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Big Water Rafting #1

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Date/Time
Date(s) - Sat, Mar. 25
8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Location
Ocoee River

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Cost:  $29

Registration Deadline:  Wed. March 22nd

Ride a classic southern whitewater rollercoaster!

Enjoy an adventure filled day with a group of friends as you experience a wild whitewater ride. Beautiful gorges and action packed rapids await.

Description
“That was amazing!” you yell as you reach the calm pool beneath the class III Broken Nose rapid. You gasp for breath with a huge smile on your face. Your guide calls for a paddle high-five, and your raft happily smack paddles overhead. As you paddle the swift current to the next class III rapid of Double Suck, your eyes drift up, and up a little more to the top of the gorge 200 feet above.

Double Suck makes itself known before you see it, the noise causing you to anchor your feet securely beneath the raft’s thwarts. “Alright ya’ll, here’s what we’re going to do….” and your guide gives the plan.

Conditions permitting, you’ll raft one of the most famous southern rivers, the Ocoee, a stunning 5 mile class III/IV whitewater river.

This trip is for you if you:
Have rafted the Pigeon and want something more exciting.
Want to meet friends and get out and explore the state.
Want to do something new.

This trip is not for you if:
You can’t swim or know how to tread water.

Register now for this trip

Have a question?
Call us at 865-974-9749 during business hours, email utop@utk.edu, or send us a PM on our Facebook Page.

How to register for a trip
sign up online via My RecSports or stop by the TRECS Outdoor Program area or . You can pay with Mastercard, Visa, cash, check, or Vol Card, .

What does the trip cost include?
When you pay for a trip, you get all equipment, transportation, and instruction, On overnight trips, you also get plenty of tasty food and camping included.

Need to know about trip refunds? Experience Levels? Other things?
Learn about refund policies, experience levels, bringing a guest, and other general trip information here.

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