Marshall NC

Discover Marshall NC – Asheville’s Playground!

Just 20 minutes from downtown Asheville is the beautiful mountain town of Marshall. Home to artists’ studios, galleries, music venues, restaurants and eclectic shops, this little town has a lot to offer, but it’s what surrounds Marshall that has Asheville locals and world travelers coming back year after year – the Great Outdoors! Majestic mountains, […]

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We Support Local Businesses!

It’s not surprising that French Broad Adventures supports locally owned businesses; after all, we are one! We recently started using delicious Roots Hummus in our river lunches. We already serve veggie burgers from Rosetta’s Kitchen and ice cream from The Hop, so if you’re looking to fuel-up with a snack, a meal, or just a sweet treat, […]

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8 Tips For The Best Zipline Experience Ever!

Planning a zipline adventure with French Broad Ziplines?! We’ve got 8 tips for you to make your time with us as enjoyable as possible. Tips For The Best Zipline Experience Ever! 1. Zipline in a group for a great discount! Ziplining is the perfect activity to experience the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains with […]

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Zipline Training

Did you know that there is a governing body for zipline courses? The Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) is the world’s leading and largest American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Accredited Standards Developer focused specifically and solely on the challenge course industry. ACCT Mission Statement The Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) establishes and promotes the […]

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Rafting Down the Colorado River

So what do the owners of French Broad Rafting and Ziplines do when they get some time off? Go rafting of course! Korey, Mitch, and Michael embarked on the trip of a lifetime on November 15, 2014. They spent 18 epic days rafting down the Colorado River and taking in the beauty of the Grand […]

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Fall Foliage in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Western North Carolina has some of the most spectacular fall foliage in the country. The Blue Ridge Mountains has one of the longest and most vibrant leaf seasons due to high elevations, and more than 100 species of leaf shedding trees. Our leaf season draws thousands of people to WNC every year, but we have […]