I Love Whitewater Rafting

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    Smoky Mountain Rafting

    If you are ever in the area go rafting on the Pigeon river in East TN. I love it. http://smokymountainrafting.com
    raftline raftline
    36-40, M
    Nov 4, 2009

    White Water Rafting.... A Natural High!!

    There is a build up of excitement , as your guide tells you to "Stroke! Stroke! Stroke!" in order to get the raft speeding as fasst as the rapids that you are about to hit... and , if it goes just right, the raft will 'coast' or 'surf' for a few moments in one spot. You can...
    mikagirl mikagirl
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 20, 2013

    Colorado River White Water

    I went rafting down the Colorado River in March before the regular rafting season officially started. It was an amazing way to see nature and to get away from civilization. Each night we would camp on a sandy beach and the only sounds were the wind and the river rushing...
    sunbear sunbear
    41-45, M
    1 Response Mar 15, 2009

    And How.

    It is, without a doubt, my favoite physical activity. The thril and risk of it all is the best part. Pushing yourself to stay in, because you never know when or if you'll get back out of the water if you fall out... the adrenaline from that is just amazing.
    hillknight hillknight
    18-21, M
    Oct 24, 2010

    I'll never forget my first time.

    We had a large group go to the ocoee in Tennessee. I was scared to death. The guide said we had to start by going off the dam, which looke like a 30' drop off. I said"hell to the naw, I would ride the bus back down the mountain and wait on everyone. He laughed and said he was...
    Luvcocky Luvcocky
    51-55, F
    1 Response Feb 23, 2016

    It's is such a thrill

    as you pass through the first rapid. And you know it is going to be a great trip down the river.
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Sep 26, 2014

    Whitewater Rafting

    There’s nothin’ better,Whitewater rafting,I just love it,The rapids,Trill seeking,The river,Twists and turns,Forever changing,Turbulent,I just love whitewater rafting.
    cndrewdrvr8 cndrewdrvr8
    46-50, M
    Aug 11, 2011

    River Rat At Heart

    If you ever have the chance, go to the Ocoee in Tennessee and raft the full river (upper&lower sections). This is where the 96' Olympics were held. It is a great river, the people are phenomenal and maybe I'll be your guide come spring of 2013. If you go, be sure to book with...
    Kowgirl93 Kowgirl93
    18-21, F
    Sep 30, 2012

    White-water Rafting

    What fun it is – To ride the river, Down rapids, Rafting away, Up and down, Around rocks, Down the canyon, I just love white-water rafting.
    cndrewdrvr8 cndrewdrvr8
    46-50, M
    Jul 25, 2011

    So Much Fun

    White water rafting rocks, but I want to go black water rafting in New Zealand!
    missadventurer missadventurer
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 6, 2008

    Go Big Or Go Home! Go Rafting With Costa Rica Descents! Nothing But The Best!

    This company is rising in excellence rapidly, they are the only class V Company in La Fortuna, and their professionalism and knowledge truly is outstanding. With their eminent service in excellence and passion for the river, Costa Rica Descents is by far the best company in La...
    crdescents crdescents
    Oct 14, 2011

    Smoky Mountain Rafting

    If you are ever in the area go rafting on the Pigeon river in East TN. I love it. http://smokymountainrafting.com
    raftline raftline
    36-40, M
    1 Response Nov 4, 2009

    Tara River Rafting At Tara Canyon

    If you have a chance I would recommend you go rafting on Tara. More information about the white water rafting, hiking and trekking can be found at:balkan-rafting.com
    AdamKonstantin AdamKonstantin
    31-35, M
    May 31, 2012

    Gauley River West Virginia

    Have any of you rafted the Gauley River?    Its ranked one of the top 10 rivers in America.    If you love rafting then I would suggest you do the Gauley River.  
    Kim1974 Kim1974
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Feb 23, 2009
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