Whitewater Rafting in the Smokies

Whitewater Adventure
In The Smokies

The beautiful Nantahala River offers whitewater rafting beneath the canopy of the Nantahala National Forest. Nantahala river rafting features eight miles of adventure on easy Class II rapids before splashing through the exciting Class III whitewater of Nantahala Falls.

This is one of America’s most popular whitewater runs, so expect to see other paddlers playing in the waves. Join the brotherhood of rafters and race as you travel downstream. Make your Smoky Mountain vacation memorable as you paddle among the rapids.

The Fontana Village Resort has partnered with Wildwater Rafting for all of your rafting needs. The Nantahala River gorge is world renowned for its family friendly rafting adventures. For more information about rafting on the Nantahala River, visit the Wildwater Rafting website.

Discounted tickets are also available seasonally to every Fontana Village Resort guest, contact us directly at 800.849.2258


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