Gatlinburg Whitewater Rafting In March

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When it comes to outdoor adventures in the Smoky Mountains, there is nothing quite like riding the rapids. As a gateway to the Smokies, Gatlinburg is a great place to start testing the waters.

The Pigeon River offers two sections of the river, the Upper which features as many as 12 Class-III and 3 Class-IV rapids, and the lower part which features more modest waves.

Here are the Best Places to Experience White Water Rafting in Gatlinburg, TN

Rafting In the Smokies


Surrounded by the beautiful Smoky Mountains, Rafting in the Smokies Pigeon River is one of the most accessible outposts in East Tennessee.

Smoky Mountain Outdoors (SMO) Rafting


Smoky Mountains Outdoors is one of the leading outfitters that sets the bar high when it comes to safety and fun on the waters ever since 1933. 

Rip Roaring Adventures


Offers 6-mile ride on the Lower Pigeon River featuring class I and II rapids. And Upper Pigeon River rides for the thrill-seekers, featuring class III & IV rapids

Smoky Mountain River Rat


- Offers Lower Pigeon rafting adventures for people as young as 3 y/o! - 5 mile Upper Pigeon rafting and  extreme Upper Pigeon Adventure.

Big Bear Whitewater Rafting


They offer rafting trips from March through September which are all accompanied by professionally trained and certified white water rafting guides. 

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