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Carolina Mountains Outdoor

Jackson county, North Carolina whitewater outfitter

  Family Rafting Trips

The natural beauty of Jackson County and the water flowing gracefully down Carolina Mountains Outdoor have people coming here. If you're coming from Sevierville it's not a long drive at all to the starting location. The average North Carolina whitewater rafting or kayaking river tends to be easier to run than those in other states, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that lots of rivers in this
    state are good for beginners. Whitewater paddling here in the Great Smoky Mountains is a great experience. If you're a camper you can camp at one of the great campgrounds nearby. There are many good hotels to choose from,
but if you donít have reservations you might end up sleeping in your car. You might be into whitewater rafting or kayaking or both, doesn't matter, in this general area you'll find lots of paddling rivers. A bit of exercise and just hanging out with mother nature will have you coming back for more.

Briefly about the general area:
A spree to Jenkins Cove is always fun, and you'll most likely meet some folks from Dillsboro here. Now,
you may imagine that's a heap but there's even more enjoyable things to do here in the Great Smoky Mountains. Carolina Mountains Outdoor gets a lot of water. Through the month of July you get the most rain around here; the driest month is October. Summer brings highs in the 80's to Carolina Mountains Outdoor. All through the dark hours of summer temperatures plunge down into the 60's. Highs all through the winter are commonly in the 40's, and winter nights come with lows in the 20's to Carolina Mountains Outdoor.

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Carolina Mountains Outdoor.
 Whitewater Near Carolina Mountains Outdoor:
Whitewater Outfitter - Blue Ridge Outing, Jackson County, 0 miles away
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Whitewater Outfitter - Dillsboro River Company, Jackson County, 3 miles away
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Whitewater Outfitter - Tuckaseegee Outfitters, Jackson County, 3 miles away
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Tuckasegee River, Jackson County, 3 miles away
      Class II(III) - 5 miles long (Dillsboro to Route 1392)
Tuckasegee River, Jackson/Swain County, 5 miles away
      Class I-III - 8 miles long (Whittier to Bryson City)
Whitewater Outfitter - Smokey Mountain Tubing, Swain County, 5 miles away
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Whitewater Outfitter - Smokey Mountain Tubing, Swain County, 8 miles away
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Oconaluftee River, Swain County, 9 miles away
      Class II-III - 11.5 miles long (Smokemont Campground to Birdtown)
Raven Fork, Swain County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III+(IV) - 8 miles long (Job Corps Bridge to Confluence with Oconalufftee)
Deep Creek, Swain County, 11 miles away
      Class II - 3 miles long (Bryson City)
 Ski Areas Near Carolina Mountains Outdoor:
Cataloochee, North Carolina , 17 miles away, 740 foot drop, 4 lifts, 10 runs
Scaly Mountain, North Carolina , 22 miles away, 225 foot drop, 4 lifts, 10 runs
Sky Valley, Georgia , 24 miles away, 210 foot drop, 2 lifts, 5 runs
Ober Gatlinburg, Tennessee , 25 miles away, 600 foot drop, 3 lifts, 8 runs
Wolf Ridge, North Carolina , 63 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 20 runs
 Hotels Near Carolina Mountains Outdoor:
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Sylva Dillsboro Area, Sylva , 3 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites SYLVA - WESTERN CAROLINA AREA, Dillsboro , 3 miles away
Best Western Plus River Escape Inn & Suites, Dillsboro , 3 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Cherokee, Cherokee , 4 miles away
Days Inn Cherokee Near Casino, Cherokee , 4 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Carolina Mountains Outdoor:
Holly Cove, Whittier, 2 miles away
Flaming Arrow Campground, Whittier, 3 miles away
Cherokee's Happy Holiday RV Village, Cherokee, 3 miles away
 Trails Near Carolina Mountains Outdoor:
Shortoff Mountain Trail, Macon , 17 miles away
Caldwell Fork Trail, Haywood , 18 miles away
Palmer Creek Trail, Haywood , 18 miles away
 Public Lands Near Carolina Mountains Outdoor:
Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN , 23 miles away
Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC , 52 miles away
Nantahala National Forest, North Carolina , 20 miles away
Black Rock Mountain State Park, Georgia , 28 miles away
Oconee State Park, South Carolina , 33 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Carolina Mountains Outdoor:
Golf Scapes, Whittier , 1 miles away
Sequoyah National Golf Club, Whittier , 5 miles away
Smoky Mountain Golf Course, Whittier , 5 miles away
 Lakes Near Carolina Mountains Outdoor
Bear Creek Lake, Jackson , 18 miles away
Cliffside Lake, Macon , 18 miles away

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