Whitewater Rafting

The Wild & Scenic Chattooga River

The river is federally protected and offers a variety of recreational activities, suitable for thrill-seekers and those looking for leisurely experiences in nature.
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South Carolina 7 Expedition

Tom Mullikin leads this annual expedition, that begins in Oconee County, to highlight SC’s 7 natural wonders and raise awareness for floodwater prevention and resiliency across the state.
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Chattooga River Rafting

Your guide to understanding what makes the Chattooga River so special and suggestions for planning an unforgettable rafting trip down river.
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Delightful days

Fun ways to enjoy being outdoors with your family. No matter what you choose to do you’ll make memories together!
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Wildwater, the oldest whitewater outfitter in the Southeast, started on the Chattooga River in 1971. The company has expanded offerings to include lodging and zipline canopy tours at their outpost in Long Creek, SC.
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Chattooga River Outfitters

Book a rafting trip with a commercial outfitter for a safe, fun, and memorable adventure on the Chattooga River!
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Life in Long Creek

A local scene with food, gear and offerings for whitewater enthusiasts coming to play near the Chattooga River in Long Creek, SC.
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50th year of “Deliverance”

The filming of Deliverance generated public interest and resulted in political decisions that permanently protected one of our most treasured natural places–the Chattooga River.
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Summer intern rafts Chattooga River

Our Clemson intern checks out Section III of the Chattooga River and recommends it for anyone who has ever had any inkling to go whitewater rafting.
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Chattooga-Private River Trips

Tips for private river trips so you can have an outstanding day on the awesome Chattooga River.
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The Women of Wildwater

Strong women have been at the center of it all during Wildwater’s 40+ years in the outdoor adventure business.
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Eat Sleep Play: Oconee County

Great trip ideas from the road team at Blue Ridge Outdoors! Who knew upstate South Carolina could offer so much in the way of adventure?
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