There are several opportunities for whitewater rafting near Murphy, NC, right around the corner from Mountain County Cabins.
The Nantahala River offers family fun rafting featuring 8 miles of the scenic Nantahala River through class II rapids and ends with flourish at the class III Nantahala falls and Outdoor Center.
The Ocoee River also known as the “Ocoee Coaster” offers fast moving whitewater all the way up to class IV rapids. It is located in East Tennessee and is a dam released river that has constant flows Thursdays through Mondays.
The Nolichucky River is in one of the steepest river gorges east of the Mississippi. The Nolichucky or Noli rafting experience is in an impressive wilderness setting offering scenic backdrops of nature as you paddle from North Carolina to Tennessee.
The French Broad River is the world’s third oldest river that takes you through the scenic Pisgah National Forest in the mountains of North Carolina. The French Broad River offers both class II and class III rapids and for the full day rafting trip option will add a trip through the class IV Frank Bell’s Rapid.
The Cheoah River equals extreme excitement. It’s 9 miles of exciting whitewater rafting from a steep southern creek to a wide wavy ride similar to the rivers out west.
The famous Chattooga River offers two sections of river trips to choose from. Whether your choice is Section III or Section IV you won’t be disappointed from lack of scenery and excitement. You can even make two days of it since it’s right around the corner from your cabin with Mountain County Cabins.
Great whitewater rafting, great family fun and so many rivers to choose from! If you want to take advantage of the fantastic opportunities for whitewater rafting near Murphy, NC, be sure to stay over at Mountain Country Cabin Rentals. Our cabins have an unbeatable location and all of the amenities you need to have an unforgettable vacation. Visit our Specials page to find out about our latest deals and promotions!