$59 | 3 hours

Tour Highlights

Scenic views!

Class II-III rapids!

Beginner Friendly!

Highly Experienced Guides!

We Provide

Duckie (Inflatable Kayak)

PFD (Personal Flotation Device)




You Should Bring

Clothes that you can comfortably get wet in.

Shoes with a heel strap (no flip flops please).

Trip Description

Enjoy this 4 mile scenic and exciting float down the French Broad near our home base in Asheville. We will paddle along the majestic French Broad river through some exciting class II-III rapids with spectacular views of the surrounding Appalachian Mountains. We’ll all paddle our own individual inflatable kayaks, also known as “duckies,” which are a stable and exciting way to see a new river. It’s like a raft that you can paddle yourself! At the conclusion, we’ll pass by beautiful Walnut Island before taking the scenic drive back to our shop where we will finish with a cold beer. This trip is great for beginner paddlers and adventure junkies alike, it will be the highlight of your Asheville trip!

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