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Raft Outdoor Adventures

3635 Trail Hollow Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2120
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White water Rafting just outside of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Located in Hartford, TN, you and your family can enjoy an exciting rafting trip on the Pigeon River with a professional and friendly guide, beautiful scenery, and high quality equipment.
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3635 Trail Hollow Rd, Hartford, TN 37753-2120
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"the river"
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"upper pigeon river"
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"a great experience"
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"corny jokes"
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"these guys"
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"great guide"
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"felt safe"
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"an absolute blast"
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"changing rooms"
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"first timers"
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"whole family"
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"highly recommend this company"
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"a lot of fun"
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Reviewed today via mobile

Six of us went from 24 to 53 years old. Three had gone rafting before and three were new to it. We all had a tremendous time! Our guide, AJ, was excellent! Very exciting, very entertaining, and very knowledgeable. Will definitely be going again!

Thank Jill K
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Reviewed yesterday

This was an awesome experience. We found Raft Outdoor Adventures using a google search. It turned out to be a great experience for myself and my family. Price was well worth it and the whole experience from the guides comedic routine at the introduction and...More

Thank brett653
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Since our family had never been white water rafting we decided to book the lower river. We loved it so much we decided to book the upper river two days later. We even requested our same guide, Deb. Deb was awesome!! She made every one...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our family has four kids ranging from 7-14. We did Upper Pigeon River and had a blast. It is our favorite outing we’ve done on this vacation. They got 17 pics of us and we bought the USB drive. The 2nd best decision we made...More

Thank shannon3t
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this trip!!! The staff and guides were extremely knowledgeable and entertaining!!! Their instructions and leadership were top notch and we felt completely safe the entire time yet still had a blast on the level III and IV rapids!! The price was extremely...More

Thank Dina M
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am a 66 year old grandmother... and my daughter and my two granddaughters and I all took this rafting adventure last Friday. It was GREAT!!!! Our instructor was Trent and he was the BEST!! Kept us laughing, kept us safe, and was very informative...More

Thank Louisiana7
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Floated the upper portion of the Pigeon River today. We were a group of 8 ranging in age from almost 8 to 67 and everyone had s blast! Our guide Kyle was awesome keeping everyone entertained with jokes throughout the trip. We loved every minute...More

Thank ang1177
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were so lucky to choose Raft Outdoor Adventures during a girls trip to Asheville including a white water rafting experience! We had an amazing raft guide, Justin, who was able to make us all feel both silly, with his funny jokes, and safe. He...More

Thank Courtney B
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First time for myself and my 2 granddaughters..aged 20 and 21. Guide Matt was very knowledgeable and clear communication regarding the handling and safety aspects of our trip !! Would do it again and highly recommend !!thanks fir the wonderful experience and memories !!

Thank Texas Coast Wan... K
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had an amazing time with Raft Outdoor Adventures!! We had a party of 9 on the river split between 2 rafts guided by Kyle and Deb. In our group were my 11 and 9 year old daughters which made me nervous considering we were...More

Thank Eric S
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Bob B
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Response from ReneeLouise75 | Reviewed this property |
The price depends on whether you raft the upper or lower portion of the river. The upper portion was more expensive because the larger Rapids are there. It was $40 per person for the upper portion but I found a coupon... More
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