When to Visit
Splash into Spring with NOC Adventures
Spring means Appalachian Trail hikers, budding flora, and an eagerness to shake that cabin fever brought on by the colder months of the year. Come on outside and enjoy the sunshine with a big adventure! Check out whitewater rafting on multiple Southeastern Rivers; see the new life emerging along the banks of the Wild and Scenic Chattooga, get ready for a summer on the river with a kayaking course, or take your pick of activities at our 500-acre Nantahala River Campus.
Nantahala River Rafting: Fully Guided in North Carolina
The classic family friendly whitewater rafting trip on an iconic mountain river. This popular 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 over two miles of zip lines from treetop to treetop, this trip is considered a premier zip line experience in the mountains of North Carolina.
Chattooga River Rafting: Section IV (with Lunch)
Experience one of the most iconic whitewater rafting trips in the Southeast on the Wild and Scenic Chattooga River. Natural beauty and thrilling rapids make this the “#1 Thing Every Southerner Ought to Do”.
Nantahala Adventure Pass
The Nantahala Adventure pass is hands-down the best value for a multi-adventure day filled with fun. Combine fully guided rafting or rentals with three other activities for a savings of over $50 per person!
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