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Interpretative

Cumberland Gap National Historic Park

Context Travel (National Parks focus)

Leave No Trace Adventures

Hatfield & McCoy Feud Guide for your Motorcoach

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park (Elk Tours)

Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park (Elk Tours)

Barthell Coal Mining Camp Tours

Big South Fork Scenic Railway 

Lake Cumberland Excursions

Find Outdoors (Pisgah National Forest)

River and Earth Adventures Rafting 

Snakeroot Ecotours

George L. in Asheville

Mining

Carolina Outfitters (Gem)

Train Tours

Carolina Outfitters

Bicycle

Adventure Cycling 

Arrowhead Bike Farm

Pipestem Adventures

Asheville Outdoor Adventure Company

Climbing

Southeast Mountain Guides

River Expeditions

Pipestem Adventures

Rock Dimensions

Kentucky Rock & Adventure Guides

Spelunking

Wahoo Adventures

High Mountain Expeditions

River and Earth Adventures Rafting 

Zip Linning

Climbworks Smoky Mountains 

Off the Grid Adventures

Pipestem Adventures

Nantahala Outdoor Center

Hiking

Adventures Accessed  

REI Adventures

HBCUs Outside

GSM Outfitters LLC 

Just Get Outdoors

Asheville Outdoor Adventure Company

Blue Ridge Hiking Company

White Blaze Outdoors

Explore Chick

The Clinch Coalition Guided Hikes 

High Mountain Expeditions

Guided hikes of Big Yellow are periodically offered with both TNC

Leave No Trace Adventures

Find Outdoors

Horse

Cliffview Trading Post  

River Expeditions

Pipestem Adventures

H&M Stable in Pikeville

Triple R Ranch Outfitters 

Elk Mountain Riding Company

Carolina Outfitters

Water

 

Whitewater Rafting and Kayaking

Carolina Outfitters

Endless Rivers Adventures 

ACE Adventure Resort

Nantahala Outdoor Center

Smoky Mountain Outdoors Rafting

WildWater

Watauga Kayak on Watauga Lake

USA Raft on the Nolichucky River

Kentucky Whitewater Rafting and Kayaking

Russell Fork White Water Rafting

Wahoo Adventures

Asheville Outdoor Adventure Company

Pipestem Adventures

Nantahala Outdoor Center

High Mountain Expeditions

River and Earth Adventures Rafting 

Calm Water

Clinch Life Outfitters

LEVISA ADVENTURES

Squatchy  Adventures  

Greenbrier Outfitters

Appalachian Boarding Company (SUP)

Red River Adventures

SUP Kentucky

Cave Run Lake Kayak Adventures 

Rockcastle Outdoor Company (SUP)

The Gorge Underground

Lake Cumberland Excursions

Headwaters Outfitters Outdoor Adventures

Carolina Outfitters

Wai Mauna Asheville SUP Tours

Mountain 2 Island

Fishing/Angler

Hunting/Firearms

Camping

Explore Chick

Headwaters Outfitters Outdoor Adventures

Motor

Hatfield & McCoy Airboat Tours

Motorcycle Tours

Rockcastle Outdoor Company

Off Roading

Off the Grid Adventures

Lick Mountain Excursions (May-Oct)

Appalachia Made Co  ATV Tours

Trailblazers Outfitters

WV ATV Rentals 

Rockcastle Outdoor Company

Jeep Trails/Overlanding

Mountain State Overland Expeditions 

Education/Skills & Team Building

Nolichucky Outdoor Learning Institute 

A Walk in the Woods Great Smoky Mountains

Explore Chick

New River Survival & Bushcraft 

Explore Chick

Curtis Wright Outfitters

Adventure Appalachia 

Greenbrier Outfitters

Endless Rivers Adventures  (Kayak Private Instruction and Work Shops)

Nature Reliance School 

Wai Mauna Asheville SUP lessons

NETN

REI Adventures

     Great Smokey Mountains Adventures

     Great Smokey Mountains Women's Backbacking  

    Smokey Mountains Backpacking-Appalachian Trail and Beyond

     Great Smokey Mountains Family Adventure

     Great Smokey Mountains Hiking Rafting & Hops

     Great Smokey Mountains Women's Adventure  

 

