Situated in the heart of the Western NC mountains, adventure never ends for guests at Best Western River Escape. Our area rivers offer opportunity for adrenaline-pumping water activities like tubing, rafting, and kayaking. And our beautiful mountain setting offers one-of-a-kind excursions, like ziplining through the tree tops.
Tubing/Rafting/Kayaking Down Tuckaseegee River:
Part of the Tennessee River Valley, the Tuckaseegee River (the “Tuck”) is known for its meandering yet perpetual pace, its relatively warm water, and its milder Class I and Class II rapids. Depending on where you start, you can float wide, calm stretches or paddle through whitewater gorges.
Wildwater Nantahala: Choose your own adventure with Guided River Rafting, Kid and Adult Ziplining, Gorge Canopy Tours, Inflatable Kayaking, Jeep Tours, and more! Whatever your level or excitement, Wildwater Nantahala in nearby Bryson City is ready to deliver.