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Address: 3595 Hartford Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2110
Phone Number: +1 800-776-7238
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Inspired Fun in the Great Smoky Mountains! Offering whitewater rafting,...

Inspired Fun in the Great Smoky Mountains! Offering whitewater rafting, family float trips, ziplines, a challenging ropes course, horseback riding, and a Geocache location. VACATION PACKAGES FOR AFFORDABLE SMOKY MOUNTAIN FUN! Come play with us and then enjoy the rest of your day on our Family Adventure Island with complimentary picnic tables, grills, walking trail, and family playground. We are a one-stop-adventure-shop serving ages 3 and up. NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY. 34 years of rafting experience. Restrictions may apply. Raft with the best: Rafting in the Smokies!

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This was my second time white water rafting. The first time was in Colorado years ago and loved it, so this time I decided to take my oldest son and his friend rafting and zip... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This was my second time white water rafting. The first time was in Colorado years ago and loved it, so this time I decided to take my oldest son and his friend rafting and zip lining for the first time. We had so much fun and loved our guide on the river. I definitely recommend this outfitter and we will... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

I am actually quite afraid of water and there was no way I could face White-water rafting but I did want to go on the water in the Smokies to get a different view. Rafting in the Smokies offer a family raft ride which is quite calm so I booked that online before we travelled. When we arrived the lady... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Girls weekend we had to ziplining. We got there early, zipped early. It was just her and I so it was more personalized. We had a blast

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had a great time. Brooks, our guide had a wonderful sense of humor. He had to to put up with 7 women. We did the lower river since 5 of the group had never rafted and were somewhat timid about it. All had a great time and the 2 of us that rafted before wished we had more time... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Convenience and a high Google result led me to book this company. We were there just as summer visitor traffic dropped off: We had none of the wait-time challenges mentioned in other reviews; there was plenty of company but we didn't feel it was overly crowded. We're encouraged to rate on Trip advisor, and I am because our river guide,... More 

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Wilmington, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We enjoyed the upper river trip. Our guide was Sammy who new the river well. He was able to get us into some of the best spots. We could tell, he loved his job and enjoyed sharing his job/sport.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Rafting was our favorite part of our Tennessee visit. We had an excellent tour guide, Erin, who was very knowledgeable, fun and friendly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

They are very well organized with very nice facilities and gear. They are very focused on safety and educating you on how to stay safe. They also want you to have fun. They have a store if you need anything such as water socks, or sunglasses. Their prices are very reasonable. We had a great experience!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Went with 3 friends, and I was the only one who had been on a white water rafting trip before. I really wanted to go on the upper river trip, but this being their first time, the lower was a much better idea. Jason was a great guide and gave us an awesome experience so I'm sure everybody is now... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Hobbit was our guide and he was excellent!! We had so much fun! Cannot wait to do it again! Hobbit made our trip fun and exciting! We loved the Rapids and how important Hobbit made us feel safe! I cannot wait to go out rafting with him again next year! Best guide ever!!!! This trip was amazing!!

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