Big Creek Expeditions

Located roughly 45-minutes from the Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville areas, Big Creek Expeditions is the closest rafting outfitter to the Great Smoky Mountains and one of the area’s premier attractions. Trips are available for a wide variety of ages. Guests can choose a family friendly Scenic Float for ages 3 and up, a thrilling and adventurous Whitewater trip for ages 8 and up (or 70+ lbs.) or combine the two into one all-day river experience on a Full Day Adventure. No experience is necessary. All trips are fully guided by an experienced, professional guide.

Travelling with a group? No matter the size, Big Creek Expeditions is happy to accommodate and offers discounted rates for groups of 10 or more. Specializing in memorable and fun rafting trips, that will leave you and your group walking away feeling accomplished. After spending time on the river while surrounded by panoramic, breathtaking views of the Great Smoky Mountains, your rafting adventure is sure to be the highlight of your Smoky Mountain vacation.

Trips are offered seasonally from March through October, depending on water levels and weather. Reservations are taken year-round. Big Creek Expeditions also offers a variety of outdoor adventure add-ons. Choose any additional activity, whether it’s ziplining on the longest zips East of the Mississippi, riding ridges to million-dollar views on horseback, or the high speed fun of extreme go-kart racing, and save time and money by booking it all together. Let Big Creek Expeditions be a part of your Smoky Mountain memories and enjoy the best in outdoor activities that the area has to offer.