Adventure Whitewater Rafting with
Watauga Kayak

Adventure Whitewater on Watauga River is the closest rafting to Boone, Banner Elk, Blowing Rock North Carolina and Elizabethton, Johnson City, Bristol, and Kingsport Tennessee.  We have the best trips around giving our customers many options to choose from.  The Classic trip is the most popular starting at the Wilbur Dam ending at our shop approximately 6 miles down river passing all the other outfitter take-outs.   If you are looking for a great rafting adventure at a great price Book your Appalachian outdoor whitewater rafting adventure Trip with Watauga Kayak you will see the difference.  We have an adventure whitewater  rafting trip  near you.

 

Classic Rafting Adventure, most popular trip you will experience Class I & II Whitewater Rapids on the Beautiful Watauga River.  Starting at the Headwaters of Watauga River Tennessee  Wilbur Dam the oldest dam in Tennessee built in 1908 and completed in 1912; this is the start of all TVA waterways in Tennessee ensuring consistent whitewater rafting all season.  Experience fast moving water with gentle ripples, some class I & II rapids, and smooth pools while you laugh enjoying every splash.  This trip is a great way to  experience rafting for your first time, great for children and the young at heart. This Class I & II Whitewater Adventure is easy.  This is one of the safest whitewater rafting rivers in all river classifications.

The Lower River trips are a blast you will experience surf ledge my favorite a low class II rapid that will allow a boat to nose surf. The terrain is different than the upper part of Watauga more rapids and faster water but all Class I & II whitewater..  The Expedition, Explorer, and Express Rafting Trips start in the mid afternoon around 4:00 PM Monday-Friday and earlier on Saturdays depending upon water levels.

We offer different check in times to raft  which should accommodate any busy schedule.   TVA  guarantees us water for rafting  on the Watauga from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day Weekend.  TVA  starts generating water for rafting from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm Monday - Friday, and 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Saturdays.  Most Sundays TVA does not generate water for rafting, but Watauga Kayak provides guided river kayak and lake kayak trips on Watauga River and Watauga Lake.

 Once you arrive at our shop, you will check in and get fitted for your PFD, have time for a indoor restroom break, and after a short paddle safety talk we load up for a very short drive to the top of the river to start your river rafting adventure.

 

All or our Adventure Whitewater trips are guided, meaning a guide is in each raft.  We provide a snack  half-way down the river we stop for a short time and stretch with a swimming hole just for children and the playful adults.  We also have an old fashion O.H. if you need to go before we get back to our shop.  We provide all our guest with  FREE Email Pictures  of their trip... where else would you get such a great deal. Whitewater rafting in nc and tn we are close to food city elizabethton tn.

Adventure Whitewater | Watauga Kayak | Banner Elk & Boone NC
Adventure Whitewater | Watauga Kayak | Banner Elk & Boone NC
Adventure Whitewater | Watauga Kayak | Banner Elk & Boone NC
Adventure Whitewater | Watauga Kayak | Banner Elk & Boone NC
Adventure Whitewater | Watauga Kayak | Banner Elk & Boone NC
Adventure Whitewater | Watauga Kayak | Banner Elk & Boone NC
Adventure Whitewater | Watauga Kayak | Banner Elk & Boone NC
Adventure Whitewater | Watauga Kayak | Banner Elk & Boone NC

Select A Rafting Trip That's Right For You

Call 423 542 6777
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Classic Rafting

$49.00 /Adult - $39/Child under 12

 

  Most Popular Trip,  6 miles
Wilbur Dam to  WK Shop


Same other Outfitters offer but better

2 - 3  Hours  

Section 1, 2, 3

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Explorer Rafting

$69.00/Adult  - $59/Child under 12

12 miles on the River

Wilbur Dam to River Bend

 

 

4.5 - 6 Hours

Section 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 

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Express Rafting

$59/Adult - $49/Child under 12

 

6 miles on the River

WK Shop to River Bend
Evening Start Time 4:00 pm

 

2.0 - 3.5 Hours

Section 4, 5, 6,

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Expedition Rafting

$79/Adult - $69/Child under 12

 

10.5 miles on the River

WK Shop to Wagner Road
Evening Start Time 4:00 pm

 

4.0 - 5.0 Hours

Section 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

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Raft All Day

$110/Adult - $99/Child under 12

 

16.5 Miles on the river

Wilbur Dam to Wagner Road

Lunch Included

 

6 - 8 Hours

Section 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

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IF YOU WANT TO RAFT TODAY!

You Must Contact Our Shop Instead of Booking Online;

Call 423 542 6777
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