Frozen French Broad River

French Broad River

It has been pretty cold here in the mountains of Western North Carolina.  You know it is cold when the French Broad River begins to ice over.  Since the French Broad River is a free flowing river, it has to be real cold for a free flowing river to freeze.  The great thing about the […]

Check out these spectacular pictures taken by Tasia with All Terrain Images www.allterrainimages.com. It is amazing that she caught this family of deer swimming in the river.  You can see a previous picture of a bear swimming across the river  from the previous blog post https://www.frenchbroadrafting.com//news/wildlife-while-rafting-on-the-french-broad-river/

One of the best ways to enjoy the Fall Colors is while rafting down the river.  Your are surrounded by all of the color and the beauty of the French Broad River.  This Fall has been a busy one.  We have had a lot of our guests comment on how floating down the river was […]

It has been raining for the past few days.  The water level rose to 2,700 cfs.   On Sunday afternoon we got to the put in and the water was flowing great.  It was a little brown due to erosion because it rained so much, so quickly.  We had a great 5 Mile trip at […]

You never know what you are going to see while rafting down the French Broad River.  In all of my years on the French Broad I have seen turkey, deer, wild pig, blue heron and multiple other types of birds while on rafting and play trips.  Tasia, one of the photographers from All Terrain Images, took […]

What a great day on the water.  “It is a perfect Spring Day for white water rafting”.  That’s what Stacia said before the 9 Mile trip that she was taking today with her group from Orlando.  The group has beenbeen rafting with us every year for the past 5 years.  Rain or shine the group […]

We have had lots of rain over the last couple of days.  With this rainfall it is going to continue to be one of the best Springs for white water rafting.  The French Broad River rose to 4,500 Cubic Feet per Second.  Check out these photos of Amos from today. Come out and join us. […]

Whitewater rafting on the French Broad River is one of the many outdoor activities to do in Western North Carolina. The French Broad River has a long history. Below is just one of the many links where you can read information on the history of the river. http://www.main.nc.us/buncombe/frenchbroad.html The French Broad is born in western North […]