Adventures Unlimited offers guided trips on the Classic Middle Ocoee River March through November and provides all of the equipment you need (helmet. lifejacket and paddle) including the services of some of the best-trained guides in the country. This trip is perfect for the first timer or the seasoned pro, our guides can fine tune the experience to your individual needs and provide an exciting unique trip whether it’s your first trip or your 100th, while easing the anxiety of the inexperienced.
The Classic Middle Ocoee River is one of the Southeast’s greatest whitewater runs and is the most popular whitewater adventure in the country. It’s 57 foot per mile gradient creates 6 miles of Class 3 and 4 whitewater fun and excitement. Most of the rapids are what we call a drop and pool, which means, you have a thrilling rapid then a calm section before the next rapid. These calm section are perfect to relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Ocoee Valley, then you are ready for the next thrilling rapid! Rapids with names like Grumpy, Double Suck, Table Saw and Hells Hole the thrills keep coming and coming. This 6 mile action-packed whitewater thrill ride usually takes around 1 1/2 to 2 hours on the river and about 3 hours total time. We ask everyone to arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your trip time so the can get everyone checked in and ready to go.
Photographs of your rafting trip, t-shirt and cool drinks will be available at our outfitters store immediately following your trip.
Warm Weather Rafting Attire:
Swim suit, t-shirt, shorts, tennis shoes or river sandals and sunscreen.
Cool Weather Rafting Attire:
Windbreaker, fleece, cotton synthetics, wool sweater or wetsuit, wool hat, neoprene booties or wool socks and tennis shoes. We also offer spraywear to our guests at no additional charge, but you should be prepared and bring the clothing listed above. Wetsuits are available for rental.
Everyone should bring a complete change of clothes and a dry pair of shoes for after the trip. Our changing rooms are fully equipped and even include hot showers.
Water Classification: III and IV
Time On Water: 2 hours
Total Trip Time: 3.5 hours
Minimum Age Requirement: 12 years old
These are required for every participant and anyone under the age of 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian.