GEORGIA MOUNTAINS WHITEWATER RAFTING AND TUBING
You can go tubing on Mountaintown Creek at the cabin.
Above pictures taken at River Spirit cabin rental in Ellijay Georgia - Blue Ridge Mountains of Georgia
Try tubing on the Coosawattee River with Coosawattee River Tubing Company, located in the Eagle Mountain General Store at the Eagle Mountain entrance of the Coosawattee River Resort in Ellijay, Georgia. Enjoy a fun-filled 2-1/2 hour inner tube float down the Coosawattee River in the North Georgia Mountains.
$10.00 per person includes a tube, a life vest, and shuttle service to and from the river, changing rooms. Although reservations are optional. call to guarantee your tubing trip during the busy season.
They offer kayak rentals, fly-fishing clinics.
If you are planning on being in Ellijay on the weekend, join them on the weekend evenings for one of many special events. They are having lots of fun things happening at the Eagle Mountain General Store. There will be special events like Pickin' on the Porch, Movies Under the Stars, marshmallow roasts, and much more! Visit our Special Events section on the General Store website to see the latest weekend happenings.
Picture taken at River Majesty
Cartecay River Experience
Kayaking and Tubing daily
2400 Highway 52 east at Highway 515
Open Everyday! Open year round.
Cartecay River Experience is a brand new Kayak and Tube Rental Company on the Cartecay River in Ellijay, Georgia.
Thry offer river guides and lessons with advance reservations.
Brand New Safe and FUN Equipment and Gear!
Make a day out of it. Lots of well maintained space along the river for picnics, bocce ball, playing and relaxing in their hammocks.
Have your Birthday Party, Reunion, or team building event here with Cartecay River Experience.
Boogie Rivers Tubing Company
Enjoy a tubing trip with your friends, family or group at Boogie Rivers Tubing Company where they offer a 1½ hour float and a 3½ hour float.
Cartecay Water Shed
Year round provides, in addition to rentals, shuttle service, guides and instruction. They are the original company who fisrt offered tubing on the Cartecay River. Cartecay Water Shed
Access to the Cartecay River is upstream on Lower Cartecay Road off Highway 52 east in Ellijay. The float trip is 2.5 miles, on the Cartecay River until you take out at the Blackberry Falls covered bridge at Blackberry Mountain. The locations offer easy in and out access to the Cartecay River.
During the summer, tubing is a fun family activity on the Cartecay River in Ellijay.
Many opportunities and adventures are available for whitewater rafting, canoeing, kayaking and tubing in the North Georgia Mountains. Of course, River Deep Mountain High, is on Mountaintown Creek so there is no need to go far from your Ellijay cabin rental for whitewater tubing and floating fun. However, if you desire to seek out other rivers, there are many rivers and streams in the North Georgia Blue Ridge Mountains. For a thrilling adventure, we recommend an exciting whitewater rafting trip on the Ocoee River just a short drive away.
OCOEE RIVER RAFTING
The Ocoee River, located in Tennessee, only 12 miles outside of Blue Ridge, Georgia, was the site of the 1996 Olympics at the Ocoee Whitewater Center for kayaking and canoe events and continues to host numerous events, instruction, demonstrations and competitions. It's worth a visit to the Ocoee Whitewater Center to see all the exciting whitewater action. Guided whitewater rafting trips and kayaking for the experienced on Class III and IV rapids are available and will give you a thrill-seeking ride on the Ocoee River, spectacular scenery and possibly a cooling spray on a hot sultry summer days. The Toccoa River that flows through Blue Ridge Georgia becomes the Ocoee River at the Tennessee state line. Water releases from the Tennessee Valley authority provide for rafting on the Ocoee River but water releases are limited and sceduled. Plan ahead to book your whitewater rafting trip on the Ocoee River.
NANTAHALA RIVER RAFTING NORTH CAROLINA
The Nantahala River is another whitewater rafting option 90-120 minute drive.
CHESTATEE AND ETOWAH RIVER
A short drive east of Ellijay to Dahlonega will take you to the Chestatee and Etowah Rivers for canoing, kayaking and tubing trips with Appalachian Outfitters.
North Georgia Blue Ridge Mountains Georgia Cabins located in Ellijay, Georgia
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