Opens April 5th – Book now for 2024! Not confident guiding your own raft? Carolina Bound Adventures will arrange for an experienced River Guide to lead the way. North Carolina’s shimmering Nantahala River offers river rafting through family-friendly rapids that are mild, but exciting! The Nantahala features a 3 hour, eight mile, Class I – II rapids before splashing through the exciting Class III whitewater of Nantahala Falls. There are several calm areas where you can take in the beautiful scenery. Age 7+ or 60 lbs+. Guide, vessel and gear included in pricing. Intermediate intensity. Advanced Reservations Recommended. NOTE: “Same day or next day” availability can not be guaranteed. Many adventures book well in advance of the desired date and/or may not be available on a desired date. If you would like to check availability before booking, please contact Carolina Bound Adventures directly ahead of booking.