Adventure Blog

Adventure Blog

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 […]

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 […]

Sister Bad Habit Ale

Sister Bad Habit, local character and member of LaZoom Comedy Tours, now has her own beer! Asheville Pizza & Brewing and the Thirsty Monk teamed up to create an amber ale named, aptly, Sister Bad Habit Ale. To celebrate the creation of the new beer, LaZoom hosted a nun-themed Party Bus Run, which Korey and […]

Can the Staff Tell the Twins Apart?

Twins are fun. Unless you can’t tell them apart, then they are the ones having all the fun. They tell us that they’ve never played tricks on people or pretended to be “the other twin” to get a laugh. We don’t believe them. As twins go, Michael and Mitch are pretty darn identical. Most of […]

Annual Dress Up Day 2014

We love to dress up in costume – and we love rafting and ziplining – so every year we dress up and surprise our guests! What’s more fun than rafting and ziplining? Rafting and ziplining in COSTUME! Click on a photo below to view the gallery.

A Bunch of Tree Huggers!

At French Broad Rafting and Ziplines, we LOVE us some trees! So much so that we just can’t resist giving them a hug now and then 😉 Yes, we are tree huggers. Every day on our zipline course and on the riverbanks, tree surround us. We enjoy their beauty and shade, and it turns out […]