Rafting News

Rafting News

Great Water Level on the French Broad River

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 […]

French Broad Rafting’s Sticker for 2010

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 […]

Wildlife While Rafting on the French Broad River

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 […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters Silent Auction

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 […]

French Broad River Rafting on a Rainy Day in April

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 […]