It’s whitewater rafting time in the Great Smoky Mountains! Welcome to Big Creek Expeditions, located on the Pigeon River in Hartford, TN. Big Creek Expeditions is a premier attraction for East Tennessee and Western North Carolina. This whitewater attraction serves people from ages 3-103. Groups are welcome at Big Creek Expeditions, no matter their size.
Two different rafting trips are offered appropriate for any age and skill level. The Upper Section is a thrilling ride through class III and IV rapids for ages 8 and up (or 70+ pounds). The Lower Section is a scenic float trip for ages 3 and up. Enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery, view a section of the Appalachian Trail, and let your whitewater adventure be the talk of your vacation.
Trips are offered from March to November depending on water levels and the weather. Reservations are taken year- round. Call toll free to reserve your spot today! 877-642-7238.