HBCUs Outside

            Backpack the Big Creek Loop in the Great Smoky Mountains

Explore Chick

             SMOKY MOUNTAINS HIKING + GLAMPING WEEKEND ( 4 Days)

Nantahala Outdoor Center

             Pigeon River Rafting:  Lower Pigeon Gorge (Gatlinburg)

             Pigeon River Rafting:  Upper Pigeon Gorge (Gatlinburg)

            Ocoee River Rafting:  Middle Ocoee (Benton)

           Nantahala Outdoor Center (Knoxville)

Smoky Mountain Outdoors Rafting

            Upper River Rafting

            Lower River Rafting

            Pigeon River Combo Package

            Extreme Upper River Rafting

            Inflatable Kayaking 

Climbworks Smoky Mountains (Gatlinburg)

            Mountain Top Zipline Tour

            Tree Top Zipline Tour

See their 5 Packaged Tours

Nolichucky Outdoor Learning Institute (Erwin)

Adventures Accessed  (Hiking and Nature Based)

       Asheville

       Waterfalls in the Snowbirds (Smoky Mountains)

       Ruggued Unicoi Mountains (NC/TN state line)

       Women's Retreat  (Smoky Mountains)

       Adventure Worth Sharing with Teams

       Team Building

       Leadership Development

WildWater (Specials and Packages)

Off the Grid Adventures (Watauga Lake)  UTV Tours

Watauga Kayak on Watauga Lake

USA Raft on the Nolichucky River

A Walk in the Woods Great Smoky Mountains

             Meet the Team and Guides

GSM Outfitters LLC (Sevierville)

                  Guides

 

 

SWVA

White Blaze Outdoors  

Adventure Cycling.  Blue Ridge Bliss-Virginia (7 days) 

Explore Chick

             Women's Virginia Hiking and Survival (101) (4 Days)

Clinch Life Outfitters (St. Paul)  Scroll to bottom of page

The Clinch Coalition Guided Hikes  (Clinch Ranger District)

LEVISA ADVENTURES (Kayak.  Clinch Ranger District)

Squatchy  Adventures  (Scott County) Clinch River Class I 

Lick Mountain Excursions (May-Oct)  Wytheville. 

     They take you out on a easy trip on a SXS.  Views.  Picnics.

Cliffview Trading Post  (New River Valley)  Guided Horse.  

Southeast Mountain Guides

Rock Climbing at the Breaks Interstate Park

Mountain 2 Island 

RENTALS, LESSONS, & TOURS

Southern WV

Very Informative page on Outfitter Guides

New River Survival & Bushcraft 

Mountain State Overland Expeditions 

                  DISCOVR_X11 [ wv south - part one ]

                  DISCOVR_X12 [ wv south - part two ]

Adventure Appalachia  (Oak Hill)

Explore Chick

                    West Virginia Wild Weekend (4 Days)

ACE Adventure Resort (New River Gorge)

Arrowhead Bike Farm Mt. Bike Clinic and Guided Tours (Fayetteville)

Appalachia Made Co  ATV Tours  (Williamson/Near KY)

Greenbrier Outfitters (White Sulphur Springs)

Stand up Paddle Boarding

Falconry

Flatwater Kayaking

Mountaineer Experience

Appalachian Boarding Company (Surf/SUP/long board)

Hatfield & McCoy Airboat Tours (Matewan) CRDRT

WV ATV Rentals  (Mercer County)

River Expeditions (Oak Hill)

Horseback

Rock Climbing

Bike (not sure if this is guided or not)

Pipestem Adventures (next to Pipestem Resort State Park, northeast of Princeton)

Mt. Bike

Rock Climbing and Rappeling

Horse

White Water Rafting

Zip Line

Eastern KY

Kentucky Whitewater Rafting and Kayaking

Breaks Interstate Park

Russell Fork White Water Rafting (Elkhorn City)

