High Country Info

River and Earth Adventures

Perhaps no sport provides the perfect balance of serenityand adrenaline like white water rafting. You will love whitewater soaring down the pool and rapid studded rivers of Banner Elk, Blowing Rock, and Boone, North Carolina with River & Earth Adventures. Breathe in the fresh mountain air, soak up the tranquil scenery, splash your family and friends, and listenas our educated, engaging guides fill you in on all the local river trivia. Look out- here comes a rapid! Your guide will steer you gracefully through some of the best whitewater in the Southeast as you paddle hard. After a day on the river you will be relaxed, energized, and proud of your adventures. And, you will have no doubt gained a few stories!

The mission of River and Earth Adventures is to explore, have fun, educate, and share the wonders of the High Country with YOU.

We are members of the Boone Area Chamber of Commerce, High Country Host, Ashe County Chamber of Commerce, Avery County Chamber of Commerce, Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce, Banner Elk Chamber of Commerce,  Madison Country Chamber, Carter Country Chamber Chamber, American Whitewater, American Canoe Association, and the National Speleological Society.

 

How are we different from the other outfitters in the high country?

  • We are a company where the guides are also the owners.
  • We are the ONLY company that serves as much local food as they can find or dig up!!
  • We are the only company focused on education. We promise not to bore you, but we also promise that you will learn something!
  • We guarantee the best experience!
  • We use only top-of-the-line equipment.

Toll Free: 866.411.raft (7238)
Local: 828.963.5491