely great time today with Addison and Hannah! The guides put a huge priority on safety, but also made sure we had loads of fun. From their jokes to the knowledge about the trees, wildlife, and Long Creek Academy,...More

Thank Roderick M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cory and Addison did an awesome job on our canopy tour. They were incredibly knowledgeable guides, both with safety but also about the local area. The price per person was very reasonable.

Thank Joe B
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15 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.
2 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
31 July 2015|
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Response from Jeannedolosmith |
What is the price to go water rafting at Yonah Lake