Adventure Blog

Adventure Blog

Group Rafting on the French Broad River with Boy Scout Troop 86

We had a great day on the river with Troop 86 from Brentwood Tennessee.  They had the best time on the river.  Half of the group went in the inflatable kayaks (duckies) and the other half in rafts.  The Scouts and Leaders handled the duckies like pros.  At the covered pavilion Troop 86 devoured the […]

NC Group Rafting with South Erwin Baptist Church

NC Group Rafting on the French Broad River. On Wednesday South Erwin Baptist Church joined us for an afternoon white water rafting trip. Even though there was a steady drizzle for most of the trip they had a great time. They started splashing each other at the put in and never stopped the whole trip. […]

A New Addition to our Accommodations Page

We would like to welcome River Dance to the French Broad Rafting accommodations page From “RiverDance combines the best parts of a “Vacation Rental” and more.  Be our guests nestled on a quiet mountainside, high above the river, you will find your home away from home. Experience the outdoors at its best, by […]

Hot Springs NC Fireworks on the 4th of July

French Broad Rafting Expeditions staff enjoyed a night of great fireworks in Hot Springs NC.  The local volunteer fire department put on a great display of fireworks. The Hot Springs Resort and Spa gracioulsy allowed the fireworks to be set up on their property and helped with crowd control.  French Broad Rafting Expeditions loaded up […]

Rafting with Madison County Parks and Recreation

  This years trip with Madison County Parks and Recreation was a lot of fun.  Madison County Parks and Recreation has a great summer program this summer. Lynn and Hyrum who are in charge of the Madison County Parks and Recreation have set up a lot of activities this year.  The kids went to  Grandfather […]

Great June Weather and Water!

French Broad Rafting Expeditions is celebrating summer and the arrival of some hot weather!  Check out to book a trip for your family or group. This past May was one the wettest in history.  Check out this article from the Asheville Citizen-Times Asheville sets monthly rainfall record for May Sabian Warren Updated June […]

North Carolina is out of the drought!

After several years of drought conditions, this spring brought plenty of rain to Western North Carolina. The French Broad River in NC is flowing at optimal levels for whitewater rafting!  Great family fun. Bring your friends, family or group rafting with us this summer.