Bryson City, NC
Outdoor Adventure in the Heart of Western North Carolina
The charming town of Bryson City packs plenty of things to do when you are visiting the mountains of North Carolina. From scenic drives and train rides, to hiking, biking and shopping, this is the perfect family friendly area with something for everyone!
No trip to Western North Carolina is complete without a stop at Nantahala Outdoor Center’s 500-acre adventure campus! NOC offers guided whitewater rafting, zip lining, mountain biking, flatwater paddling, and more, as well as dining at two riverside restaurants, and shopping at the Outfitter’s Store for the best in outdoor gear and apparel. Guests can even stay onsite in the Nantahala Gorge with our onsite lodging and cabin accommodations.
There is no better spot for spectacular views and memorable adventures than a visit to NOC in Bryson City. Learn more about attractions and travel to Bryson City at Kayak.com!
Nantahala River Rafting: Fully Guided in North Carolina
White water rafting in North Carolina is a classic family friendly trip down the iconic mountain river: The Nantahala River. This popular rafting trip is perfect for families and paddlers of any skill level.
Mountaintop Zip Line Tour
Fly through the Smoky Mountain skies on NOC’s Mountaintop Zip Line Tour! With almost two miles of zip lines from treetop to treetop, this trip is considered a premier zip line experience in the mountains of North Carolina.
Raft and Ropes: Rafting & Adventure Park Package
The Nantahala Raft and Ropes is hands-down the best value for a multi-adventure day filled with fun. Combine a guided Nantahala River rafting trip with the Zip Line Adventure Park!
NOC Rafting And Ducky Kayak Rentals in North Carolina
Paddle the scenic Nantahala River at your own pace with a raft or ducky rental. Perfect for experienced paddlers and groups of any size.
Zip Line Adventure Park
Race your friends on 550-foot-long dual zip lines as you enter this aerial challenge park with over 16 exciting obstacles. NOC’s expert aerial guides offer advice as you explore two levels of the park at up to 40-feet above ground level!
Fontana Lake Kayak & SUP Rentals
Explore beautiful Fontana Lake at your own pace by way of Kayak or Stand Up Paddleboard. NOC offers both tandem and single kayak rentals so you can enjoy a peaceful trip on the lake alone or with a friend! Keep your ears open for the sound of waterfalls and your eyes peeled for signs of wildlife.
Tsali Guided Mountain Biking
Experience fun trails and scenic overlooks with a guided mountain biking tour on Tsali! Just a short drive from our main campus, guests will receive top of the line equipment, instruction and guidance along with a trailside snack!
Flint Ridge Guided Mountain Biking
Experience fun trails and scenic overlooks with a guided mountain biking tour on Flint Ridge located right on our main campus!
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