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Appalachian Rivers Raft Company

Highway 19, Topton, NC 28781
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Great company for beginners. River was not very strong

We went with the family and had a good time. The staff is very knowledgeable and exciting. Most of... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Hernan G
Team Wolf!

Our family drove a couple of hours to go rafting on the Nantahala River. Some of us had been... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2015
Noelle S
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Gainesville, Florida
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5 Feb 2018
“Great company for beginners. River was not very strong”
31 Jul 2015
“Team Wolf!”
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Highway 19, Topton, NC 28781
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We went with the family and had a good time. The staff is very knowledgeable and exciting. Most of us had already been to one or more challenging rivers so this one ended up being a bit disappointing. It was not a 2/3 as advertised....More

Thank Hernan G
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Reviewed 1 August 2015

Our family drove a couple of hours to go rafting on the Nantahala River. Some of us had been rafting before and others had not. We had a group of 7 (one who was seven years old). We all had a great time. This is...More

2  Thank Noelle S
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Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

This group was amazing! The river guide Andy knew exactly what to do to make the most of our trip! Even down to "brake check!" We will definitely visit again!!!

1  Thank Stacy C
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Reviewed 25 March 2015

We have been rafting the Nantahala as a family for more than 7 years. This year we found the best rafting company ever. App Rivers took us rafting when no one else would. Moe worked out the kinks and Josh took us down the river....More

6  Thank Cafly73
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

What a fun time! Our family had never experienced rafting before and this proved to be a perfect place to start. Everyone there was very kind, knowledgable, and it was very reasonably priced. Our guide Jay was fabulous. I was a little apprehensive having never...More

5  Thank HFive
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Reviewed 20 June 2014

This was one of the best things about our trip to NC. Everyone from the woman I spoke to on the phone to the owner who gave me personalized directions through the NC mountain roads to our guide, Jay, were courteous, friendly and knowledgeable. Very...More

4  Thank Jessica S
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Reviewed 11 August 2013

As one of the smaller rafting companies in the area, ARRC ensures a personalized rafting experience. We have been rafting before so we kinda of knew what to expect. Our guide made sure we had the most fun while being safe. Our guide was professional...More

1  Thank Anthony S
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Reviewed 14 June 2013

this was one of the many highlights of our trip. the seen is beautiful and with or without a guide it isn't that rough but just enough rapids for a good time! this is our second time going here and by far the best prices...More

2  Thank dbody1
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Reviewed 13 June 2013

We took a bus from the Raft Company and were dropped off at our rafts up the river. The driver was safe! We were given safety instructions and then loaded into the river. We had a great ride!! We were picked up at the end...More

1  Thank Kasie F
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Reviewed 13 June 2013

We had a blast, Alex our Guide and Michael (guide in training) were so much fun! We picked this company not only because of the reviews but also because they are a smaller family owned company. Alex was very entertaining and had great stories. My...More

1  Thank drb651
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