Nantahala Outpost Information

Carolina Outfitters Rafting Outpost Building in the Nantahala Gorge

outpost.jpgCarolina Outfitters Outpost building is conveniently located only 1 mile west of the Nantahala River launch site where all of the rafts are put into the river. We’re just a short five minutes to the river! Our beautiful outpost is nestled in a little valley at the foot of the tall splendid Nantahala Mountains. Our comfortable outpost building offers restrooms and changing rooms for your convenience. Our gift shop offers a great selection of river t-shirts, caps, hats, river shoes, sunglasses, eyeglass holders, bath towels, and a variety of gifts and souvenirs. Wetsuit and bootie rentals are available at the store. Our photo center is on-site for viewing and purchase of rafting photos. Snacks and drinks are available for hungry rafters. We have plenty of free parking for your vehicle and easy access for group buses.

On-Site Facilities Include:

  • Restrooms
  • Changing Rooms
  • Gift & T-Shirt Shop
  • Snacks & Drinks
  • Picnic Tables & grills
  • Pre-Trip Instruction Pavilion
  • Free Parking
  • Photo Center
  • Wet-Suit and Bootie Rentals

Activities Available for Reservations at Carolina:

  • Whitewater rafting on Nantahala River
  • Whitewater rafting on Ocoee River
  • Whitewater rafting on Cheoah River
  • Gemstone Mining Adventures
  • Fly Fishing Trips
  • Horseback Riding
  • Zip Line Tours
  • Great Smoky Mountain Railway Tours