French Broad Rafting Staff

French Broad Rafting Staff

French Broad Adventures Completes New ACA Certification

French Broad Adventures recently hosted American Canoe Association (ACA) Instructor Trainer Tom Burroughs, Director of Ozark Safety and Rescue Educators, to teach Instructor certifications courses in Whitewater Rafting-Paddle and Oar skills. The class involved studying and researching multiple learning styles, paddling and rowing body mechanics, ways to improve teaching students, and lots of on river […]

Be A Whitewater Rafting Guide! Or a Ziplining Guide!

Love adventure? Want to be outside in the beautiful weather instead of stuck indoors? Want to be paid to have fun every day? Consider becoming a whitewater rafting or zipline guide! We are teaching rafting and zipline classes at A-B Tech this year! From this pool of students we will be grooming our new staff for […]

Things are Happening at French Broad Rafting!

It’s been a great spring at French Broad Rafting Expeditions. The sun is out, the river is high, and the whitewater rafting has been amazing! The warm weather has enticed many new folks onto the river and has sent them all home with smiles. The spring has also brought back cherished loyal rafting guests (Lake […]

Even Whitewater Raft Guides Have An Awards Ceremony

  Country music seems to have one every other week.  MTV has at least two or three a year.  Campaigns for the Oscars, the Golden Globes and the Emmys will all be launched in earnest pretty soon, and so it was that with great anticipation and no small amount of fanfare that this years French Broad Rafting Staff […]

And Now, A Word About Our Photography Staff…

Like a lot of seasonal businesses, we employ a number of college students as summer help, and now that many of them have gone back to school we can rave about them without having them around to remind us how great we said they were  (although I suspect at least one of our summer photography staff […]

We Thought You’d Like to Know…..

About Carl Chandler, one of our more colorful employees at French Broad Rafting.  And we’re not kidding about the colorful.  Carl not only has an assortment of 22 tattoos and a fondness for doing all kinds of crazy things with his hair (and we have the pictures to prove it!) he is also a Madison […]

Veteran Staff on the French Broad River.

French Broad Rafting Expeditions is very lucky to have the most experienced staff on the French Broad River.  Not only do we have a “veteran staff”,  we have veterans on staff that we are extremely proud of.  Today we want to express our deepest appreciation for their service in the U.S. Armed Forces.  Thanks to […]