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WHITEWATER RAFTING IN HARTFORD, TENNESSEE

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UPPER PIGEON WHITEWATER RAFTING

This one is for the adventurous!

Our Upper Pigeon expedition features five miles of scenic river with rapids ranging from class III to IV and refreshing swimming holes to enjoy along the way. Surrounded by the beauty and grandeur of the Cherokee National Forest and the Great Smoky Mountains, the Upper Pigeon River combines racing rapids with natural beauty to bring you the excitement of rafting in the Smoky Mountains. Our guides are ready to get you out of the crowds and busyness of the everyday and into all the fun of the Upper Pigeon Rafting Adventure.

Age Requirement: Due to the physical requirements of this trip, rafters must be at least 8 years old.

RIVER RAT WHITEWATER OUTPOST

3630 Hartford Road Hartford, Tennessee 37753

Details: River Rat Whitewater is the closest rafting in the Smokies to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Visit our “Hours & Directions” page for a Google Maps link and written directions to our whitewater rafting from Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Knoxville, and Asheville.

UPPER PIGEON ADVENTURE

++ All adventures are plus tax, booking fee, and $2 county river fee.

On water 1.5 to 2 hours

  • Guided Upper Pigeon expedition

  • Transportation and Equipment

  • Bus Parking

  • Hot Showers

  • Changing Rooms and Restrooms

Quick-drying clothes or a swimsuit are recommended and secure footwear is required. Remember to bring a change of clothes and a towel. Visit our Rafting Know Before You Go page to see our full list of ways to prepare for your trip. If you’re missing any river gear, our Gift Shop has everything you’ll need!

XTREME UPPER PIGEON ADVENTURE

Thrill-seekers, this one is for you!

Take on the Upper Pigeon Adventure route – five miles of scenic river with rapids ranging from class III to IV – in our smaller XTREME Rafts!

When you hit the rapids in an X-boat, your smaller raft brings a BIGGER splash. An X-boat plus our world-class guides allows you to enter each rapid with more agility and control, so you are sure to get wet and feel the full excitement of every rapid. Surrounded by the beauty and grandeur of the Cherokee National Forest and the Great Smoky Mountains, the XTREME Upper Pigeon Adventure combines racing rapids with our specialized boats to take your expedition to the next level. X Boats hold up to four rafters plus your experienced guide.

Age Requirement: Due to the physical requirements of this trip, rafters must be at least 8 years old.

RIVER RAT WHITEWATER OUTPOST

3630 Hartford Road Hartford, Tennessee 37753

Details: River Rat Whitewater is the closest rafting in the Smokies to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Visit our “Hours & Directions” page for a Google Maps link and written directions to our whitewater rafting from Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Knoxville, and Asheville.

++ All adventures are plus tax, booking fee and $2 county river fee. 

On water 1.5 to 2 hours

  • Guided Upper Pigeon expedition in our Xtreme Rafts

  • Transportation and Equipment

  • Bus Parking

  • Hot Showers

  • Changing Rooms and Restrooms

Quick-drying clothes or a swimsuit are recommended and secure footwear is required. Remember to bring a change of clothes and a towel. Visit our Rafting Know Before You Go page to see our full list of ways to prepare for your trip. If you’re missing any river gear, our Gift Shop has everything you’ll need!

LOWER PIGEON RIVER RAFTING

This one is for the relaxation-enthusiasts and your youngest River Rats!

Rafting in the Smoky Mountains with young ones, or just want to take it easy?  Then the Lower Pigeon Rafting Adventure is just what you need!  This trip has plenty of rapids to satisfy your craving for excitement, but the Lower Pigeon is mellow enough for even the youngest thrill seekers. This route also features refreshing swimming holes, should you want to enjoy them along the way.

Age Requirement: This adventure is designed for rafters ages 3 and up.

RIVER RAT WHITEWATER OUTPOST

3630 Hartford Road Hartford, Tennessee 37753

Details: River Rat Whitewater is the closest rafting in the Smokies to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Visit our “Hours & Directions” page for a Google Maps link and written directions to our whitewater rafting from Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Knoxville, and Asheville.

 

LOWER ADULT TICKET
(1:30PM Trip Time)

LOWER CHILD TICKET
(1:30PM Trip Time)

  • Ages 3 to 7

  • $39.99++

++ All adventures are plus tax, booking fee, and $2 county river fee. 

On water 1.5 to 2 hours

  • Guided Lower Pigeon Expedition

  • Transportation and Equipment

  • Bus Parking

  • Hot Showers

  • Changing Rooms and Restrooms

Quick-drying clothes or a swimsuit are recommended and secure footwear is required. Remember to bring a change of clothes and a towel. Visit our Rafting Know Before You Go page to see our full list of ways to prepare for your trip. If you’re missing any river gear, our Gift Shop has everything you’ll need!

White Water Rafting on the Tennessee Pigeon River

DAYCATION RAFTING ADVENTURE

A full day of river-bound excitement awaits!

Ready to go rafting in the Smoky Mountains but can’t decide which trip is best for you? Why not do both with a Daycation?! This all-day Rafting adventure includes 2 Rafting expeditions + a meal. Start the day off with the rush of Class III and IV rapids as you raft the Upper Pigeon. We will take a lunch break to fuel up, and finish out the day rafting down either the Lower Pigeon or the Upper Pigeon again. This adventure combo helps you make the most of your day on the river and ensures you leave with no regrets!

Try our XTREME Daycation! Take your full-day adventure up a notch and upgrade to our XTREME Daycation! If you think your ready for a full day of adrenaline-packed excitement, we will upgrade your lower float to an upper xtreme for an additional $20/rafter.

**Xtreme upgrade is only available the day of your adventure and is subject to availability.

Age Requirement: Due to the physical requirements of these trips, rafters must be at least 8 years old.

RIVER RAT WHITEWATER OUTPOST

3630 Hartford Road Hartford, Tennessee 37753

Details: River Rat Whitewater is the closest rafting in the Smokies to Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Visit our “Hours & Directions” page for a Google Maps link and written directions to our whitewater rafting from Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Knoxville, and Asheville.

DAYCATION

XTREME DAYCATION

  • $114.99++

  • See Rates & Packages page for savings and full info.

    Booking as a regular Daycation. Update only available upon check-in. Based on equipment availability

++ All adventures are plus tax, booking fee and $2 county river fee. 

On water 1.5 to 2 hours

  • 2 Guided Rafting Expeditions + Lunch Provided

  • Guiding Services

  • Transportation and Equipment

  • Bus Parking

  • Hot Showers

  • Changing Rooms and Restrooms

Quick-drying clothes or a swimsuit are recommended and secure footwear is required. Remember to bring a change of clothes and a towel. Visit our Rafting Know Before You Go page to see our full list of ways to prepare for your trip. If you’re missing any river gear, our Gift Shop has everything you’ll need!

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