Pigeon River RaftingTrips Near Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg TN


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The Pigeon River’s close proximity to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg / Pigeon Forge, Maggie Valley and Asheville provides an accessible exciting trip for the entire family.

The Upper has five miles of intermediate class III and class IV rapids which provides a fun, fast-paced whitewater run through rapids named Powerhouse, Big Rock, Roller Coaster, Lost Guide and Double Reactionary.   Our raft fleet is self bailing and all Guests have a guide in the raft with them.  Summer Trips scheduled Memorial Day thru Labor Day.  Summer Pigeon River Release days are Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday plus Saturday.

Although there are not schedule releases in the Fall, check back.  Non-guaranteed Fall water levels can vary from class I-II with the possibility of levels up to class IV rapids.  We will not know the level until time of rafting.  You may ask why we do not know the levels until time of your trip, it is because they are determined by natural flow of the river and the power companies need to generate electricity!

Be sure to add lunch to your days activities at the Pigeon River Dog House!

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Pricing

Pigeon Rafting prices range from $24.95 to $39.95 Visit our Pigeon pricing page to find the prices for every activity.

Packages

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Trip Photos

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Wildwater Pigeon Rafting

 Upper Pigeon River Rafting

The Upper Pigeon is an ideal half-day trip for novices, families and youth groups.  There is a guide in each raft on Pigeon trips.  A dam controlled river, the Pigeon provides action packed fun throughout the summer.  The Pigeon has scheduled releases, you should check with us for the current schedule.

Rafting on the Lower Pigeon - Wildwater

 Lower Pigeon River Rafting

The Lower Pigeon is an ideal half-day trip for novices, families, and youth groups. The Lower Pigeon promises 5 miles of Class I and II rapids providing a fun whitewater experience for the whole family.  This is a guided trip with a guide in every raft.  A dam controlled river, the Pigeon provides action packed fun throughout the summer.  The Pigeon has scheduled releases, you should check with us on the current schedule.

  • Rafting

  • Description
  • Age & Weight
  • Trip Time
  • Time On Water
  • Fully Guided
  • Adult/Youth: T, W, Th
  • Adult/Youth: Saturday
  • GROUP RATES: Adult/Youth: T, W, Th
  • Pigeon

  • Upper Whitewater

  • Class II, III, IV rapids
  • 8 yrs
  • 2 hrs
  • 1 hr
  • Yes
  • $39.95 / $29.95
  • $39.95 / $29.95
  • $34.95 / $29.95
  • Pigeon

  • Lower Float Trip

  • Class I & II rapids
  • 4 yrs
  • 2 hrs
  • 1 hr
  • Yes
  • $34.95 / $29.95
  • $34.95 / $29.95
  • $29.95