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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 […]
The bumper sticker for Summer 2010 has just arrived. Every year we come up with a new bumper sticker. For those of you that rafted with us last year may remember the sticker for Summer 2009. This year the staff came up with this one: If you have any ideas, feel free to send them […]
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 […]
When you are around the Asheville area or rafting on the French Broad river, don’t forget to visit the Hot Springs Resort and Spa. It is a family run business with outdoor Jacuzzi type hot tubs, that are filled with a continuous flow of the 104 degree natural mineral water. It is a BIG HIT […]
If you live in the Piedmont area of North Carolina check out the tennis tournament and silent auction on May 21-23. They are setting up a “Mountain Excursion Package” with a place to stay and a 5 Mile whitewater rafting trip for two donated by French Broad Rafting Expeditions. Big Brothers Big Sisters works with […]
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. […]