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Address: Hartford, TN
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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The Pigeon River, located in the heart of the Smoky Mountains just a short...

The Pigeon River, located in the heart of the Smoky Mountains just a short drive from Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, TN, offers breathtaking scenery and exciting whitewater rafting thrills! This magnificent river begins in North Carolina and continues through Tennessee. Experience white water rafting in Tennessee and raft through class 3 to 4 rapids where you'll be assured of an exciting adventure at one of the best attractions in Gatlinburg TN!"Whitewater Rafting at it's Finest"

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USD 39.26*
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Upper Pigeon River Rafting Trip
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USD 32.68*
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Lower Pigeon River Rafting Trip

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WhiteWater Rafting

Had a great time over Memorial Day Weekend!!! Big storm had come through the area the previous nights which raised the river height and added more fun the entire trip. Andrew from... read more

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Tennessee
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had a great time over Memorial Day Weekend!!! Big storm had come through the area the previous nights which raised the river height and added more fun the entire trip. Andrew from SoCal was the best!! Will ask for him by name. Made the entire trip even more memorable.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I went white water rafting with SMO (Smoky Mountain Outdoors) about three years ago with a friend and we had a blast! Decided to go yesterday with my boyfriend and once again, it was a great experience. This is a VERY efficiently run operation, in my opinion. We showed up pretty early, because I tend to be early for everything,... More 

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T.H. IN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We had been rafting before with SMO but it was last summer and the water was low. Today when we went the water was high 2000cfs. It was awesome!!!!! Dawn was our guide. She was very good! Very patient with some inexperienced rafters. We all got wet, didn't have anyone fall out or flip. Great outfitters great guides!! Good times.

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Thank s c
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time rafting!! Our tour guide Dustin was fantastic!! He has us spinning around and hitting everything In the best spots! He was also very knowledgeable of his surroundings and knew lots of history!! Definitely try to get him if you can!!

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Thank Keisha S
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was my first time white water rafting so I had no idea what to expect. Dan warned us when we are approaching a rougher area called, I believe, the lost guide. We watched a raft in front us tip over so I was nervous, but we got through it no problem- it actually felt easy!! Our raft felt so... More 

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Thank Cassandra S
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went white water rafting once in Colorado, but I enjoyed this one so much more because of our awesome guide! He mad us feel safe because of the great experience he had, and he was extremely friendly. Thanks so much Daniel! P.S. Now I don't have to be cursed!!!

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Thank JonarhanV
Michigan
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a great time with our graduating class from MI. The guides were all fun and informative, and everyone had a great time! Thanks again!

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Thank michigangirl2016
Des Plaines, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

First time riding, Dan really made it a great first time experience. Glad I went to this place. Definitely coming back.

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Thank moike879
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The title says it all! Had a great time, really made us all feel comfortable and safe. From the bean!

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Thank Balbina T
1 review
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had such a good time! It was my first time WWR and I was a bit skeptical at first, but Dan the man let me feel safe, cool, calm, and collected. With his friendly authoritative commands, we were concurring not just fear, but the river itself! Had a great time and will come back/recommend this place in the future. Hope... More 

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