Nantahala Outdoor Center
Rafting & Zip Lines
Nantahala Outdoor Center offers whitewater rafting on seven rivers in the southeast, with a variety of adventure offerings on their 500-acre adventure resort in the Nantahala Gorge.
Guests will find an entire selection of outdoor activities including rafting, zip lining, lake tours on Fontana Lake, mountain biking, hiking, multiple aerial activities, and even paddling instruction opportunities.
In addition, NOC offers riverside dining at multiple restaurants, live music events, shopping, and even onsite lodging! This outdoor mecca is one of North Carolina’s most popular tourist destinations, even being named “One of the Best Outfitters on Earth” by National Geographic Adventure.