Guided raft trips on the Tuckasegee River bring out the best of North Carolina rafting. Our professional, friendly guides love kids and showing them fun on the river.

Mom and Dad (and family and friends) get to sit back and enjoy the river float trip, while the guide takes care of all the details!

Fully Guided: The Gold Standard!

Take the stress out of your vacation and relax as you and your family float and paddle downriver through the gentle and warm rapids of the Tuckasegee. Let our guides take the worry out of steering and guiding while you enjoy this special time with your family. Target Participant: First timers. Younger kids and folks looking for a low stress river trip.

 

Adults - $37 

Kids 12 and under - $27

Guide Assisted: A Confidence Builder!

Want to steer your own boat but your captain still has their land legs? On a guide assisted trip our staff will show you the proper paddling and steering techniques and then lead you down the river. They are not in the boat with you but they are always on the river to giving a helping hand when needed. Target Participant: Families wanting to rent a boat but not quite sure they want to be own their own.

Adults - $32

Kids 12 and under - $22

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GUIDED RAFT TRIPS

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HOURS OF OPERATION

Sunday 10am - 2pm

*** MUST CHECK IN BY NOON ON SUNDAYS***

Monday - closed

*** No scheduled water ***

Tuesday 10am - 2pm 

Wednesday 10am - 2pm

Thursday 10am - 2pm 

Friday 10am - 2pm 

Saturday 10am - 2pm 

* Would you like to float the river? MUST CHECK IN BY 2pm 

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You must check in no later than 2pm to rent a boat for self guided rafting, high adventure tubing or inflatable kayaks (*Sundays by noon*).
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closed for rest of 2020...

SEE YOU

 AGAIN IN 2021!

 YOUR TRIP PHOTOS

 

Choose the date you rafted to find your awesome photos:

https://www.tuckshot.com

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Dillsboro River Company / 18 Macktown Rd Sylva, NC 28779 / 828.507.2428 

Rafting and Tubing do have inherent risk and by participating you do assume this risk for you and the minors in your care.  DRC has an excellent safety record and works hard to minimize this risk.  Make sure you consult with your family doctor if you have any underlying medical conditions.

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