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Ocoee Rafting

Polk county, Tennessee whitewater outfitter

  River Guides
Ocoee River
Self Bailing Rafts

The sections for whitewater rafting and kayaking here in Tennessee are often more challenging than in other states, so keep in mind that a large number of rivers in this state are not easy. The beautiful scenery of Polk County and the sparkling of the sunlight on the water make the trip here worthwhile. Some people prefer whitewater rafting
    and some kayaking, either way this is an area with plenty of rivers for that. If you're coming from Cleveland it's not a long drive at all to the put-in location. The Great Smoky Mountains scenery is wonderful. A good workout
and just hanging out with mother nature will have you coming back for more. There's camping available near Ocoee Rafting. There are plenty of hotels here if you want to spend a night, but do book a room before you come because it is a very popular destination.

Briefly about the general area:
There are plenty of folks from Ducktown here at Ocoee Rafting, and the Rock Creek Trail is a perfect hiking trail nearby. And that's not all the
things you can do here in the Great Smoky Mountains. You unquestionably have to check out Hiwassee/Ocoee Scenic River State Park since you're here at Ocoee Rafting, and close by you locate the Dry Pond Lead Trail which is a tremendous hiking trail. This river is so great. Through the warmest time of the year, highs mostly are in the 80's at Ocoee Rafting. For the period of the moonlight hours it's typically in the 60's. High temperatures during the winter are normally in the 40's; overnight lows at Ocoee Rafting throughout the winter frequently plunge into the 20's. All the water falling down from the sky makes Ocoee Rafting a wet spot.

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Ocoee Rafting.
 Whitewater Near Ocoee Rafting:
Whitewater Outfitter - Wildwater Limited, Polk County, 1 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Ocoee Adventure Center, Polk County, 3 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Eagle Ranch On Ice Mountain, Polk County, 4 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Ocoee River, Polk County, 6 miles away
      Class III-IV - 5 miles long (Ocoee #3 to Ocoee #2 Dam)
Wolf Creek, Polk County, 7 miles away
      Class IV+ - 2.3 miles long (FR to Hiawassee River)
Turtletown Creek, Polk County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.2 miles long (Highway 68 to Hiwassee River)
Ocoee River, Polk County, 8 miles away
      Class III+ - 5 miles long (#2 Dam to #2 Powerhouse)
Goforth Creek, Polk County, 8 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5 miles long (to Ocoee)
Hiwassee River, Polk County, 10 miles away
      Class II - 5.8 miles long (Appalachia Powerhouse to Bridge at Reliance)
Hiwassee River, Polk County, 10 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.8 miles long (Appalachia Dam to Appalachia Powerhouse)
 Ski Areas Near Ocoee Rafting:
Ober Gatlinburg, Tennessee , 68 miles away, 600 foot drop, 3 lifts, 8 runs
Sky Valley, Georgia , 71 miles away, 210 foot drop, 2 lifts, 5 runs
Scaly Mountain, North Carolina , 74 miles away, 225 foot drop, 4 lifts, 10 runs
Cataloochee, North Carolina , 94 miles away, 740 foot drop, 4 lifts, 10 runs
 Marinas Near Ocoee Rafting:
Lake Blue Ridge Marina, Blue Ridge , 11 miles away
Harbor Cove Marina, Murphy , 15 miles away
Mountain View Marina, Murphy , 16 miles away
Lake Ocoee Inn & Marina, Benton , 18 miles away
Shooks Marina, Murphy , 18 miles away
 Beaches Near Ocoee Rafting:
Parksville Beach, Polk , 18 miles away
 Hotels Near Ocoee Rafting:
Comfort Inn & Suites Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge , 10 miles away
Reid Ridge Lodge, Blue Ridge , 10 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Blue Ridge, Blue Ridge , 10 miles away
Red Roof Inn Etowah, Etowah , 20 miles away
Stratford Motor Inn East Ellij, East Ellijay , 21 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Ocoee Rafting:
Cuddle Up Cabin Rentals, Mc Caysville, 3 miles away
Tumbling Creek, Ducktown, 6 miles away
Thunder Rock, Reliance, 8 miles away
 Trails Near Ocoee Rafting:
Rock Creek Trail, Polk , 4 miles away
Dry Pond Lead Trail, Polk , 6 miles away
Smith Mountain Trail, Polk , 7 miles away
Licklog Trail, Polk , 7 miles away
Rogers Branch Trail, Polk , 8 miles away
 Public Lands Near Ocoee Rafting:
Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Atlanta - GA , 60 miles away
Obed Wild & Scenic River, Wartburg - TN , 60 miles away
Hiwassee/Ocoee Scenic River State Park, Tennessee , 14 miles away
Fort Mountain State Park, Georgia , 27 miles away
Amicalola Falls and Lodge State Park, Georgia , 28 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Ocoee Rafting:
Copper Basin Golf Club, Copperhill , 2 miles away
Whitepath Golf Club &, Ellijay , 16 miles away
Cherokee Hills Golf Club, Murphy , 18 miles away
 Lakes Near Ocoee Rafting
Campbell Cove Lake, Polk , 3 miles away
Weehunt Lake, Fannin , 10 miles away
Apalachia Lake, Cherokee , 10 miles away

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