Explore Chick

Red River Gorge Backpacking Workshop (2 Days)

SUP Kentucky

Cumberland Fall Paddle Board Adventures

Grayson Lake Paddle Boarding Adventure

Red River Gorge Underground Cavern Glow

Southeast Mt. Guides

Climbing & Rappelling.  Red River Gorge, KY

 

 

Pikeville Tourism

Hatfield & McCoy Feud Guide for your Motorcoach

Trailblazers Outfitters 

(Single Track & SXS Guided Tours)

Kentucky Rock & Adventure Guides (Facebook)

Just Kik-N-It Ranch (Livingston)

Horseback

Jenny Wiley State Resort Park (Prestonsburg)

    Guided Elk Tours. September to early March 

Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park (Buckhorn)

    Guided Elk Tours.  Fall or Winter

Cave Run Lake Kayak Adventures (Morehead)

Letcher County Guided Tours (to schedule a tour call 606-634-1814)

   They offer pre-planned tours, but never found any info)

Rockcastle Outdoor Company (Livingston.  Open seasonally May-Sept)

    Paddle Board (SUP)

    Motorcycle, and Dual Sport

    SXS

H&M Stable in Pikeville

    Summer Horse Camp (call 606-794-9881)

    Paddle & Saddle Package.  April 1st-Oct 31st.  (call )606-794-9881

Leave No Trace Adventures

     Driving Adventures

     Hiking Adventures 

 

The Gorge Underground

     Kayak

     Boat

     Crystal Kayak

     SUP

 

Triple R Ranch Outfitters (must bring your own horse)

Barthell Coal Mining

Barthell Coal Mining Camp Tours (Sterns)

Big South Fork Scenic Railway (Sterns.  Takes you to the Barthell Coal Mining Camp)

Lake Cumberland Excursions

Nature Reliance School (Southeast of Lexington)

One Day Hands on Workshops

Multi-Day Courses

 

 

Western NC

Outdoor Adventure Company (Asheville)

Whitewater Rafting

Whitewater Kayaking

Hikes

E-Bike

Find Outdoors (Brevard)

hiking and customized tours of Pisgah National Forest, DuPont State Forest, the Blue Ridge Parkway and anywhere in between. 

Blue Ridge Hiking Company (Asheville)

Day Hikes

Overnight Trips

Wahoo Adventures

Wahoo Adventures  Caving

Wahoo Adventures  Water Activities (Todd)

Nantahala Outdoor Center

          Nantahala River Rafting:  Fully Guided in North Carolina (Bryson City)

           Mountaintop Zine Line Tour (Bryson City)

                  Nantahala River Raft & Duck Rentals in North Carolina (Bryson City)   

            French Broad Rafting:  Half-Day Deluxe, with lunch (Marshall)  

            French Broad Rafting:  Full-Day Deluxe with lunch (Marshall)

Curtis Wright Outfitters (Weaverville/Asheville)

Falconary

Team Building

 

WildWater (Specials and Packages)

 

High Mountain Expeditions

White Water Rafting.

Tubing

Caving

Hiking
 

Elk Mountain Riding Company

River and Earth Adventures Rafting (Blowing Rock)

Whitewater Rafting

Caving

Interpreative 

Rock Dimensions (Blowing Rock) Climbing

Carolina Outfitters (Topton)

     Gem Mining

     Horse Riding

     Train Tours

     Little Tennessee River Floats

     Rafting

Headwaters Outfitters Outdoor Adventures (Brevard)

     Paddle and Overnight Camping Trips

     Tubing Adventures

     Guided Paddling

Snakeroot Ecotours (Mt. Mitchell.  Black Mountains)

     Guides

     

Endless Rivers Adventures (Nantahala Gorge)

     Group Adventures (White Water Rafting)

     Kayak Instruction & Work Shops

Guided hikes of Big Yellow are periodically offered with both TNC and the Southern Appalachian Highlands Conservancy (SAHC). If interested, please contact TNC at 828-350-1431 or SAHC at 828-253-005.

WildWater (Specials and Packages)

George L. in Asheville

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