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10 Reasons to Raft & Zip with Us


SCENERY – Get out of the city and into nature and enjoy the views! French Broad has warmer water than any other river in the area We have 10 ziplines and 2 rappels FBRZ is local & family owned Our guides are lots of fun and very experienced! You’ll help keep our natural forests and […]

Channel 13 comes out to play

WLOS comes to raft and zip

We recently got the chance to hang out with a crew from WLOS News 13, based in Asheville, as part of their Road Trippin’ series.  Check out the video segments they produced after their visit: Road Trippin’ Ziplines Road Trippin’ Rafting

Thanks for Voting us Best in WNC!

Mountain Xpress Awards

The popular Mountain Xpress Best in Western North Carolina came out this week, and we are honored to have been named in both the Canopy/Zip-Line Tour and the Whitewater Trekking/Guide Service! Thank you to everyone who voted! Second in both categories only to corporate outfitters, we are proud to represent the top choice for local, family […]

Dress Up Day 2013

Avatar takes to the trees, her natural habitat!

Saturday was our annual “Dress Up Day”, and the staff went all out this year, from Avatar to Superman to Little Bo Peep.  Is it possible to have too much fun?  We don’t think so!  Check out some of the photos.

Who is the French Broad?

french broad river valley

When out-of-town visitors call to inquire about rafting trips they occasionally ask why the river is called the French Broad. Often this question is followed by a giggle or a snicker. “Is that a person? Was it named after a French lady or something?” The French Broad is many things, but she is not actually […]