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  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“great trip”(3 reviews)
“float”(5 reviews)
“tubes”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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155 Ellis Creek Rd, Reliance, TN 37369-6025
+1 423-338-8115
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

A group of four families and friends got together for an overnight camping trip at Hiwassee Outfitters. We booked two camp sites right beside each other and had no issues finding our spots. There was a fire pit location and everything marked out. We were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jjcpooh
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We rented the cabin on the property for the weekend and it was DIRTY. There was crackers molded on the window..Spider Webs everywhere...it was beyond dusty... and the floors were disgusting. Never again.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 850ellieb
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We came to Chattanooga to spend the Father's Day weekend and decided to float the Hiwassee River on Father's Day Sunday. We went with HO and it couldn't have been better, very easy sign up, quick tutorial, and off we go on the bus headed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank rulesnations
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Our trip was amazing. For starters the view was incredible, the staff was kind, and the whole experience was adventurous and fun! We did not get to camp this time, but everyone we saw looked like they were enjoying them selves. One of my favorite...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Devona S
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Good equipment, Friendly Staff at equipment issuance, good instructions to help you survive, safe and exillerating ride up to the put in, helpful staff at the put in... Poor job of controlling the Rain :-). Very Disappointed that the bathhouse was closed and restrooms were...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Fred F
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The people at Hiwassee are amazing to say the least. The facilities are accessable and clean, the employees were friendly and hospitable to say the least, the equipment was I'm great shape, and the river is shockingly gorgeous. If you are traveling anywhere near this...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Randall T
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We went on a Tuesday morning, several other people were there too, but not a crowd. Got us in,and on the river. Friendly folks, fair price for a raft. While at the store, tried to buy 8 bottles of water (cold), for 2 each. The...More

Date of experience: June 2017
2  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We had not been whitewater kayaking in a while, so we rented the inflatable kayaks. They are self-bailing and stable, so you are less likely to swamp or flip. With recent rains and the release of the water, the current was pretty fast. We had...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 12 October 2016

1st let me start by saying we've rafted with all of the companies in the area before multiple times, as we've been coming up here since the early 90's. I know it's at the end of their normal season but besides the Hiwassee River, everything...More

Date of experience: October 2016
4  Thank C K
Reviewed 7 September 2016

The guides and rental people are super smart and fun! We used the Hard SOT Kayaks and had an amazing run town the Hiwasee River. Took about 3.5 hours.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank bpollackov
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Barb T
2 September 2018|
Response from Kelly P |
Put in at the Dam and end at Webs store
Carol A
9 July 2018|
Response from Kelly P |
Water shoes, bathing suit, sunscreen and shirt if needed. We bring frozen water and reg water. Hot and sunny