Let’s Get Mild! Lower Pigeon River


Experience the beauty of the Pigeon River, Smoky Mountains and Cherokee National Forest on our Lower Pigeon River Trip. This Mellow flowing section is the perfect scenic rafting tour for children 3 years and older and anyone wanting to enjoy a cool relaxing family float down the river with your own personal guide to keep you entertained. This trip is One and a Half Hour on the River.

Featuring six miles of gentle and scenic Class I and II rapids, you and your group will enjoy splashing and swimming to cool you off on those hot summer days. The Lower Pigeon River Trip is a great opportunity to for you and your family to escape from the hustle and bustle of vacationing and experience life on the river. ONLY BOOK THIS TRIP IF YOU ARE LOOKING TO HAVE A RIP ROARING GOOD TIME!!!

The Pigeon River is a dam controlled river limiting the days we are able to offer rafting trips on the Lower Section. This trip has a guaranteed flow or dam release from Mid-May to Early-September.

Due to the dam release, our Lower River Trips are only available on these guaranteed flow days which are:

  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Saturday (Mid-May To Early September)

Trip times are: 2:30pm

Please call for availability of Lower Pigeon River Rafting on non-dam release days as flows are always changing with weather conditions. 

The Regular Trip Price is $39.99, but with our $12.00 couponThe Lower Trip is ONLY $27.99 plus taxes and $2.00 river fee.

Kids under 5 are FREE!