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Humble Roots Rest &
Nantahala Outdoor Center

Stay & Play in the Beautiful Southeast

Rafting in the mountains is something everyone should experience! NOC offers guided whitewater rafting trips on six rivers in the Southeast, including two trips on the infamous Wild & Scenic Chattooga River in Georgia, full of exciting rapids that leave you in awe. NOC’s main campus in Bryson City, NC is nestled in the Nantahala Gorge and offers river, land, and aerial adventures on 500-acres. Book your adventure with NOC today!

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Group going through rapids on the Ocoee River Rafting: Middle Ocoee trip

Ocoee Combo Rafting

This full-day, guided trip combines the action-packed Upper and Lower Ocoee and a riverside lunch. Experience exciting Olympic-caliber rapids through the mountains in Tennessee. Includes lunch.

Distance from Chattanooga: 45 Miles / 50 Minutes

Trip Distance: 8.5 River Miles

Duration: 5.5 Hours

Age: 13+ Years

Intensity: Moderate


Middle Ocoee Rafting

The Middle Ocoee is “America’s most popular river trip” with five miles of exciting rapids and whitewater action. This half day guided trip is perfect for anyone looking for adventure in Tennessee. Upgrade your trip to a Middle Ocoee High Adventure with the same thrilling rapids but with even more surfing, spinning, and swimming, plus a riverside snack!

Distance from Chattanooga: 45 Miles / 50 Minutes

Trip Distance:  5 River Miles

Duration: 3-3.5 Hours

Age: 12+ Years

Intensity: Moderate

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Bryson City - 500 Acres of Adventure

NOC’s 500-acre campus in Bryson City offers water and aerial adventures perfect for families, with onsite restaurants, lodging and shopping.

Adventures include Nantahala River whitewater rafting, aerial adventures like Mountain Top Zip Lining with 360° of the Smokies or our Zip Line Adventure Park with ropes course and climbing wall.

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