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Enjoy this 4 mile scenic and exciting float down the French Broad near our home base in Asheville. We will paddle along the majestic French Broad river through some exciting class 2-3 rapids. We'll all paddle our individual kayaks, also known as “duckies,” which are a stable and exciting way to see a new river. It’s like a raft that you can paddle yourself! At the conclusion, we'll pass by walnut island before taking the scenic drive back to our shop. It will be the highlight of your trip!
This was our first outing in inflatable kayaks and on a moving river and we had a blast! Our kids are 21, 19 and 17. We went the day after a decent rain and beautiful blue skies. Our guides Ryan and Rudy and were terrific!...More
We did the scenic French Broad paddle this past weekend and had a blast. Coleman was a great guide, friendly and content to let us roam as much as we wanted as we floated. For anyone concerned about the rapids, they were nothing we couldn't...More
We had such a great time on the whitewater paddle. Our guide was positive and informative and did a great job leading the way as this was a new experience for all of us. The company had made a mistake with the timing of our...More
As a first time whitewater paddler, I was extremely nervous about the trip, but Coleman quickly put me at ease. He provided a great explanation about what we would be doing, safety tips, and provided a lot of encouragement when I ultimately got stuck on...More