Big Bear Rafting

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Bryan V. · 2 reviews
· Reviewed November 16, 2017
Great experience and people


Pam W. ·
· Reviewed May 9, 2017
Great staff, lots of fun and worked to make sure our kids had a great time


Jessica M. · 6 reviews TOP REVIEWER
· Reviewed April 28, 2017
The experience was awesome. The trip was great for all ages. The tour guide was great.....he made the trip so much fun!

What You'll Get

Choose between Two Options

  • $125 for Upper Pigeon rafting trip for six, valid through September 1, 2016 ($197.80 value)
  • $89 for Lower Pigeon rafting trip for six, valid through September 1, 2016 ($167.70 value)

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Sep 1, 2016. Amount paid never expires. Must sign waiver. Reservation required, 24 hour advance notice required. Subject to availability. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Extra $2.00 per rider for River Access. Taxes not included. Must be 8 or older and 70lbs or over. Not valid on federal holidays. Not valid July 2- 4. Lower Pigeon Rafting Trip options not valid until start of the season on May 3. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Big Bear Rafting

The rolling peaks and rushing waters of the Great Smoky Mountains provide the backdrop for Big Bear Rafting's rafting treks. Led by local river guide Daniel Sutton, each fully escorted rafting trip pits guests against the sprays and currents of the Pigeon River, which snakes its way through the lush mountain landscape along the Tennessee-North Carolina border. Before you grab your paddle, read on to learn more about each trip:

  • Upper Pigeon Whitewater Rafting: Beginning at the state line, this adrenalin blasting trip finds rafters navigating their way through five miles of Class III and IV rapids. When they're not concentrating on the rapids, rafters can take in the scenery of the Big Pigeon River Gorge, which cuts a scenic path through the surrounding mountains.
  • Lower Pigeon Scenic Rafting: Available at limited times throughout the year, this easygoing journey takes place in the beginner-friendly Class I and II rapids of the Lower Pigeon River. The scenery is just as awe-inspiring as that of its big brother; the river flows through the heart of the stately Cherokee National Forest, where towering timbers provide cool, pine-scented protection from the sun's UV rays and dirty looks.

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