NOC Lifestyle

The NOC Outdoor Lifestyle

Find out how NOC's guides, guests and partners enjoy the great outdoors with these stories, photos and videos. See event results, read about NOC's values and learn how to engage a new generation of outdoor enthusiasts. Submit comments and feedback. Send your story to We love guest posts.

NOC Lifestyle - News

NOC News

See what's going on in whitewater and outdoor adventures in the Southeast. Learn More

NOC Lifestyle - Get Social


Enjoy our selection of the very best posts from social media. Join in by tagging your own photos #nantahalaoutdoorcenter. Connect with NOC

NOC Lifestyle - Webcams


Wonder what's going on at the Nantahala River? See for yourself. Learn More

NOC Lifestyle - Guides

Our Guides

NOC's master guides make all the difference. Read about these exceptional outdoor leaders. Learn More

Accolades & Champions

NOC is called "home" by 20+ Olympic athletes and coaches. Read about our competitive paddlers and learn why international, national and regional publications hail NOC as "One of the Best Outfitters on Earth". Learn More

One of the best outfitters on Earth. - Nat Geo

Trip Photos

Preview and purchase your NOC trip photos here. Find photos from NOC whitewater rafting trips, zip line tours and special events. Learn More

NOC Lifestyle - Trip Photos