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Wildwater Rafting - Chattooga

1251 Academy Rd, Long Creek, SC 29658
+1 800-451-9972
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Zip-Lining Experience at its BEST! For ALL AGES!

We've been zip-lining before - from one in Saluda, SC, to one in Costa Rica and one out in Wyoming... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hendersonville, North Carolina

Whitewater rafting has always been on my bucket list. So we had a chance to go this year for my... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Crescent City, Florida
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Located on the grounds of the Long Creek Academy, Wildwater offers Whitewater Rafting on the National Wild and Scenic Chattooga River. Half day, Full day and Overnight trips are available March through October. In addition to rafting there are a number of lodging options on site, a three hour Canopy Tour, Kayak Clinics, SUP and Lake Kayaking. The Chattooga River is a natural flow river and has better rapids when the water levels are higher, typically in the spring and early summer.
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1251 Academy Rd, Long Creek, SC 29658
+1 800-451-9972
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been zip-lining before - from one in Saluda, SC, to one in Costa Rica and one out in Wyoming. By far, this was the best. We went with a group of all ages, a dozen of us including an 80+ year old who needed...More

Thank travellingredheadct
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Whitewater rafting has always been on my bucket list. So we had a chance to go this year for my birthday. Our guide Nick was awesome. Very knowledgeable about the river. If you ever get a chance to go ask for him... We did the...More

Thank lokeloni43
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We flew down from Canada in order to try white water rafting for first time. On October 3, 2017 we did section 3, because my wife was very nervous. We both had a great time. Our guide Ryan did a fantastic job -- he worked...More

Thank dc422
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Nate and Cory were fantastic guides. As an older couple they made us feel very comfortable. Very knowledgeable about the area. Had so much fun. Way to go Nate and Cory.

Thank debrabarker48
Reviewed 12 October 2017

For the 60th birthday of our dear familymember, we booked section 4 wild water rafting. Meetin and safety briefing were spot on (“we don’t compromise on your safety”) and guide Ryan is the man. He is fun, a master of the rapids and has a...More

Thank MMBonaire
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Rafting with Wildwater was the highlight of our trip! Wildwater's team is exceptional to say the least. They focus on safety but certainly don't forget the fun! Nate was our guide, he was very knowledgeable about the river and shared a lot of information with...More

Thank Megan R
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

If you you are planning on taking a rafting trip on the Chatooga, Wildwater is the choice for guide company. Their professionalism and down home customer service makes for an incredible experience on the river! Thanks Starkey!

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

7 friends from SC and GA had a great time on Labor Day with Dillon and all the other guides. They took great care of us and it was a great adventure. The Chattooga River is absolutely beautiful!

Thank 715bobm
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Corey & Amy were our tour guides on the Canopy tour and they were awesome! Explained & demonstrated everything very well and they made the journey fun and relaxing!

Thank david J
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We took the all day (9am - 3pm) trip with Wildwater Rafting on the Chattooga River. It was section 3 and we did a class 4 over Bull Sluce. The most exciting rafting trip we ever did! Our guide was very knowledgeable and we felt...More

Thank flpaddlergirl
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16 June 2016|
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Response from Laura H | Reviewed this property |
Yes towels and linens are provided. We brought lots of beach towels as extras and since we drove we always bring our own pillows and blankeys. Lol haha.
3 April 2016|
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Response from skyranger31 | Property representative |
Yurt lodging at the Chattooga is more of a group facility although families can stay as well. Full kitchen, dining area, charcoal grill and firepit are available for yurt visitors at the Commons Building. the Yurts... More
1 August 2015|
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Response from Jeannedolosmith |
What is the price to go water rafting at Yonah Lake