White Water Rafting in Tennessee
Tennessee is a whitewater playground featuring nature at its finest. Feast your eyes on gorgeous mountain scenery, and feel the sun warm your skin while the splash from a rapid refreshingly cools. As the stress of everyday life fades while you float down the river, you will find it replaced by adrenaline as you negotiate an exhilirating rapid.
The Big Pigeon River offers twelve class III and three class IV whitewater thrilling rapids.
No experience is necessary as children from age 8 (70 lbs. minimum) to 98 climb aboard these rafting adventures. Whitewater rafting is also available to children 3-8 on milder rivers.
• Paddlng in Tennessee - Provides reports and descriptions of places to canoe or kayak in Tennessee.
• Tennessee Whitewater Paddling Routes
• Ocoee Whitewater Center
Consists of a four-acre recreation area, the Ocoee Whitewater Center offers water play, picnicking, hiking, biking, a nature-oriented gift shop, environmental education programs, a 7,200 sq. ft. visitors center, year-round special events, and provides a playground for whitewater rafting and kayaking. Hosting approximately 300,000 visitors each year. Located in Ducktown.